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39th Annual Update in Gastroenterology and Hepatology for the Primary Care Provider
November 2 - November 3
This national conference is designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, specialty physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and pharmacists.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
-Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH): Learners will demonstrate understanding of NAFLD/NASH epidemiology, diagnosis of NAFLD/NASH, and treatment options available.
-Liver Cancer: Learners will understand the liver cancer screening guidelines for patients with chronic liver disease to diagnose liver cancer at an early stage and the various treatment paradigms that exist for the liver cancer.
-Chronic Hepatitis C (CHC): Learners will become familiar with the new CHC treatment regimens and which one to use for each given case of CHC.
-Recurrent Clostridium Difficile Infection: Learners will understand how to diagnose recurrent C. diff infection and prescribe the correct antibiotic regimen to treat recurrent infection.