About this event

  • Date and time Wed 20 Nov 2019 from 8:45am to 3:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The RSM liver day will explore key advances in our understanding and management of liver disease. Plus a comprehensive review across a wide range of key hepatological conditions.

The meeting will provide a unique forum for consultant hepatologists, gastroenterologists, specialist registrars and clinical nurse specialists to discuss the current challenges and approaches to the management of liver disease.

You will learn:

  • The latest therapeutic advances in chronic liver disease
  • How to optimise outcome in alcohol-related liver disease
  • The latest therapeutic strategies for viral hepatitis
  • Optimise management in acute liver failure and the criteria for transplantation
  • Review the pathogenesis and management strategy for fatty liver disease

Tickets

Early bird pricing available until 01 September 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£85.00 £65.00 £65.00 £60.00 £35.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP Trainee AHP / Nurse / Midwife Student
£120.00 £80.00 £65.00 £40.00

Agenda

View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Session One

Chair: Introduction

Dr Patrick Kennedy, Reader in Hepatology and Honorary Consultant Hepatologist, Queen Mary University of London

Hepatology through the crystal ball

Professor Roger Williams, Consultant Hepatologist, King’s College London

Alcoholic liver disease

Mr Paul Richardson, Consultant Hepatologist, Royal Liverpool NHS Trust

Tea and coffee break
Decompensated liver disease

Dr Alistair O’Brien, Consultant Hepatologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

NASH

Dr Will Alazawi, Consultant Hepatologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Lunch

Session two

Chair: Introduction

Dr Patrick Kennedy

Transplant referral

Dr Mark McPhail, Senior Lecturer and Consultant in Liver Critical Care in the Institute of Liver Studies, King's College London

Latest management of cholestatic liver disease

Dr Yiannis Kallis, Consultant Hepatologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Viral hepatology

Speaker to be confirmed

Questions and answers
Concluding remarks
Close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom