On Tuesday, August 22nd, Susan Lee, PharmD, of Northwell Health – Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver Diseases presented on: “Hepatitis C Drug-Drug Interactions: What You Need to Know”
1. Describe basic pharmacokinetic principles as they relate to drug interactions
2. Describe the manifestation of drug interaction
3. Relate the drug interactions to the commercially available Hepatitis C medications
4. Provide resources regarding identifying drug interactions
Dr. Susan MK Lee is a specialist pharmacist at the Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver Diseases part of Northwell Health. She is a certified diabetes educator and also has a board certification in pharmacy specialties. Dr. Lee currently works with an interdisciplinary team focused on providing access to high cost hepatitis C medications as well as pertinent patients education regarding potential drug interactions, proper medication administration, and appropriate follow up. She has helped over a thousand patients initiate hepatitis C medication regimen.