Launch of EASL International Liver Foundation centre of excellence in viral hepatitis elimination in Georgia

 Viral hepatitis
 Public health

Lehar 4
English
Workshop
11 April 2019 16:00 - 18:00


Presentations

Session 1: Setting the Stage
11 April 2019 16:00 - 16:30
Introducing the 1st EILF Centre of Excellence in Viral Hepatitis
Jeffrey Lazarus , Spain
11 April 2019 16:00 - 16:10
The road to elimination in Georgia
David Sergeenko , Georgia
11 April 2019 16:10 - 16:20
Q&A
11 April 2019 16:20 - 16:30
Session 2: HCV Elimination in Georgia: The Highlights
11 April 2019 16:30 - 17:15
The HCV care cascade and treatment outcomes
Tengiz Tsertsvadze , Georgia
11 April 2019 16:30 - 16:45
HCV micro-elimination among people who inject drugs in pursuit of national elimination
Maia Butsashvili , Georgia
11 April 2019 16:45 - 16:55
Beyond treatment: HCV elimination provides collateral benefits to the health system
Francisco Averhoff , United States
11 April 2019 16:55 - 17:05
Q&A
11 April 2019 17:05 - 17:15
Session 3: HCV Elimination in Georgia: Next Steps
11 April 2019 17:15 - 18:00
Key role of partnerships in global HCV elimination
Muazzam Nasrullah , United States
11 April 2019 17:15 - 17:25
Key challenges and strategies to reach HCV elimination
Amiran GAMKRELIDZE , Georgia
11 April 2019 17:25 - 17:35
Q&A
11 April 2019 17:35 - 17:45
Closing remarks
David Sergeenko , Georgia
Panelists: Massimo Colombo
11 April 2019 17:45 - 18:00