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NASH SYMPOSIUM

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Presented by The Liver Institute

An educational program for primary care physicians in the DFW Metroplex to educate them about NASH and increase their awareness for this condition.

Venue: Pappas Bros, 10477 Lombardy Ln, Dallas, TX 75220
Date: April 9, 2020

Time :6:30-9:30pm

  • 6:30 PM Check-In and Reception
  • 7-9:00 PM Dinner & Presentation

This event is for physicians and physician extenders only.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Primary Care Perspective on NAFLD and NASH: Understanding the disease burden of NASH it pathophysiology and its hepatic and systemic complications and disease associations. - Michael Marshall, MD
  2. Epdemiology/Diagnosis/Complications of NASH: Identifying the patients at risk for progressive liver disease ( When and whom to refer) and a screening and diagnostic algorithm for NASH in the primary care network. - Ashwini Mehta, DO
  3. Treatment of NASH: Discussion of multidisciplinary management of NASH- current pharmacotherapy and investigational pharmacotherapy with discussion of mechanisms of action of medications and modalities - Parvez Mantry MD
  4. Dietary Counseling: Dietician based discussion of weight loss and providing nutritional counseling in the primary care office. - Laura Lesch RD

2 CME Credits Available

Cost for CME: $25 (invoice option available)

Registration
  • Price: $25.00
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