AGENDA

Friday, March 11, 2022 

7:00 AM

Industry-Sponsored Event

8:00 AM

Welcome

8:05 AM

Keynote Address

Session I: Viral Hepatitis

Moderators: Ira Jacobson, MD and
Marcelo Kugelmas, MD

8:30 AM

Stop HCC Surveillance Selectively in Virologically Cured HCV Patients with Advanced Fibrosis and Cirrhosis Pre-treatment

Catherine Frenette, MD and David Goldberg, MD, MSCE

8:50 AM

Hep B: Let’s Treat Everyone with Detectable HBV DNA!

Mindie Nguyen, MD, MAS and Tatyana Kushner, MD

9:10 AM

Hep D: HDV 2022 Update

Ben Da, MD

9:20 AM

Case Discussion: When Can We Stop Treatment with “Nucs” in HBV Patients?

Ira Jacobson, MD and Session I Faculty

9:35 AM

Q&A / Panel Discussion

10:00 AM

Break

Session II: Cholestatic Liver Disease & Chronic Liver Disease from Childhood

to Adulthood

Part I: Cholestatic Liver Disease

Moderator: Kimberly Brown, MD

10:30 AM

Primary Biliary Cholangitis: Practice Updates and New Treatments in Development

Kris Kowdley, MD 

 

10:50 AM

Stop the Itch! Managing Pruritis in Children and Adults with Cholestatic Liver Disease

Cynthia Levy, MD

11:10 AM

Case: Differential Diagnosis of Inherited

Cholestatic Disorders

Tamir Miloh, MD

11:20 AM

Q&A / Panel Discussion


Part II: Chronic Liver Disease from Childhood
to Adulthood

Moderators: Kimberly Brown, MD and Miriam Vos, MD, MSPH

11:30 AM

Wilson Disease: Diagnosis and Management Across the Age Spectrum

To be announced

11:50 AM

Minding the Gap:  Transitioning the Adolescent with Chronic Liver Disease Into an Adult Practice

Nitika Gupta, MD

12:10 PM

Case: Transition of Care

Naim Alkhouri, MD and Miriam Vos, MD, MSPH

 

12:20 PM

Q&A / Panel Discussion

Saturday, March 12, 2022 

7:00 AM

Industry-Sponsored Event (Non-accredited)

Sponsored by: Gilead Sciences

8:00 AM

Welcome

8:05 AM

Keynote Address

Session III: NASH

Moderator: Zobair Younossi, MD

Part I

8:30 AM

Awareness and Burden of Disease

Zobair Younossi, MD

8:40 AM

Interactive Panel Discussion

Panelists:

Alina Allen, MD; Kathleen Corey, MD, MPH; 
Fasiha Kanwal, MD, MSHS;
and Zobair Younossi, MD 

Part II

9:00 AM

Diagnostic and Prognostic Non-Invasive Tests

Mazen Noureddin, MD, MHSc

9:10 AM

Interactive Panel Discussion

Panelists:

Scott Friedman, MD; Rohit Loomba, MD, MHSc; 

Mazen Noureddin, MD, MHSc; and Zobair Younossi, MD

Part III

9:30 AM

Treatment: How Do We Treat Today, Tomorrow and in the Future?

Stephen Harrison, MD

 

9:40 AM

Interactive Panel Discussion

Panelists:

Manal Abdelmalek, MD, MPH; Kenneth Cusi, MD; 

Stephen Harrison, MD; and Zobair Younossi, MD

10:00 AM

Break

Session IV: Complications of Cirrhosis &

Portal Hypertension  

Moderators: Aijaz Ahmed, MD; Steven Flamm, MD; and Sammy Saab, MD

10:30 AM

Evaluating Patients for Covert Encephalopathy

and Management

Jasmohan Bajaj, MD

 

10:50 AM

Experience with Liver Transplant for Alcohol Hepatitis: Lessons Learned

Haripriya Maddur, MD

11:10 AM

TIPS:  When is the Appropriate Time to Use?

Justin Boike, MD, MPH

11:30 AM

HCC:  New Approaches to Management

Laura Kulik, MD

11:50 AM

Treating HRS: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Risks?Steven Flamm, MD and Robert Wong, MD

12:10 PM

Q&A / Panel Discussion

12:30 PM

Lunch Break

12:45 PM

Industry-Sponsored Event

12:30 PM

Lunch Break

12:45 PM

Industry-Sponsored Event