September 6 Sep 6
2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Friday Fri

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) - Hepatitis C - The Arc from Discovery to Cure

William F. Balistreri, MD - Cincinnati Children's

The Department of Pediatrics first Grand Rounds session of the 2019-20 academic year, presenting the Dr. Norman Kretchmer Memorial Lecture.

In this lecture, we will review the epidemiology of Hepatitis C infection and discuss the current recommendations for treatment of Hepatitis C

Session Description

In this lecture, we will review the epidemiology of Hepatitis C infection and discuss the current recommendations for treatment of Hepatitis C.

Education Goals

  • Understand the epidemiology of Hepatitis C
  • Know the case of care for patients with HCV infection
  • Understand the basis for current direct-acting antivirals

Location

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, West Bldg
725 Welch Road, Auditorium
Palo Alto, CA 94304
USA

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Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, West Bldg

725 Welch Road, Auditorium
Palo Alto CA, 94304
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Speaker

William F. Balistreri, MD


Dorothy M. M. Kersten Professor of Pediatrics

Director Emeritus, Pediatric Liver Care Center

Medical Director Emeritus, Liver Transplantation

Program Director Emeritus, Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology

Cincinati Children's


CME Credit

Accreditation

The Stanford University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

The Stanford University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Cultural and Linguistic Competency

California Assembly Bill 1195 requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency.  The planners and speakers of this CME activity have been encouraged to address cultural issues relevant to their topic area. The Stanford University School of Medicine Multicultural Health Portal also contains many useful cultural and linguistic competency tools including culture guides, language access information and pertinent state and federal laws. You are encouraged to visit the portal: http://lane.stanford.edu/portals/cultural.html

Contact Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education for CME credit transcript. Email Magna Patel, RSS Manager at magna@stanford.edu or stanfordcme@stanford.edu.