Post Graduate Course on Liver Transplantation


Mastering Viral Infections in Liver Transplantation
Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 12:30 – 16:30
Forum Hall
12:30 – 13:00
Patrizia Burra, Padova, Italy
Edward Gane, Auckland, New Zealand

Management of HCV patients before transplantation
Michael Curry, Boston, United States
13:00 – 13:10

Consensus Conference on pre and post liver transplant management of HCV
Norah Terrault, San Francisco, United States
13:10 – 13:40

Management of HCV patients after transplantation
Michael Manns, Hannover, Germany
13:40 – 14:10

DAAs, renal function and DDIs before and after transplantation
Michael R. Charlton, Murray, United States
14:10 – 14:40

Update on DAAs and HCC before and after liver transplantation
Taizo Hibi, Tokyo, Japan
14:40 – 15:10

Use of HBsAg, anti-HBcore and anti-HCV positive grafts
Paolo Grossi, Varese, Italy
15:10 – 15:40

Metabolic complications after liver transplantation for viral hepatitis
Philip Newsome, Birmingham, United Kingdom
15:40 – 16:00

Clinical case presentation
16:00 – 16:10
Closing remarks

Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

We invite all those who are interested in learning more about Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) to attend these special workshops in Prague:

Wednesday, May 24, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in North Hall.
Thursday, May 25, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. in North Hall.

The workshop will consist of an introduction to TEE and hands-on experience with TEE simulators.

This workshop will be offered at NO cost for those who sign-up in advance.