Treatment of Hepatitis B

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Date presented
February 4, 2020 
Duration
1:05 
Audience
 
CE Credit
ELF 

On Tuesday, February 4th Dr. Harmit Kalia of NYU Langone Health presented on:

“Treatment of Hepatitis B”

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand how to classify patients infected with Hepatitis B virus (HBV).
  2. Learn how to determine whether a patient needs active treatment and monitoring or monitoring only.
  3. Learn what medications are available to treat HBV.

Presenters Bio:

Dr. Kalia is a Transplant Hepatologist received his medical education at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, and then took four years of Internal Medicine Residency, the first three at UMDNJ in Newark and the next as a Chief Resident at the East Orange VA. He completed a Transplant Hepatology Fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, and Gastroenterology Fellowship at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark NJ. From 2009-2019 was at Montefiore Medical center. He is a clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and joined the NYU Transplant Institute in August ‘19 and continues to take care of patients with Liver diseases.
Dr. Kalia’s clinical and research interests include NAFLD, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Autoimmune Hepatitis, complications of end stage liver disease and liver transplantation.

 

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