277. Bridging the Gulf between Guidelines and Clinical Practice in Hepatitis C
Sunday, October 11, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Room: 29--ABCD

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe patient groups that would benefit from additional data to help guide their hepatitis C treatment
  • examine barriers that result in the rationing of hepatitis C treatment to specific patient groups
  • discuss ways to improve access to care and treatment for patients with hepatitis C

Target Audience: Public health practitioners, Nurses, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Clinicians

Tracks: HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Camilla Graham, MD, MPH, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Stacey Trooskin, M.D., Drexel University College of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours (0.125 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-15-205-L02-P


C. Graham, None

S. Trooskin, Gilead Sciences: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee and Research grant

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