The Empire Liver Foundation is dedicated to increasing community awareness of liver disease, providing education to health care providers and patients, and providing guidance to those who make policy decisions influencing the practice and science of liver disease.

Hepatitis C Clinical Provider Training

9 Week Live Webinar Training Series
Starting Thursday May 9th from 4:30 - 5:30 PM EST

For MD, DO, NP, PA, RN and PharmD clinical providers
One hour of CME/CNE/CEU credit per webinar - Free

After this training, New York City providers will be eligible for a half-day clinical preceptorship at a leading liver clinic.

Please share this opportunity with colleagues!


Thursdays from 4:30 - 5:30 PM EST
May 9

Pre-Treatment Assessment                                    

David Wolf MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD - Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, Westchester Medical Center and Professor of Clinical Medicine, New York Medical College

May 16

Role of Resistance Testing & Drug-Drug Interactions 

Ayesha Zahiruddin, MD - Clinical Director of Hepatology, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System and Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

May 23

Treatment by Genotype 

Paul Gaglio, MD - Director of Hepatology Outreach, NY Presbyterian Hospital and Professor of Medicine (in Surgery), Columbia University
May 30

Overview of Fibrosis 

Ayse Aytaman, MD - Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, VA New York Harbor HCV Brooklyn and Clinical Professor of Medicine SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

June 6

Treatment of HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

Dost Sarpel, MD - Division of Infectious Disease, Viral Hepatology, Milford Regional Medical Center 

June 13

Treating People with Mental Health Conditions & Substance Use 

Jeffrey Weiss, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai and Director, REACH Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai 
June 18 (Tuesday - in partnership with HepCure)

Hep C Medication Coverage & Prior Authorization 

Susan Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CDE - Specialist Pharmacist, Northwell Health, Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver disease & Transplantation, Department of Internal Medicine
June 20

Monitoring Prior, During and After Treatment 

Arun Jesudian, MD - Director of Inpatient Liver Services, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
June 27

Management of Advanced and Complicated Disease 

Harmit Kalia, DO - Transplant Hepatologist, Associate Professor of Medicine, Montefiore-Einstein Liver Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine 
One hour of CME/CNE/CEU credit per webinar - after post-test
Webinars are recorded and can be viewed after the scheduled date.
For more information contact the Empire Liver Foundation
This training was made possible through funding provided by New York City Council, and was developed by the Empire Liver Foundation in partnership with the NYC Health Department.

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