Non-coding RNAs in Liver Function and Dysfunction
The Henry M. and Lillian Stratton Basic Research Single Topic Conference
Non-coding RNAs present an attractive new research area with vast potential regarding the physiologic, pathophysiologic, and pathobiology of non-coding RNAs in liver.
Organizers: Greg J. Gores, MD; Gyongyi Szabo, MD, PhD; and Nicholas F. LaRusso, MD
March 8 - 9, 2014, Miami, Florida
AGA/AASLD Academic Skills Workshop 2014
This enriching and essential workshop provides junior faculty and fellows the tools to navigate medical academia and build the skills necessary for a productive career in gastroenterology and hepatology.
Course Directors: Nicholas O. Davison, MD, DSc; Gyongyi Szabo, MD, PhD; John M. Inodomi, MD; Keith D. Lindor, MD
March 22 - 23, 2014, San Diego, California
ASGE/AASLD Endoscopy in Liver Disease: Radiologists, Hepatologists, and Endoscopists
This course is designed for practicing endoscopists, radiologists, hepatologists and other health care personnel interested in advancing their knowledge in the endoscopic care of patients with liver disease.
Stephen Caldwell, MD; John A. Martin, MD, FASGE; Bret T. Petersen, MD, FASGE
June 20 - 21, 2014, Downers Grove, Illinois
Emerging Trends Conference
Antifibrotic Drug Trials: Strategies and Endpoints
This Emerging Trends Conference will bring together experts from the field with the ultimate goal to generate consensus to facilitate trials of antifibrotics in humans.
Organizers: Detlef Schuppan, MD, PhD; Scott L. Friedman, MD; Jonathan A. Dranoff, MD; and Natalie J. Torok, MD
June 21 - 22, 2014, Chicago, Illinois
AASLD/EASL HCV Special Conference
Therapy of Hepatitis C
Upon conclusion of the special conference, learners will be given tools to help evaluate new screening strategies, the strengths and limitations of recently approved therapeutic regimens, understand the changing global epidemiology of the virus, and finally understand barriers to care and identify potential solutions to improve global access to HCV therapies.
Organizers: Adrian M. Di Bisceglie, MD; Michael W. Fried, MD; Darius Moradpour, MD, and Alessio Aghemo, MD, PhD
September, 12 - 13, 2014, New York City
The Liver Meeting® 2014: Postgraduate Course
Clinical Implications of Inflammation and Immunity in Liver Disease: Immunity-based Approaches in the Treatment of Hepatitis and Liver Disease
Because of the rapid increase of major scientific advancements and state-of-the-art medical techniques, this course offers a comprehensive update on these developments and provides information that will improve patient care and promote liver health.
Course Directors: Gyongyi Szabo, MD, PhD; Kyong-Mi Chang, MD; Naga Chalasani, MD
November 7 – 8, 2014, Boston, Massachusetts