State-of-the-Art Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)

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Monday, April 22, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

HCV disease management continues to rapidly advance. This special program provides small group, interactive, intensive and practical education for clinicians who wish to provide care for HCV-infected patients. 

Highlights include:

  • Screening and testing for HCV infection, and staging of liver disease for the non-hepatologist
  • A comprehensive, targeted  review of the treatment options for patients with HCV infection according to their HCV genotype, treatment experience and disease stage
  • Best practices for patient assessment, treatment, monitoring, side-effect management, and HCV care after cure (follow-up and cancer screening)
  • Evolving strategies for management of  HCV and HIV coinfection 
  • Guidance for managing persons with HCV and substance use disorders

Participants will leave with specific recommendations to improve the clinical care of people infected with HCV.