More Information on CME Session Presenters
Liver Symposium Medical Chair Dr. Rockford Yapp
"We need to take this seriously-liver disease affects 30 million Americans," explains Liver Symposium Chair Rockford Yapp, MD, of Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Digestive Health Services. "I believe that the upcoming Liver Symposium will serve as a critical resource for the general public, patients and healthcare professionals on proper diagnosis, new treatment options and wellness practices for liver disease patients."
CME Session Moderator Dr. Andrew Aronsohn
Opening Remarks Delivered By Dr. Donald Jensen
The program will open with a keynote speaker followed by a series of lectures presented by leading experts in liver disease. The program will also provide an opportunity for liver disease patients to participate in open discussions and question and answer sessions with top medical professionals.
Functions, preventative care, diet and medication and your liver. Get to know the second largest organ in your body and build on your current knowledge.
Identifying risk factors, transmission, and the progression of this disease. Understanding different genotypes and what that means for patients.
We will discuss navigating the new world of HCV treatment, how to talk to your doctor about your options, and what the future holds for access to new therapies.
Small-group Q&A sessions with top physicians on the American Liver Foundation Great Lakes Division's Medical Advisory Committee.