By Ronald J. Sokol, MD, FAASLD, AASLD President - First, I want to alert you to an email you should have received from AASLD concerning the 2018 Hepatology Workforce Study. It is very important for both you and our whole field that you complete the survey. Completing the survey should not take more than 20 minutes, and the data that we collect from the survey will be confidential, with only aggregate data being reported. Your honest and accurate answers to the survey questions will give us a necessary snapshot of our profession. Please complete the survey at your earliest convenience. Read more
Indigenous populations worldwide disproportionally suffer from viral hepatitis. To continue to bring this issue to the forefront and share research and ideas, AASLD is partnering with the Latin American Association for the Study of the Live (ALEH) and the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL) at the Global Hepatitis Summit in Toronto […] Read more
Still Time to Register: Clinical Hepatology Update
This year’s Clinical Hepatology Update conference is right around the corner, but there is still time to secure your spot. The conference, which will be held in Austin, Texas on May 4-5, is your source for the most up to date information on hepatology management, research and therapies. From the clinical researcher to the nurse practitioner, from new trainees to experienced clinicians, the Clinical Hepatology Update will provide valuable insight and educational opportunities for all health care professionals. In addition to a comprehensive overview of updates in the field of hepatology, the conference will analyze the impact of various liver diseases beyond the scope of the liver and how these diseases affect other systems in the body. Register today, you won’t want to miss this opportunity for learning and networking.
2017 marked AASLD Foundation’s highest level of funding in the past decade — and the third highest in program history — by granting over $3.5 million to 114 future leaders in hepatology. See the full breakdown of awards granted in AASLD Foundation’s 2017 annual report. “This milestone level of funding demonstrates the Foundation’s commitment to […] Read more