Presentation 1: Hepatitis C Virus Evaluation and Management: How the Paradigm has Shifted, presented by Michelle Hughes, MD, Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, URMC.
Presentation 2: Acute Pancreatitis: Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy at URMC, presented by John W. Miller Jr., MD, Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, URMC.
At the conclusion of Presentation 1 participants should be able to:
1. Understand the current state of hepatitis C infection in the United States.
2. Define associated morbidity and mortality associated with untreated HCV infection and general concepts of treatment.
At the conclusion of Presentation 2 participants should be able to:
1. Identify the biomarkers and clinical features that are associated with worse prognosis in acute pancreatitis.
2. Initiate appropriate bolus and maintenance IV fluid infusions in patients with acute pancreatitis.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tuesday, January 22 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Whipple Auditorium, 2-6424