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 23rd Annual Norman Kretchmer, MD, PhD Endowed Lectureship.

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

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

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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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.

Planner and Faculty Disclosure to Learners

In accordance with the standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), all speakers, planners and/or persons who can influence the CME content must disclose to learners any relationships with commercial interests providing products or services that are relevant to the content of the presentation. The following individual(s) HAVE indicated the following relationships:

Speaker
William F. Balistreri, MD
Contracted Research: GILEAD, ABBVIE, MERCK

Planner
Bertil Glader, MD
Contracted Research: Agios

The following speakers, planning committee members and/or persons who can influence CME content have indicated they have NO relationships with commercial industry to disclose relevant to the content of this CME activity:

Course Director

Alan Schroeder, MD, Associate Chief for Research, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Planners

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Chair Department of Pediatrics
Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Stem Cell Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine
Neville H. Golden, MD, Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine
Lisa Chamberlain, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, General Pediatrics
Minnie Dasgupta, MD, Chief Resident, Pediatric Residency Program