This event has ended

2014 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Austin, TX

Ticket Information

Type Remaining End Quantity
Viral Hepatitis Summit 2014 7 Tickets Ended Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share 2014 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit

Event Details

A forum for viral hepatitis stakeholders in Texas to meet and provide education on hepatitis prevention and treatment. Agenda is below:

2014 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit Agenda

7:00 am - 8:00 am         Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am        Introduction and Welcome

                                     Larry Cuellar/Felipe Rocha

8:15 am – 9:00 am        HCV Treatment Update

                                    Imtiaz Alam, MD, PA, Austin Hepatitis Center

9:00 am – 9:45 am        Routine HCV Testing in the Baby Boomer Population

                                    Dr. Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, UTHSCSA

                                    Pamela Green, R.N., Memorial Herman Hospital

10:00 am – 10:45 am   Panel – HCV Cascade and Available Resources

                                    Wayne Gosbee, St. Luke’s Liver Outreach

                                    Lucas Piper, Austin Travis County Health Department

10:45 am – 11:30 am Strategies for Preventing HCV among Persons who Inject Drugs

                                  John E. Zibbell, PhD  CDC 

11:30 am – 12:15 pm   Panel- Injecting Drug User Health

                                    Jen Jackson, DSHS

                                    Leah Graham, Wright House

                                    Justin McClenny, Austin Travis County MHMR Integral Care 

 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch – Provided


Have questions about 2014 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit? Contact

When & Where

Renaissance Austin Hotel
9721 Arboretum Blvd
Austin, TX 78759

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

  Add to my calendar

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.