Agenda Chronic Liver Disease 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

12:30 p.m.

Registration


1 p.m.

Welcome & Introduction

Paul Pockros, MD


1:10 p.m.

Update on HCV Diagnostics

Paul Pockros, MD


1:40 p.m.

Update on Current Therapy with All-Oral Regimens

Paul Pockros, MD


2:40 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits


3 p.m.

Cirrhosis and Post-Transplant

Catherine Frenette, MD


4:20 p.m.

Case Presentation, Discussion and Q&A


  • Selection of Treatment
  • Cirrhosis: Who to Treat
  • Special Populations


Yuki Rosenkoetter, PA-C, MPAS


5 p.m.

Adjourn

Saturday, March 10, 2018

7:30 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits


8 a.m.

Welcome & Introduction

Paul Pockros, MD


CHRONIC VIRAL HEPATITIS

Moderator: Paul Pockros, MD


8:15 a.m.

WILLIAM S HAUBRICH MEMORIAL LECTURE

What You Need to Know About Hepatitis E

Rajender Reddy, MD


9 a.m.

Update of Guidelines for Treatment of HCV

Paul Pockros, MD


9:45 a.m.

Use of Transient Elastography in Chronic Viral Hepatitis

Joseph Lim, MD


10:30 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits


11 a.m.

HBV-Update and Guidelines

Tram Tran, MD


DEBATE

Should We Be Transplanting HCV-infected Organs into Uninfected Patients?


11:45 a.m.

Yes

Rajender Reddy, MD


11:50 a.m.

No

Joseph Lim, MD


Noon

Panel Discussion

Joseph Lim, MD

Rajender Reddy, MD

Tram Tran, MD


12:30 a.m.

Lunch


NASH, PBC, PSC AND ALD

Moderator: Bahar Madani, MD


1 p.m.

NAFLD / NASH

Kris Kowdley, MD


1:45 p.m.

PBC, PSC

Christopher Bowlus, MD


2:30 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits


3 p.m.

AIH and DILI

John Vierling, MD


DEBATE

Should all Potential NASH Patients be Biospied?


3:45 p.m.

Yes

Kris Kowdley, MD


3:50 p.m.

No

Christopher Bowlus, MD


4 p.m.

Panel Discussion

Kris Kowdley, MD

Christopher Bowlus, MD

M. John Vierling, MD


4:30 p.m.

Adjourn

Sunday, March 11, 2018

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast & View Exhibits


ESLD, TRANSPLANTATION, HCC

Moderator: Catherine Frenette, MD


8 a.m.

Hepatic Encephalopathy: What You Need to Know about Driving

Norman Sussman, MD


8:45 a.m.

Liver Transplantation: What has Changed in 2018

Rajender Reddy, MD


9:30 a.m.

Incidental Liver Lesions: When to Relax, When to Follow Up, and When to Panic

Catherine Frenette, MD


10:15 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits


DEBATE

When Should We Call Palliative Care for the ESLD patient?


10:30 a.m.

Frequently

Rajender Reddy, MD


10:45 a.m.

Never

Norman Sussman, MD


11 a.m.

Panel Discussion

Catherine Frenette, MD

Rajender Reddy, MD

Norman Sussman, MD


11:45 a.m.

Adjournment