8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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
In this lecture, we will review the epidemiology of Hepatitis C infection and discuss the current recommendations for treatment of Hepatitis C.
- Understand the epidemiology of Hepatitis C
- Know the case of care for patients with HCV infection
- Understand the basis for current direct-acting antivirals
725 Welch Road, Auditorium
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, West Bldg725 Welch Road, Auditorium
Palo Alto CA, 94304
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
The Stanford University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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