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AGENDA

* Agenda & speakers are subject to change

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2021

6:30–7:00 AM

Breakfast and Visit Exhibits/Posters

 

7:00–7:45 AM

Independent Symposium (Non-Accredited) 

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Sponsored by: Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

 

7:45–8:15 AM

Break and Visit Exhibits/Posters

 

8:15–8:20 AM

Welcome Back

Nikolaos T. Pyrsopoulos, MD, PhD, MBA

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

SESSION IV

 

8:20–8:50 AM

Pre-Transplant Evaluation: How to Proceed

Michael Schilsky, MD

(Yale School of Medicine)

 

8:50–9:20 AM  

Primary Biliary Cholangitis: New Treatment Options

Marlyn Mayo, MD

(UT Southwestern Medical School )

 

9:20–9:50 AM

NASH: Current and Emerging Strategies

Zobair Younossi, MD

(Inova Health System)

 

9:50–10:20 AM

Hepatic Encephalopathy:

An Update on Diagnosis and Management

Nancy Reau, MD

(Rush Medical College )

 

10:20–10:40 AM              

Interactive Panel Discussion

10:40–10:55 AM                    

Break and Visit Exhibits/Posters

SESSION V

 

10:55–11:25 AM            

Hepatorenal Syndrome:

To Treat or NOT to Treat? And How?

Nikolaos T. Pyrsopoulos, MD, PhD, MBA

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

 

11:25–11:55 AM              

Wilson’s Disease Overview

Michael Schilsky, MD

(Yale School of Medicine)

11:55 AM–12:25 PM  

Liver Cancer: Still an Evolving Field!

Nikolaos T. Pyrsopoulos, MD, PhD, MBA

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

 

12:25–12:45 PM

Interactive Panel Discussion

 

12:45–1:15 PM

Luncheon

1:15–2:15 PM          

Independent Symposium (Accredited) 

New Advances in NASH Diagnostics and Prognostics

Zobair Younossi, MD

Chronic Liver Disease Foundation 

2:15–2:30 PM

Break and Visit Exhibits/Posters

SESSION VI

2:30–3:00 PM

C. diffICULT (still!)

Sushil Ahlawat, MD

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

 

3:00–3:30 PM

Colorectal Cancer Screening:

How to Maximize the Potential

Sushil Ahlawat, MD

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

 

3:30–4:00 PM

Minimally Endoscopic Approaches in 2022!

Michel Kahaleh, MD

(Rutgers New Jersey Medical School)

 

4:00–4:30 PM            

COVID-19 and Liver Disease: What Happened?

Nancy Reau, MD

(Rush Medical College)

 

4:30–4:50 PM

Interactive Panel Discussion

4:50–5:05 PM

Poster Awards and Presentations

5:05 PM

Closing Remarks/Adjourn