On Tuesday, April 3rd, Dr. Tatyana Kushner of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai presented on: “HCV Among Women of Childbearing Age”
1. Explain the epidemiology of the hepatitis C virus (HCV).
2. Discuss HCV screening among women of childbearing age.
3. Describe HCV care during pregnancy.
Tatyana Kushner, MD, MSCE is a faculty member in the division of hepatology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She completed her medical school and internal medicine training at Mount Sinai, a fellowship in gastroenterology and masters in clinical epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania, and a fellowship in transplant hepatology at University of California, San Francisco. Her research and clinical interests are in women’s health and liver disease, with a particular focus on viral hepatitis and pregnancy.