HCV Historic Perspective: How Did We Get Here?

Faculty:
Richard A. Manch, MD, FAASLD, FACP, FACG
Chief of Hepatology
Center for Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Media Used: Video and PowerPoint 

Time to Complete: 45 Minutes

Maximum Credits: .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Release Date: December 8th, 2016 at 1:44 PM

Expires on December 1st, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Categories: Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease, Primary Care

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Course Description

Original Release: 12/1/2016
Termination Date: 12/1/2018

Media Used | Video and PowerPoint

Cost | Free

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION: Registrants participate in the learning process by viewing the presentation, followed by a quiz and evaluation.
In order to earn credit, physicians must complete the entire educational activity before the termination date (see above).

Time to Complete | 45 Minutes
1) Watch the presentation
2) Take the quiz
3) Complete the evaluation

Maximum Credits | .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™  

Faculty:
Richard A. Manch, MD, FAASLD, FACP, FACG
Chief of Hepatology
Center for Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Audience |  This conference is designed for specialists (gastroenterology, hepatology, infectious disease), primary care practitioners (family and general practice, internal medicine), physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents and fellows, pharmacists, public health professionals and others who manage patients with Hepatitis C, and/or HCV/HIV co-infection.

Learning Objectives | After participating in this activity, learners will be able to: 
• List the major advances which lead to the discovery of the HCV virus
• Describe how HCV cure rates have improved over the past 25 years
• Detail the various behaviors thought to increase the prevalence of HCV infection (prior to its discovery in 1991)

Planned and Implemented by St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Activity Director
 | Dr. Richard A. Manch | Chief of Hepatology | Center for Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

Planning Committee: Richard A. Manch, MD | Justin Reynolds, MD

Disclosure Summary
The following disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial interests:
Richard A. Manch, MD | Honorarium/Expenses, Consultant and Speaker's Bureau: AbbVie, Bayer, BMS, Gilead Sciences, Intercept, Salix

The following disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with any commercial interest:
• Justin Reynolds, MD | Content Reviewer

Accreditation | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation |  St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

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  • HCV Historic Perspective: How Did We Get Here?