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9th Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Conference

The Purpose of the Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Conference is to provide education on hepatology and transplant issues and topics.

This is a comprehensive, region-wide conference for RNs, CRNPs, CPNPs, GI Nurses, Transplant Coordinators, Primary Care Nurses, School Nurses, Nursing Students and Insurance Case Managers.


Program Details

DATE: November 3, 2017
TIME: 7:30am – 3:30pm
LOCATION: Chemical Heritage FoundationDirections
314 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

8:15 am           Welcome and Introductions – Program Co-Chairs
8:30 am           TOPIC 1: Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Adults, Dr. Dina Halegoua-De Marzio- Jefferson University Hospital
9:30 am           TOPIC 2: Nutrition, Carlene Bowen RD, LDN, CNSC- Jefferson University
10:15 am         Break
10:30 am         TOPIC 3: Opioid Update, Jose Benitez, MSW- Prevention Point
11:15 am         TOPIC 4: HBV/HCV Update meds and trends, Dr. Jonathan Fenkel, Jefferson University
12:00 pm         Lunch Provided
12:45 pm          TOPIC 5: Public Health response to Hepatitis and City Update: Jack.Hildick-Smith, Phila Health Dept
1:30pm            TOPIC 6: Liver Cancer, Dr. Antonio Di Carlo, Temple University Hospital
2:15:                  BREAK
2:30pm            TOPIC 7: Liver Dialysis Temple, Dr. Sunil Karhadkar, Temple University Hospital
3:15 pm           Evaluation