Inflammatory diseases of the liver II: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and hemochromatosis 10.22.19

October 22, 2019

Overview of Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and hemochromatosis

 

 

Learning Objectives

 

Learning Objective: Participants will be able to better determine what NAFLD is and why it is clinically important, how it can be diagnosed and staged, and current management.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/03/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
Event starts: 
10/22/2019 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
10/22/2019 - 8:00pm

6:30 pm: Welcome and Introduction of Speaker by APP Counsel

6:40-7:40: Presenter - Dr. Vikrant Rachakonda

7:40-7:55: Questions

8:00: Adjourn

 

Disclaimer Statement

The information presented at this CME program represents the views and opinions of the individual presenters, and does not constitute the opinion or endorsement of, or promotion by, the UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center or Affiliates and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.  Reasonable efforts have been taken intending for educational subject matter to be presented in a balanced, unbiased fashion and in compliance with regulatory requirements. However, each program attendee must always use his/her own personal and professional judgment when considering further application of this information, particularly as it may relate to patient diagnostic or treatment decisions including, without limitation, FDA-approved uses and any off-label uses

Scaife Hall 1103
Pittsburgh , PA
United States

Dr. Vikrant Rachakonda – Hepatologist with the Center for Liver Diseases

Faculty Disclosure

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)

The University of Pittsburgh School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/03/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
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