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.
This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more The Nephology/Rheumatology RNP (NR-RNP) will be an integral member of the Nephrology and Rheumatology Sections of the VA Palo Alto HCS. The NR-RNP will arrange laboratory monitoring and medication adjustment for patients followed by both specialties. An important focus of the NR-RNP will be coordination of care for Veterans residing at a distance from the VA Palo Alto. For nephrology patients, the NR-RNP will focus further on follow-up of Veterans who are being referred for or have undergone renal transplantation and coordinate care of these patients with the VA National Transplant Center and Portland and other outside centers. Major duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Serves as the VAPAHCS renal transplant coordinator in the VA National Transplant Program (VANTP) (50%). Manages a program that includes the evaluation for organ transplantation to include kidney, kidney/pancreas, or kidney/liver transplant, education for the End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) patients and their families, case management of the inpatient and outpatient comprehensive continuum of care involving this patient population, and coordination of care with the VANTP. Manages care of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients who are followed in renal clinics at the VA (15%). Coordinates care for End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) patients seen outside the VA (10%). Organizes, tracks, and follows up on consults, medication prescriptions, labs, and procedures, including obtaining outside medical records when needed. These tasks involve contact with multiple sections and services across the VISN. Responsible for completion of forms, as well as communication with patients and staff via electronic mail, telephone, and secure messaging. Messages and responds or assigns to appropriate physicians. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday; 8:00am to 4:30pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.