This program is intended for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and PAs in the field of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Primary Care, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine and more.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The Institute for Medical Studies and The American Liver Foundation. The Institute for Medical Studies is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Institute for Medical Studies designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurse Practitioners: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
PAs- The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to demonstrate the ability to:
- Understand the role of liver transplantation for the treatment of patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis.
- Assess the optimal timing of hepatitis C therapy in patients with decompensated cirrhosis listed for liver transplantation.