- Changes in HCV Epidemiology
- Current Recommendations for First-line Treatment
- Recent Drug Approvals: Efficacy and Use
- Question and Answer Session
Date / Time
Jordan J. Feld, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto Centre for Liver Disease
Sandra Rotman Centre for Global Health
Nancy Reau, MD, FAASLD, AGAF
Chief, Section of Hepatology
Associate Director,Solid Organ Transplantation
Rush University Medical Center
Stefan Zeuzem, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Department of Medicine I
JW Goethe University Hospital
A series of live Webinars in which expert faculty review key data and provide perspectives on the impact of new developments in the care of patients with viral hepatitis.
The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ confidence and competence in incorporating best practices and emerging data into their patient care strategies for patients with viral hepatitis.
This program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with viral hepatitis.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Select appropriate regimens for treatment-naive HCV-infected patients based on study data and approved indications
- Pharmacists should be able to provide appropriate guidance on evolving best practices in viral hepatitis management to patients and the treatment team
- Nurses should be able to provide counsel and support to patients and their families
Physician Continuing Medical Education
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 Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Clinical Care Options, LLC. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Continuing Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity for .7 contact hour is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.
A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form.
Pharmacist Continuing Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for .75 contact hour (.075 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - 0809-9999-17-919-L01-P.
Type of Activity
Pharmacists have up to 30 days to complete the evaluation and claim credit for participation so that information can be submitted to CPE Monitor as required.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.