Hepatitis C: Treatment and Elimination

Every other Thursday, noon-1 p.m. PST

10/17/2019

This 16 session ECHO series will help build or improve systems of care that effectively treat hepatitis C in the primary care setting. Topics will include:

  • Diagnosis, screening, and treatment of hepatitis B & C
  • Identifying populations most at-risk for transmission of hepatitis C
  • Prevention of transmission and re-infection
  • Assessing fibrosis and cirrhosis
  • Designing a team-based care approach to hepatitis C treatment
  • Recognizing liver-related complications
*Accreditation: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, the Hepatitis C ECHO has met the requirements as a MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:
  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Psychiatry and Neurology

6/11/2020


Session/Title Date
0 - Zoom Practice Session (Attendance Optional) 10/10/2019
1 - Introductions 10/17/2019
2 - Basic epidemiology of hepatitis C and SUD 10/31/2019
3 - Treatment program overview 11/14/2019
4 - Diagnosis and screening of HCV, HBV 12/12/2019
5 - Fibrosis assessment of the liver 1/9/2020
6 - Basics of treatment for HCV 1/23/2020
7 - HCV treatment in special populations 2/6/2020
8 - What does cirrhosis look like? 2/20/2020
9 - Pharmacy and liver care 3/5/2020
10 - Hepatitis B treatment protocols 3/19/2020
11 - Treatment in PWIDs 4/2/2020
12 - Harm reduction 4/16/2020
13 - Treatment OUD/MUD 4/30/2020
14 - Reinfection detection and re-treatment 5/14/2020
15 - Hepatocellular carcinoma 5/28/2020
16 - When to refer to liver transplant 6/11/2020
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