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New Treatments in Chronic Liver Disease

Join us in-person March 18-19, 2023 in San Diego or via our live virtual stream!

This course is a comprehensive yet concise program for updating physicians on commonly encountered problems in the treatment of liver diseases.

Conference Location

San Diego Mission Bay Resort

1775 E Mission Bay Drive

San Diego, California 92109

Discounted rooms will be available

Conference Overview

This conference will review the latest medications and therapies in liver treatment and transplantation. The results of trials and real-world data using oral drugs to treat chronic viral hepatitis B and C, non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases, primary biliary cirrhosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, hepatocellular carcinoma and complications of end-stage liver disease including thrombocytopenia will be reviewed in detail. New Treatments in Chronic Liver Disease is a comprehensive yet concise program for updating physicians on these and other commonly encountered problems in the treatment of liver diseases.

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess AASLD guidelines on viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis and reproductive health, and chronic liver disease.
  • Review vascular disorders and coagulation management principles for patients with chronic liver disease.
  • Summarize guidelines on NAFLD (AGA), DILI and hemochromatosis (ACG) and non-invasive markers of fibrosis (EASL).
  • Evaluate drugs in development for PBC and PSC.
  • Employ strategies for treating and managing ascites and hepatorenal syndrome.
  • Describe advances in HCC therapy and management of acute-on-chronic liver disease.

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians

Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


ABIM MOC Points

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

 

For the purpose of re-licensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for attendance at structured learning activities offered by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

 

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certified Program (AANPCP) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

 

Physician Assistants

NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.


Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry. In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, a complete list of commercial support received will be provided to all learners who participate in the continuing education activity. For more information: www.accme.org/standards

 

Cultural & Linguistic Competency and Implicit Bias

This activity is designed to include curriculum addressing the topics of cultural and linguistic competency (CLC) and implicit bias (IB) in compliance with California Business and Professions (B&P) Code Section 2190. All those involved in the planning and execution of this activity have been asked to identify and discuss issues relevant to the topics being covered. In addition, a variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency and implicit bias. A resource document can be downloaded from the Conference Details section above.

Event details

Location
1775 E Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
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Date and time
Sat, Mar 18, 2023 at 7 am to

Sun, Mar 19, 2023 at 12 pm