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.
Medical instrument Technician (MIT) functions as a member of the GI/ENDO multidisciplinary team and assist the RN in the care of patients in acute, sub-acute, or chronic states of illness. Maintains, evaluates, troubleshoots and performs on site adjustments for all technical equipment and accessories. Manage specialized equipment and instruments ensuring accuracy in calibration and operation, proper assembly, and correction of possible equipment malfunctions. Assist in collecting, processing, and labeling of specimens for laboratory analysis. Demonstrate proper storage, transport, cleaning, disinfecting of instruments and reusable medical equipment. Provide direct assistance to the provider with basic, complex, and specialized procedures. Ability to collaborate and communicate with all healthcare disciplines to ensure quality care. Responsible for assisting in the care of patients in the pre-procedure and post-procedure areas. Assist with administrative/clerical duties, provide education on bowel preps, and pre/post procedure instructions. Inventory and maintain adequate stock levels of specialty equipment, supplies in endoscopy rooms. Ensure availability of supplies prior to procedure i.e. injectors, dilators, balloons, electro-cautery units. Assist the nurse with patient care duties to include obtaining vital signs, dressing, glucose checks, and documentation of pertinent information. Recognize obvious abnormalities or subtle changes in medical status. Adhere to infection control/sterile processing/manufacturer guidelines in relation to proper disinfecting of endoscopy rooms, stretchers, pre-cleaning of endoscopes and accessory devices Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30- 4:00pm; This position does require on call Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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