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CGHE at APASL: “The Asia Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver”

We’ll be at the APASL conference in Chinese Taipei, Feb 15-19. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Innovation and Paradigm Shift in Hepatology.” Some highlights of our staff participation will include:

Asia Hepatitis Strategy Summit

Feb 15, 08:40 TST: Dr. John Ward will present on “WHO’s Goal”

Policy Forum on HCV Elimination

Feb 15, 14:00 TST:  Dr. John Ward will present on “HCV Elimination Progress Among Asia Countries: Achievements & Opportunities” He’ll share data from National Hepatitis Elimination Profiles, including new profiles for Japan and Korea. https://www.globalhep.org/data-dashboards/national-hepatitis-elimination-profiles

Feb 15, 17:05 TST: Dr. John Ward will present “What Does Success Look Like? A Call to Action” as part of the HCV Forum on National Policies on HCV Elimination to Achieve WHO Goals. 

HCV Symposium: Strategy to Eliminate HCV Infection

Feb 17, 11:10 TST: Lindsey Hiebert will present on “Retreatment of Chronic Hepatitis Infection: Real-World Regiments and Outcomes from National Treatment Programs in Three Low- and Middle-Income Countries”

Read the study: https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/74/3/513/6279051?login=false 


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