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 University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center - McGovern Medical School, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition is seeking applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Medicine to work as an academic gastroenterologist with a focus in GI Physiology and Motility at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center in Houston.
The University of Texas McGovern Medical School (UTMMS) and Division is located within the Texas Medical Center (TMC) and affiliated with the Memorial Hermann Hospital (MHH) Health System. The faculty's outpatient practice is at our 22,000 sq. ft. Ertan Digestive Disease Center of Excellence with 14 clinic rooms, 5 state-of-the -art endoscopy rooms, and an advanced GI motility and physiology laboratory. The academic inpatient activities are performed at the connected MHH-TMC campus. Additionally, the Division has a strong clinical presence at the various MHHs and enjoys the academic practice with multiple UTMMS physicians located throughout the city. Clinical providers also play a crucial role in the development of gastroenterology and hepatology activities at the UTMMS affiliated Lyndon B. Johnson County Hospital. Offering a progressive and intellectually stimulating environment, the TMC is the largest medical center in the world, with 21 hospitals, eight academic research institutions within just a few miles.
Houston is an economic juggernaut and is the number 1 city for job creation in the U.S. The city has 19 museums, an impressive Theater District with the renowned Houston Grand Opera, world-class Houston Ballet, Houston Symphony, professional sports, trendy restaurants, great hotels, and multiple outstanding shopping centers and recreational opportunities. Houston is also blessed with excellent educational opportunities from elementary to advanced degree certification. Housing is also typically more affordable than comparably sized urban environments.
Position Key Accountabilities:
This faculty member will serve as a general practice gastroenterologist with a specific focus in GI motility and physiology at Memorial Hermann-TMC. They will be responsible for the continuity of a high level of clinical quality and efficiency for our gastroenterology inpatient and outpatient service line as well as focus on the development of an academic career through education of current fellows and active participation in research.
Qualifications: Candidates must have an MD/DO, be board certified or eligible in gastroenterology and be eligible for full medical licensure in Texas. Training and experience in interpretation of GI physiology and motility studies is also required.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.
UTHealth is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment-related activities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law or university policy. Reasonable accommodation, based on disability or religious observances, will be considered in accordance with applicable law and UTHealth policy. The University maintains affirmative action programs with respect to women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and eligible veterans in accordance with applicable law.