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POSTPONED NASH SYMPOSIUM

Presented by The Liver Institute

An educational program for primary care physicians in the DFW Metroplex to educate them about NASH and increase their awareness for this condition.

Venue: Pappas Bros, 10477 Lombardy Ln, Dallas, TX 75220
Date: April 9, 2020

Time :6:30-9:30pm

  • 6:30 PM Check-In and Reception
  • 7-9:00 PM Dinner & Presentation

This event is for physicians and physician extenders only.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Primary Care Perspective on NAFLD and NASH: Understanding the disease burden of NASH it pathophysiology and its hepatic and systemic complications and disease associations. - Michael Marshall, MD
  2. Epdemiology/Diagnosis/Complications of NASH: Identifying the patients at risk for progressive liver disease ( When and whom to refer) and a screening and diagnostic algorithm for NASH in the primary care network. - Ashwini Mehta, DO
  3. Treatment of NASH: Discussion of multidisciplinary management of NASH- current pharmacotherapy and investigational pharmacotherapy with discussion of mechanisms of action of medications and modalities - Parvez Mantry MD
  4. Dietary Counseling: Dietician based discussion of weight loss and providing nutritional counseling in the primary care office. - Laura Lesch RD

2 CME Credits Available

Cost for CME: $25 (invoice option available)

Pappas Bros

10477 Lombardy Ln
Dallas, TX 75220


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