On Tuesday, August 29th, Dr. David Bernstein of the Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine presented on: “Introducing the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute Guideline on Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A Guide for Primary Care Providers and other Practitioners treating Chronic Hepatitis C”
This webinar was sponsored by the Empire Liver Foundation, an organization dedicated to increasing community awareness of liver disease and providing education on liver disease to health care providers and patients. If you would like to receive continuing education (CE) for this webinar, click here. If you have any questions about receiving continuing education, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Explain the NYS recommendations for HCV treatment candidates
2. Summarize the current available therapies for HCV
3. Describe support systems recommended in NYS for patients with HCV
David E. Bernstein, MD is Vice Chair of Clinical Trials, Chief, Division of Hepatology, and Director of the Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver Disease for the Northwell Health System. He is a Professor of Medicine and Educational Science at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. Dr. Bernstein’s main research interest has been in field of liver diseases, with most of his work concentrated on developing new treatments for chronic hepatitis C. Dr. Bernstein’s main research interest has been in field of liver diseases, with most of his work concentrated on developing new treatments for chronic hepatitis C.