17th Annual Hepatology Symposium

High Impact Hepatology:
An Update from the Major Liver Meetings

Saturday, December 7th, 2019
Rizzo Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Jointly Provided by Mountain AHEC and the UNC Liver Center
Co-sponsored by UNC Eschelman School of Pharmacy

 

MAHECUNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Saturday, December 8

7:30am – 8:30am

Breakfast
Registration
Welcome and Introduction

8:30am – 8:55am

NASH Therapeutics and Novel Diagnostic Modalities
Sid Barritt, MD, MSCR

8:55am – 9:20am

Acute Liver Failure
Neil Shah, MD

9:20am to 9:45am

Drug Induced Liver Injury
Skip Hayashi, MD

9:45am – 10:10am

Radiographic abnormalities in the liver: the good, the bad and the ugly
Katrina Anne McGinty, MD

10:10am – 10:30am

Panel Discussion

10:30am – 11:00am

Break
Poster Viewing
Exhibits

11:00am – 11:25am

New and Improved Screening for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Amit Singal, MD

11:25am – 11:50am

Hepatitis B: I’m Still Here!
Jama Darling, MD

11:50am – 12:15pm

Opiate Use in Chronic Liver Disease
Andrew Moon, MD
Hepatology Fellow

12:15pm – 12:40pm

Panel Discussion

12:40pm – 1:00pm

Break/Lunch Pickup

1:00pm – 2:15pm

Case Discussion with Learning Lunch
UNC GI Fellows
2:15pm 2:30pm Discussion and Wrap Up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNC Faculty

 

A Sidney Barritt IV, MD, MSCR
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

 

Jama M Darling, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

 

Paul “Skip” H. Hayashi, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Medical Director of Liver Transplantation

 

Katrina Anne McGinty, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology
Department of Radiology

 

Neil Shah, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

 

Andrew Moon, MD
Hepatology Fellow
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Distinguished Guest Faculty

Amit Singal, MD, MS
David Bruton Jr. Professor in Clinical Cancer Research
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director of Liver Tumor Program
Clinical Chief of Hepatology
University of Texas Southwestern