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Add to Calendar 2022-08-08 08:00:00 2024-12-31 23:59:00 Transplant Hepatology Board Review Course This course helps prepare physicians for American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Pediatrics certification and maintenance of certification exams in transplant hepatology and pediatric transplant hepatology, led by hepatology and transplant medicine experts. Irving, TX 75039 United States AASLD alonzo.tolver@boldrstrategy.com America/New_York public

Course Description / Need Statement

This course will help prepare physicians for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification and maintenance of certification (MOC) exam in transplant hepatology and pediatric transplant hepatology as it reflects the updated ABIM/ABP Transplant Hepatology Certification Exam blueprint. Designed for ABIM/ABP Transplant Hepatology exam preparation, high yield clinical topics will be presented by leaders in the field of hepatology and transplant medicine.

Program Chairs

  • Janice Jou, MD, MHS
  • Ryan M. Taylor, MD, FAASLD
  • Amy Taylor, MD

Registration

Conference registration will open at 9am ET on Wednesday, June 29, 2022.

conference format

The OnDemand conference will have pre-recorded presentations from the experts with practice MOC test questions proceeding each section. Additional supplemental materials will be available on the conference platform.

Continuing Education

  • Continuing Medical Education (CME): 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • ABIM Maintenance of Certification: 14.00 ABIM MOC Points
  • ABP Maintenance of Certification: 14.00 ABP MOC Points

 

MoNDAY, AUGUST 8, 2022

Session I

  • Introduction 
    Janice Jou, MD, MHS
  • Metabolic and Genetic Diseases 
    Mark W. Russo, MD, MPH, FAASLD
  • Cholestatic and Autoimmune Liver Diseases 
    Ryan M. Taylor, MD, FAASLD
  • Hepatitis A, B, C, D, E Virus Infection: Pre- and Post-Liver Transplantation 
    Joseph K. Lim, MD, FAASLD 
  • Liver Disease in the Pregnant Patient
    Monika Sarkar, MD, MAS 
  • Acute Liver Failure and the Liver ICU Patient
    Jody C. Olson, MD
  • Alcohol-associated Liver Disease 
    Jessica L. Mellinger, MD 
  • Portal Hypertension 
    Elizabeth C. Verna, MD, MS 
  • Selection and Evaluation for Transplantation
    Scott W. Biggins, MD, MAS, FAASLD
  • Nutritional Support in Patients with Cirrhosis
    Jennifer Cindy Lai, MD

MoNDAY, AUGUST 8, 2022

Session II

  • Liver Transplantation 101 for the Hepatologist and Perioperative Complications
    Shareef Syed, MBChB 
  • Donor Selection
    Debra L. Sudan, MD
  • Transplant Immunology
    Josh Levitsky, MD, MS, FAASLD 
  • Immunosuppression and Rejection
    Josh Levitsky, MD, MS, FAASLD 
  • Liver Transplantation for Cholangiocarcinoma and Other Tumors 
    Laura M. Kulik, MD 
  • Liver Transplantation for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) 
    Mary E. McCarthy Rinella, MD, FAASLD 

MoNDAY, AUGUST 8, 2022

Session III

  • HCC and Post-Transplant Malignancy 
    Amit G. Singal, MD, MS, FAASLD 
  • Post Liver Transplant Infectious Complications
    Peter Chin-Hong, MD 
  • Recurrence of Disease After Liver Transplantation 
    Scott E. Naugler, MD, FAASLD 
  • Long Term Complications Post Liver Transplant
    Scott E. Naugler, MD, FAASLD 
  • Potpourri and Ethics and Statistics
    Mark W. Russo, MD, MPH, FAASLD 

MoNDAY, AUGUST 8, 2022

Session IV

  • Pediatric Liver Transplant and Hepatoblastoma
    Gregory M. Tiao, MD
  • Biliary Atresia, Pediatric Acute Liver Failure and Growth Failure
    Amy Taylor, MD
  • Pediatric Metabolic Genetic Disorders 
    Binita M. Kamath, MBBChir

REGISTRATION PRICING

Member - $350
Non-Member - $540
Any physician, scientist, or researcher with doctoral-level training who is not employed by Industry (pharma/device/etc.)
Trainee & Associate Member -  $200
Trainee & Associate Non-Member -  $260
Any physician, scientist or researcher in a training program as certified by the director of their training program. This category also includes, but is not limited to, the degrees of MS, NP, PA, RN, and other related or comparable degrees.
Student Member - $90
Student Non-Member - $115
Industry - $775

REGISTRATION CANCELLATION POLICY

 

Requests for cancellations must be submitted in writing to meetings@aasld.org

 

Cancellations received through July 26, 2022 at 11:59M are subject to a 25% cancellation fee.

Cancellations received July 27, 2022 and after are non-refundable.

Credits Offered

Continuing Medical Education (CME): 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC): 14.00 Points
ABP Maintenance of Certification (MOC): 14.00 Points

Accreditation and Designation Statements

Continuing Medical Education (CME) 

The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AASLD designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 14.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.  It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 14.00 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC points.

Claiming CME Credits and MOC Points

Claiming CME Credits

Physicians and other health care professionals seeking AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for this live continuing medical education activity must complete an evaluation by Thursday, September 15. A link to the CME evaluation will be emailed to attendees after the meeting.

Claiming MOC Points

Physicians seeking ABIM and/or ABP MOC points must complete the electronic CME and MOC evaluation by Thursday, September 15.  Requests for MOC after this date will not be honored.  The MOC evaluation is included in the CME evaluation.

MOC Points will be reported to the ABIM and ABP by the end of September 2022 for attendees who successfully complete the MOC evaluation.

Needs Statement

This course will help prepare physicians for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification and maintenance of certification (MOC) exam in transplant hepatology and pediatric transplant hepatology as it reflects the updated ABIM/ABP Transplant Hepatology Certification Exam blueprint. Designed for ABIM/ABP Transplant Hepatology exam preparation, high yield clinical topics will be presented by leaders in the field of hepatology and transplant medicine.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners will be able to:

Review the core concepts as recommended by the ABIM Blueprint for the Transplant Hepatology Board exam
Diagnose, manage, and treat hepatobiliary disorders for the pediatric and adult population
Review key concepts and management of patients before, during and after liver transplantation

Target Audience

  • Hepatologists
  • Fellows/ Trainees
  • Gastroenterologists
  • Physician Assistants
  • Surgeons

This activity was planned in the context of the following ACGME/IOM/IPEC competencies:

Patient Care and Procedural Skills           
Provide Patient-centered Care
Medical Knowledge
Work in Interdisciplinary Teams
Roles/Responsibilities
Practice-based Learning and Improvement         
Employ Evidence-based Practice

The OnDemand 2020 AASLD Transplant Hepatology Board Review Course was released on August 15th and is available in AASLD’s educational portal, LiverLearning® until December 31, 2022. Register for / view the OnDemand Course.

COURSE DESCRIPTION / NEED STATEMENT

This course helps prepare physicians for American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Pediatrics certification and maintenance of certification exams in transplant hepatology and pediatric transplant hepatology, led by hepatology and transplant medicine experts. For any liver care provider, this course is a great refresher and comprehensive, up-to-date review of liver transplant patient management.

PROGRAM CHAIRS

  • Janice Jou, MD, MHS
  • Ryan M. Taylor, MD
  • Mark W. Russo, MD, MPH, FAASLD

CONTINUING EDUCATION

  • Continuing Medical Education (CME): 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC): 9.25 ABIM MOC Points
  • ABP Maintenance of Certification (MOC): 9.00 ABP MOC Points