22nd Annual

AASLD Liver Update

Wednesday, December 11, 2024
3PM – 9PM

 Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside
5800 Rockside Woods Blvd N
Independence, OH 44131

 

22nd Annual

AASLD Liver Update

Wednesday, December 11, 2024
3PM – 9PM

 Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside
5800 Rockside Woods Blvd N
Independence, OH 44131

 

At the end of each year, expert faculty will present the most current research that is related to your clinical practice as presented at the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases’ The Liver Meeting®.

Over dinner, these topics will be explored through lectures and case presentations. This update is a valuable opportunity if you do not typically attend the national meeting but want to stay up-to-date on the most clinically important research. The intended audience is for physicians, advanced practice providers, and transplant coordinators.

 stay tuned for information on presenters, topics, registration, and ticket pricing!  

2023 Conference Agenda

2024 Co-Conference Directors

2:00PM – 3:00PM
Registration

3:00PM – 3:30PM
Welcome
Pierre Gholam, MD & Jamak Modaresi Esfeh, MD Conference Co-Directors

Moderator A Anthony Post, MD 4:00PM-4:30PM Viral Hepatitis
Lead by S. Martin Cohen, MD
3:30PM-4:00PM Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
Lead by Seth Sclair, MD
4:30PM – 5:00PM Alcohol Associated Liver Disease
Lead by Shreya Sengupta, MD

5:00PM – 5:30PM
Break

Moderator B Olumuyiwa Awoniyi, MD 5:30PM-6:00PM NAFLD
Lead by Naim Alkhouri, MD
6:00-6:30PM Cholestatic Liver Disease
Lead by Dian-Jung Chiang, MD
6:30PM-7:00PM Liver Transplantation
Lead by Jamak Modaresi Esfeh, MD

7:00PM – 7:30PM
Dinner

7:30PM – 8:15PM
State-of-the-Art Lecture:
Hepatitis C – From Discovery to Elimination
Paul Pockros, MD

8:15PM
Closing Remarks

Pierre M. Gholam, MD, AGAF, FAASLD

  • Professor of Medicine Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Liver Center of Excellence University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Distinguished Attending Physician, UH Cleveland
  • Medical Center Director, Hepatobiliary Multidisciplinary Disease Team UH Seidman Cancer Center

Jamak Modaresi Esfeh, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Learner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
  • Medical Director, Liver Transplantation
  • Medical Director, Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation

Anthony Post, MD

Moderator A

  • Dr. Post is a Hepatologist at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. He completed his residency at University Hospitals and his fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.

Seth Sclair, MD

3:30PM: HCC

  • Hepatology, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

S. Martin Cohen, MD

4:00PM: Viral Hepatitis

  • Medical Director of Hepatology, UH Cleveland Medical Center
  • Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

William Carey, MD

4:30PM: Alcohol Associated Liver Disease

    • Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Olumuyiwa Awoniyi, MD

Moderator B

  • Dr. Awoniyi is a transplant hepatology physician scientist focused on Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) and its association with IBD within the microbiome context. His work combines basic and clinical research to understand the microbiome’s role in PSC and PSC-IBD.

Naim Alkhouri, MD

5:30PM: NAFLD

    • Vice President of Academic Affairs, Arizona Liver Health
    • Northshore Gastroenterology
    • Clinical Research Institute of Ohio

Dian-Jung Chiang, MD

6:00PM: Cholestatic Liver Disease

  • Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Jamak Modaresi Esfeh, MD

6:30PM: Liver Transplantation

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Learner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
  • Medical Director, Liver Transplantation 
  • Medical Director, Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation 

Paul Pockros, MD

2023 Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

The Northeast Ohio Liver Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our Tax ID# is 32-0650221

To learn more about ticket pricing and to register click here.