EVENTS FOR PROFESSIONALS
Hepatitis Awareness Leading Outcomes (HALO) Digital Webcast
The HALO report entitled ‘Confronting the silent epidemic: a critical review of hepatitis C management in the UK’ was published in April 2014. Following this a webcast aimed at healthcare professionals and to provide a forum to share best practice in hepatitis management was produced. The one hour webcast featured four innovative hepatitis services from across the UK which have ultimately improved patient care and is presented by the lead from each service. although the live broadcast has now taken place it is still possible to view
Royal College of Physicians – events and conferences
The Royal College of Physicians holds training events, conferences and clinical updates year round; some of these may be of interest to clinicians with an interest in the liver. Please see their website for more information.
Royal College of Physicians Inaugural Medical Education Conference 7 June 2017 London
The Royal College of Physicians are holding the Inaugural RCP medical education conference on Wednesday 7 June 2017 in London to support learning in the clinical environment. The conference has been compiled by a collaboration of academic professionals, involving practical measures to optimise education and training in the clinical environment and features three nationally renowned keynote speakers and six workshops, which aim to provide attendees with practical outputs which will help them to improve the delivery of education and training in the busy service environment. For full details or to book, visit their website here.
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease Congress 11-13 June 2017 Frankfurt
The Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease Congress 2017 will take place will take place at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankfurt from 11-13 June 2017. This congress will bring internationally renowned speakers together under the co-chairmanship of Professors Jacobson and Zeuzem. View the full Programme or for more information visit the website here.
British Liver Nurses Forum Annual Conference 30 June 2017 Bristol
The BLNF 19th Annual Conference entitled “Putting the individual with liver disease at the centre of all we do” will be held in the University of Bristol on 30 June 2017. For full details and to view the programme click here.
Malaysian Liver Foundation 12th Liver Update Meeting 20-23 July 2017 Kuala Lumpur
This meeting takes place from 20-23 July 2017 in Kuala Lumpur and is jointly organised by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia and the Malaysian Liver Foundation and the theme is ‘Refining the Treatment Cascade‘. The objective of this gathering is to update specialists, medical officers and allied health professionals on current diagnostic tools and therapeutic strategies including best management practices pertaining to hepatobiliary diseases. Download the Programme or to register and find further information please view the website here.
Frontiers in Transplantation 5-6 October 2017 London
This is a free two-day course by Kings College London from 5-6 October 2017 will celebrate 10 years of the cutting edge research which has been conducted by the MRC Centre for Transplantation, encompassing basic transplantation immunology alongside the latest cutting-edge clinical research, with an emphasis on the ‘bench-to-bedside’ strategies. For further information visit the website here