Program Details

General Details

Session 1: June 17, 2021 6:30pm-8:30pm

Session 2: June 24, 2021 6:30pm-8:30pm

Faculty:

  • Session 1:
    • Dr. Mehment, Genc, Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Florida Health 
    • Dr. Tony Wren, University of Florida Health
    • Dr. Joe Morellu, University of Florida Health
    • Dr. Patrick Duff, University of Florida Health
  • Session 2:
    • Dr. Ali Zarrinpar, University of Florida Health
    • Dr. Alice Rhoton-Vlasak, University of Florida Health
    • Dr. Andreas Zori, University of Florida Health
    • Dr. Tony Gregg, University of Florida Health

Location

Virtual Program – Participants will receive program link upon registration. 

 

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and American Liver Foundation

 

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Abbvie

Target Audience: This activity is intended for Physicians, Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners engaged in the care of patients with Liver Disease

Co-Chairs: Dr. Ali Zarrinpar and Dr. Mehmet R. Genç, MD, Ph.D

Program Agenda

Introductions/Overview: 10 minutes at the beginning of each session and then Q & A 20 minutes after the last topic of each session.

Session 1: 6:30pm-8:30pm June 17th
Moderated by Dr. Mehmet Genc

Topic 1: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A:
Pregnancy-associated liver diseases: Presenters:

  1. Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy: Dr. Mehmet Genc
  2. Fatty liver of pregnancy: Dr. Tony Wen
  3.  Pre-eclampsia/HELLP syndrome: Dr. Tony Wen

Topic 2: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A
Liver masses and pregnancy – What is dangerous and what is not: Presenter: Dr. Joe Morelli (Zarrinpar confirmed)

  1.  Hepatic adenoma
  2. Focal nodular hyperplasia
  3. Hemangioma

Topic 3: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A
Hepatitis and pregnancy: Presenter: Dr. Patrick Duff

  1. Hepatitis C in HIV-positive women and concern for vertical transmission
  2. Hepatitis B

Session 2: 6:30pm-8:30pm June 24th
Moderated by Dr. Ali Zarrinpar

Topic 4: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A
Contraception and liver disease: Presenter: Alice Rhoton-Vlasak (Genc)

  1. Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy: Dr. Mehmet Genc
  2. Fatty liver of pregnancy: Dr. Tony Wen
  3.  Pre-eclampsia/HELLP syndrome: Dr. Tony Wen

Topic 5: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A
Autoimmune liver diseases and pregnancy: Presenter: Dr. Andreas Zori ( Dr. Zarrinpar)

  1. Autoimmune hepatitis
  2. Primary biliary cirrhosis
  3.  Primary sclerosing cholangitis

Topic 6: 20-minute presentation with 10 minute Q and A
Liver transplantation and pregnancy: Presenter:  Tony Gregg (Genc)