HCV and COVID-19: Impact of Overlapping Pandemics

Join Dr. Ricardo Franco, in a live, interactive, CME/CPE-certified Webinar as he provides an update on the impact of COVID-19 on HCV care and HCV elimination efforts.


Program Overview (5 mins)

Update on the Latest Data and Recommendations (30-35 mins)

  • Interplay between COVID-19 and HCV
  • Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on access to HCV care

Question and Answer Session (5-10 mins)


Date / Time
Event Details


Ricardo Franco, MD

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge and competence of learners on topical clinical challenges in the care of viral hepatitis.

Target Audience
This program is intended for physicians, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers who provide care for patients with viral hepatitis.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Develop strategies to improve HCV screening, diagnosis, linkage to care, and cure rates in diverse populations
  • Apply best practices in the use of current HCV regimens
  • Provide optimal HBV care based on available treatment options and expert guidelines


Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) 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.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Continuing Pharmacy Education

CCO designates this continuing education activity for 0.75 contact hours (0.075 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - JA4008176-0000-20-089-L01-P.

Type of Activity: Knowledge

Upon successfully completing the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant 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 CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.