Add to Calendar2019-09-20 08:00:002019-09-21 11:15:00Emerging Topic Conference: The Genomics Revolution
The conference will focus on genomics and the changing approach to diagnostics, management and research in adult and pediatric liver diseases.
Arlington, VA 22202
Add to Calendar2019-10-04 08:00:002019-10-05 14:00:00AASLD / EASL ALD Conference
This meeting will bridge critical gaps in ALD diagnosis, management and clinical trial design.
1 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Add to Calendar2019-11-08 09:00:002019-11-12 14:00:00The Liver Meeting
The Liver MeetingÂ® is the annual must-attend event bringing together 9,500 attendees from around the world to exchange the latest research, discuss new developments in treatment outcomes, and network with other experts in the field.
Add to Calendar2019-12-14 08:00:002019-12-15 17:00:00TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium: HBV Elimination
Doctors Anna S. Lok and K. Rajender Reddy will join Dr. Jia-Horng Kao and other faculty from Taiwan to host the first TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium as part of the TASL (Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver) Annual Meeting, December 14-15, 2019 in Taipei.
Beitou District, Taipei City
Add to Calendar2020-03-20 08:00:002020-03-21 15:00:00Emerging Topic Conference: Nuclear Receptors as Common Clinical Targets for the Treatment of Cholestatic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases
More information is coming soon.
LiverLearningÂ® is the official eLearning portal of AASLD. Users can access educational resources by topic, speaker, event, and content type â€” including video, audio, and slide decks. Continuing education (CME/CE credits and MOC points) is available for a variety of enduring materials on the portal. All current AASLD members automatically receive complete access to LiverLearningÂ®, and non-members can purchase access for one year with a subscription.
The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates ( MFA ) is seeking a full-time faculty member in the Departments of Surgery and Medicine to become the primary liver transplant physician for a new liver transplant program at the GW Transplant Institute. The MFA is an independent, non-profit clinical practice group affiliated with the George Washington University, and our kidney transplant program is nationally recognized and rapidly expanding. The GW Transplant Institute is committed to patient care; cohesive and focused team building; administrative leadership; resident, fellow, and medical student education; and scholarly activities that advance clinical medicine.
The physician will have the responsibility of working with the George Washington University Hospital and the GW Transplant Institute to collaborate with other members of the transplant team to help build a preeminent liver transplant program. The primary liver transplant physician will collaborate with the liver transplant primary surgeon and program director to establish policies for the proper pre-operative, peri-operative, and post-operative care of liver transplant patients. Those with a strong background in managing patients with end-stage liver disease, as well as current experience in the selection of patients for liver transplantation, and in the immediate post-liver transplant care arena are welcome to apply. This position is non-tenure track and will be made at a rank (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) commensurate with experience. It will be located at our main campus in Foggy Bottom, Washington DC, and other MFA designated office sites.
Applicants must be Board certified or board eligible at the time of appointment in gastroenterology or transplant hepatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine and eligible for a DC medical license at the time of appointment. Applicants must have completed 12 months of specialized training in liver transplantation under the direct supervision of a qualified liver transplant physician. During the fellowship period, the physician must have been directly involved in the primary care of 30 or more newly transplanted liver recipients. Applicants may also apply if they meet the requirements for a primary liver transplant physician through acquired clinical experience if the following conditions are met: The physician has been directly involved in the primary care of 50 or more newly transplanted liver recipients and continued to follow these recipients for a minimum of 3 months from the time of transplant. This patient care must have been provided over a 2 to 5-year period on an active liver transplant service. Applicants must have maintained a current working knowledge of liver transplantation, defined as direct involvement in liver transplant patient care within the last 2 years at an active liver transplant program. Applicants must demonstrate satisfactory liver transplant experience as documented by clinical expertise; peer references; excellence in teaching as evidenced by teaching evaluations; excellence in research as evidenced by scholarly publications and works in progress; and excellence in clinical care as evidenced by experience, fellowships, and references.
Internal Number: F001799
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