Science in the City: New Treatments for HCV and Update on Evolving Therapies for Other Liver Diseases

Event Date
November 16, 2013

Event Time
7:30AM - 4:00PM

Location
The Mount Sinai Medical Center-Goldwurm Auditorium 1425 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10029 (at 98th Street)

Requires Registration
Yes

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Description

PROGRAM GOALS
The goal of this program is to provide a comprehensive update on the current management and future research directions in liver disease for Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists, Internists, and other Allied Health Professionals involved in the care of patients with liver disease.

Program Objectives
At the conclusion of the conference, participants should be able to:
• Describe advances in the field of liver diseases presented at major liver meetings throughout 2013
• Review advances in the treatment of Hepatitis C, with real world data and upcoming drugs
• Summarize the treatment of HCC and advances in the field
• Present new information on advances in liver transplantation including the use of DAA’s

Who Should Attend?
This course is specifically designed for: Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists and Internists, Family Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, House Staff, and Medical Students.
Registration Information
Before 11/01/13 After 11/01/13
Practicing Physician $200 $225
Affiliated Faculty and other Allied Health Professionals $125 $150
Fellows* and Residents* $50 $75
- “All *indicated registrations are required to fax a letter of verification from Department Chairman/Chief-of-service to 646-537-9203 or a emailed copy of badge identification to cme@mssm.edu”

Accreditation
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Meeting Location
Goldwurm Auditorium, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1425 Madison Avenue (98th Street & Madison Avenue)
New York, NY 10029

Parking is available on East 99th Street between Madison and Park Avenues.
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Faculty Disclosure
It is the policy of Icahn School of at Medicine Mount Sinai to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency, and scientific rigor in all CME-sponsored educational activities. All faculty participating in the planning or implementation of a sponsored activity are expected to disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships and to assist in resolving any conflict of interest that may arise from the relationship. Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience of their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices. This information will be available as part of the course material.

Special Needs
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is in full compliance with provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and is accessible for individuals with special needs. If you would like to attend this conference and require any special needs or accommodations please contact The Page and William Black Post-Graduate School at 212.731.7950.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be confirmed in writing to The Page and William Post-Graduate School by November 01, 2013 for tuition refund. An administrative fee of $50 will be retained. No refunds will be made on cancellations after this date or for "no shows".

Additional Conference Information
The Page and William Black Post-Graduate School
Phone: 212.731.7950
email: cme@mssm.edu