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 position of Physician (Pain Management), with the North Florida/South Georgia VA Healthcare System is located in the Prime Care Pain Management Section of the Malcom Randal VA Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida. Note: Length of practice are considered through a formal pay-setting process to determine the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay) Duties of the position may include but are not limited to: The Physician will be an integral part of a multidisciplinary Gainesville Primary Care PAIN clinic team (i.e. Primary Care, Behavioral Health, Mental Health, Pharmacy, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation). The Physician will evaluate and treat patients with pain and assist with our institution's effect towards comprehensive, effective and safe pain management for our veterans. Provider serving in this role will also assist our Primary Care clinics as consultant for difficult to manage pain related cases, coordinating services with our other pain management specialists. The incumbent will also be treating opioid use disorder with suboxone, collaborating with our Addiction Psychiatrists, and seeing patients for opioid risk mitigation. Other duties may be assigned by the Gainesville Chief of Primary Care or Chief Medical Officer as needed and appropriate, depending on the applicant's expertise and training, which may include primary care duties. Core Primary Care privileges: Preventive health care. Initial diagnosis of allergic and immunologic disease, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of cardiac diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of dermatologic diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of endocrine and metabolic diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of gastrointestinal and hepatic diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of hematological and oncologic disease, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of infectious disease, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of neuropsychiatric diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of pulmonary diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of renal disease, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Initial diagnosis of rheumatologic diseases, and ongoing treatment of uncomplicated cases. Chronic disease management of medical diseases, including hypertension, diabetes, ischemic heart disease, congestive heart failure, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, using clinical practice guidelines. Assessment of symptoms and problems which may suggest the need for surgical intervention, with referral for consultation from surgical specialists in the following specialties: Cardio-Thoracic surgery, General surgery, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics/Podiatry, Otolaryngology, Plastic surgery, Urology, Vascular surgery. Interpretation of EKGs Skills and Procedures: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation Electrocardiography Foreign body removal Incision and drainage of abscess Injection of bursa or joint Intravenous fluid therapy Laceration/wound management and repair Splint/reduce fractures and dislocations Alternative Pain Therapies: Criteria for Initial Privileges - Any Physician who is allowed by their State medical or osteopathic licensing board to practice acupuncture. - Provide a copy of the Battlefield Acupuncture training certificate. Work Schedule: Full - Time, Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 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.