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University of Arizona Medical Center Liver Educational Conference

>>>Sponsored by Genentech, this Liver Educational Conference provides an opportunity for attendees to learn more about liver disease from medical professionals!

September 12th, 2012 (5:30 pm - 8:30 pm) - $No Fee

Contact: Shari Ordog (Email)
Phone: 866-953-1800(Fax: 602-953-1806) | Register

Hosted by American Liver Foundation
University of Arizona Medical Center (UAMC) - Directions
1515 N. Campbell Ave.
Kiewit Auditorium The University of Arizona Cancer Center (South-East entrance)
Tucson, AZ 85724


This FREE Liver Educational Conference is held annually and provides an opportunity for attendees to ask questions of the speakers. It is designed to assist patients, their families, caregivers and other parties in learning more about:

· Liver Disease and practical information on how to cope with the disease and its symptoms
· The latest advances in the treatment of liver disease


Liver Educational Conference

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
5:30 - 8:30 pm

The University of Arizona Medical Center
1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724

MEETING LOCATION
Kiewit Room – The University of Arizona Cancer Center (South-East entrance)


Attendees should RSVP to:

sordog@liverfoundation.org or 866-953-1800



AGENDA

5:30 – 6:00 pm
Registration, Light Refreshments, Vendor Displays

6:00 – 6:05 pm
Welcome and Introductions
American Liver Foundation Staff

6:05 – 6:50 pm
“Life style and Liver Disease”
Dr. Shahid Habib, MD, FCPS, MRCP
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Departments of Medicine and Surgery
Divisions of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

6:50 – 7:00 pm BREAK

7:00 – 8:30 pm
Transplanting the Liver, a Great Leap for Medicine
Dr. Abbas Rana, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery


The mission of American Liver Foundation is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.


Page updated: September 10th, 2012