Agenda


State-of-the-Art Evening Lecture
World Trade Center Seattle
Friday, April 27, 2018

5:30 p.m.
Check-in
6:00 p.m.

Hepatitis B from a Global and WHO Perspective: Implications for the Asia-Pacific
Anna S-F. Lok, M.D.

7:00 p.m.
Reception
8:00 p.m.
Adjourn

Full-Day Conference
Bell Harbor International Conference Center
Saturday, April 28, 2018

7:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:40 a.m.

Introduction, Overview of Course Objectives
Kris V. Kowdley, M.D.

7:45 a.m.

Emil Jobb Memorial Lecture
Chronic Hepatitis B: Prospects for a Cure

Anna S-F. Lok, M.D.

8:45 a.m.

Hepatitis C: State of the Art
Paul Y. Kwo, M.D.

9:05 a.m.

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Kris V. Kowdley, M.D.

9:25 a.m.

Case Presentation: NASH
Questions & Discussion

Presenter | Moderator: Erik M. Ness, M.D.
Faculty Panel: Drs. Kowdley and Mukhtar

10:15 a.m.
Break
10:30 a.m.

Cholestatic Liver Disease
Erik M. Ness, M.D.

10:50 am

Acute Liver Failure
Oren K. Fix, M.D.

11:10 a.m.

Case Presentation: Acute Liver Failure Due to Hepatitis B
Questions & Discussion

Presenter | Moderator: Anne M. Croghan, ARNP
Faculty Panel: Drs. Fix, Ness, Kwo and Lok

Noon
Lunch
12:45 p.m.

Liver Transplant Update
Paul Y. Kwo, M.D.

1:05 p.m.

Liver Cancer: Assessment and Management Options
Nizar A. Mukhtar, M.D.

1:25 p.m.

Novel Treatment for Portal Hypertension
Nicholas J. Procaccini, M.D.

1:45 p.m.

Case Presentation: Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Novel Treatments
Questions & Discussion

Presenter | Moderator: Manan A. Jhaveri, M.D.
Faculty Panel: Drs. Landis, Mukhtar and Subramaniam

2:30 p.m.
Break
2:45 p.m.

Best of EASL: Non-Viral Liver Disease
Kris V. Kowdley, M.D.

3:05 p.m.

Best of EASL: Viral Hepatitis
Paul Y. Kwo, M.D.

3:25 p.m.

Wrap-up
Questions & Discussion

Moderator: Kris V. Kowdley, M.D.

4:15 p.m.
Adjourn