Department of Psychiatry

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: Evidence Based Psychiatric Consultation for Chronic Hepatitis C Patient Selection and Treatment

September 20, 2013

Brant W. Hager, MD, presents, Evidence Based Psychiatric Consultation for Chronic Hepatitis C Patient Selection and Treatment. Dr. Hager is Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Basic Medical Science Building (BMSB) 303

Objectives:
1.) Understand basic aspects of hepatitis C virology, epidemiology, and treatment.
2.) Appreciate the burden of psychiatric illness in patients with chronic hepatitis C.
3.) Review the literature on psychiatric complications of chronic hepatitis C treatment.
4.) Outline an evidence-based approach to psychiatric patient selection for chronic hepatitis C treatment.
5.) Preview psychiatric implications of emerging treatments for chronic hepatitis C.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and behavioral health providers are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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