SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Postgraduate Course (March 15, 2018)
08:00 - 10:00 hrs Session : Viral Hepatitis: Difficult treatment decisions
  • Management of immune tolerant phase of chronic HBV infection (15 min)
• Newer directly acting anti-virals for chronic hepatitis B (15 min)
• Discussion: (10 min)

• Nonresponse/Relapse on DAAs for HCV infection (15 min)
• Treatment of hepatitis C in CKD patients (15 min)
• Discussion: (10 min)

• Chronic hepatitis E (15 min)
• Hepatitis due to non-hepatotrophic viruses (15 min)
• Discussion: (10 min)

10:00 - 10:30 hrs Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00 hrs  Session : Alcoholic liver disease and Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Noninvasive assessment of fat and inflammation in NAFLD (15 min)
• Cirrhosis with diabetes (15 min)
• Discussion: (10 min)

• Liver histology as predictor of response to treatment in alcoholic hepatitis (15 min)
• Management of severe alcoholic hepatitis beyond steroids (15 min)
• Discussion: (10 min)

12:00 - 13:00 hrs Session : Challenges in Hepatology
  • Management of septic shock in cirrhosis (Diagnosis, choice of fluids and vasopressors) (12 min)

• Discussion: (3 min)

• Difficult to treat SBP (12 min)
• Discussion: (3 min)

• Sacrcopenic obesity in cirrhosis (12 min)
• Discussion: (3 min)

• Liver biopsy in cirrhosis: useful or not (Debate -YES/NO) (7min  + 7 min + 2 min rebuttal)

13:00 - 14:30 hrs Inauguration, Lunch symposium, Lunch
14:30 - 15:30 hrs Session : Prescriptions in Liver Diseases
 

• Anticoagulants  in cirrhosis (10 min)
• Discussion: (3 min)

• Analgesics and antipyretics in cirrhosis (10 min)
• Discussion: (3 min)

• ATT in decompensated cirrhosis (10 min)
• Discussion: (3 min)

• PPI in cirrhosis - Debate (YES/NO) (7min  + 7 min + 2 min rebuttal)
• Discussion: (4 min)

15:30 - 16:30 hrs Session : Complications of cirrhosis
  • Pathogenesis and new management options for symptomatic PHG and GAVE in cirrhosis (15 min)
• Discussion: (5 min)

• Refractory Hepatic encephalopathy (15 min)
• DiscussionL (5 min)

• Algorithmic Management of Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia in cirrhosis (15 min)
• Discussion: (5 min)

16:30 - 17:00 hrs Coffee Break
17:00 - 18:00 hrs Session : Liver failure
  • DILI in cirrhosis: diagnosis and management (15 min)
• Discussion: (5 min)

• Acute severe autoimmune hepatitis (15 min)
• Discussion: (5 min)

• Newer non-transplant options in acute liver failure (15 min)
• Discussion: (5 min)

18:00 - 19:00 hrs Evening symposiums

Main Conference (March 16 to 18, 2018)

Hepatitis B Infection

Hepatitis C Infection

Hepatitis E Virus Infection

HIV and Liver

 

Alcoholic Liver Disease

Toxic Liver Injury

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

 

Autoimmune L:iver Diseases

Vascular diseases of Liver

Liver Diseases in Pregnancy

 

Acute Liver Failure

Acute on Chronic Liver Failure

Infections in Liver Diseases

Critical care Hepatology

 

Liver Tumors including HCC

Nutrition in Liver Diseases

Noninvasive assessment of fibrosis, fat and Inflammation

Liver and Kidney and Ascites

Hepatic Encepahalopathy and sleep in Liver diseases

 

Liver and other organs[ Bone, Blood, Lung, Heart  and Skin]

Liver Transplantataion

Pediatric Liver Diseases

Surgery, anaesthesia and the liver

Clinical Research Methodology Workshop

Basic Research Workshops

Virology Workshops

Liver Pathology Workshops

Liver Radiology Workshops

 

 

 

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