Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1.  Describe the epidemiology of HCV in the US and locally.
2.  Describe the clinical manifestations and natural history of HCV.
3.  Recognize who to screen for HCV.
4.  Discuss the role of the primary care provider in HCV management.
5.  Review current HCV treatment guidelines .
6.  Discuss HCV treatment and prevention strategies in the primary care setting.
7.  Recognize must have HCV resources.
8.  Case discussions to tie it all together.

Faculty

Durane Walker, MD
Assistant Professor, UMMS-Baystate
Associate Fellowship Director and Resident Education Coordinator

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
 

Session date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
Mazzeo's Restaurant
1015 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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