6th Annual Jefferson Liver Disease Symposium
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The 6th Annual Jefferson Liver Disease Symposium will feature a multi-disciplinary approach to the treatment and management of patients with a potpourri of liver diseases presenting to the office of the gastrointestinal specialist, primary care physician, internist, and mid-level practitioner. To provide a broad coverage of topics of interest, educational sessions during the conference will be organized into the following categories: hepatitis disorders and liver cancer, miscellaneous liver disorders, and finally liver failure and transplantation.
- Improving access to care: the evolving role of Telemedicine in a hepatology practice
- History of Hepatitis B and Road to a Cure
- Hepatocellular Carcinoma: 2020 Update on pharmacologic and loco-regional treatment
- Update in Drug-induced Liver Injury
- NASH Treatment: 2020 and beyond
- Acute Liver Failure: Current concepts
- What’s New in Liver Transplant Organ Allocation?
This course is designed for gastrointestinal specialists, primary care physicians, internists, surgeons and nurse practitioners/nurses who treat or manage patients with liver disorders.
For information regarding parking and directions please visit: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/maps-and-directions/center-city.html
Parking is available below the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building (entrance on 11th Street - past Jimmy John's Restaurant).
Additional parking can be found at the Jefferson Neurosciences Garage - 9th Street between Walnut & Locust Streets
Discounts are not available.
The nearest hotel to Thomas Jefferson University Campus is the Holiday Inn Express Midtown located at 1305 Walnut Street.
Holiday Inn Express Midtown
1305 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
Rates: $134 special hospital/university rate
No extra person charge. Includes complimentary breakfast, free access to wireless internet and onsite fitness center. Parking is $27 per day (with in and out privileges).
For additional hotels in the area, that also offer a Jefferson rate, please visit: http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/patients-and-visitors/center-city/hotels-and-lodging/
|FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER|
Professor of Medicine
College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, AZ, USA
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.
Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.
In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation of Credit
PHYSICIANS: Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NURSES: Nurses will be awarded 6.00 nursing contact hours.
OTHER PROFESSIONALS: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 6.00 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.
- 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 6.00 Attendance
- 6.00 CNE
Exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Marie Destin at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215-955-9116.
|Nurse/Other Health Professionals||$110|
|Jefferson Digestive Disease Network and Jefferson Health Physicians, Nurse and Other Health Professionals||$0|
|All Residents and Fellows||$0|
*Subject to verification.
|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.
NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.