By Lyle Dennis, Cavarocchi – Ruscio – Dennis Associates, Consultants to AASLD Several years ago, AASLD expanded its Liver Capitol Hill Day to include patient groups and found that the most successful meetings with members of the House and Senate and their staffs brought the science and the human experience of liver disease together. Read more
The Best of The Liver Meeting® 2018 – Available Now Visit LiverLearning® today to view the new AASLD program for members and attendees of The Liver Meeting® that features a single slide summary of over 100 key presentations from The Liver Meeting® in PowerPoint® format. This also includes the complete abstract for each summary slide […] Read more
AASLD is excited to announce a new educational event coming out of AASLD’s continued partnership with the Turkish Association for the Study of the Liver. In March, AASLD is collaborating with the TASL to host the first Hepatology Connect program in Turkey (March 15-16, 2019, Istanbul, Turkey). Course Chairs are W. Ray Kim, MD (Stanford […] Read more
Register today for AASLD’s March Emerging Topic Conference: Advances in HCC Therapies and Trial Design. The conference will investigate a variety of new therapies used in the treatment of HCC, including immune-based, cellular and oncolytic virus therapies. Attendees will gain insight into clinical trial design, implementation and participation and will learn about the benefits, risks and outcomes of various trials and therapies. Abstract submission and registration are now open. Take advantage of early bird registration rates through February 20!
EASL and AASLD are bringing together the academic, regulatory and pharmaceutical (diagnostic and therapeutic) communities to discuss therapeutic endpoints, trial designs, appropriate patient populations and safety concerns with regards to novel therapeutic approaches aimed to achieve HBV cure on March 8-9, 2019 in London, UK.
Organizing Committee: Professors Markus Cornberg, Anna Lok, Norah Terrault, and Fabien Zoulim
Abstract Submissions: 10 December 2018
Early Registration: 07 January 2019
AASLD Foundation Bridge Award Cycle II and NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship Applications Due January 15, 2019
The Bridge Award supports investigators who have recently submitted an NIH R or other federally-funded equivalent award and have received competitive scores on their proposal, but were not funded, as they strengthen their proposal for resubmission to the NIH or other federal agencies. The NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship provides salary and benefit support for certified and licensed Nurse Practitioners (NP) or Physician Assistants (PA) pursuing a full-year of training focused on clinical care in hepatology. The application deadline for both the Bridge Award and the NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship is 11:59 pm ET, January 15, 2019. To find out more and apply, click here.
As you wrap up another successful year, there is still time to make AASLD Foundation your cause through a tax-deductible donation before December 31, 2018. Together, we are creating an environment where researchers and clinicians just like you can engage with each other and find new cures. No matter what we give, our individual impact will grow exponentially because we are all giving together. If you have already given to the Foundation this year, thank you for joining us! If you haven’t made your annual donation yet or want to make a first-time donation today, you can do so at aasldfnd.org/donate.