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Academic Debates (Debate 2) - TEAM: PEDIATRIC HEPATOLOGY

Saturday, November 14
 
6:15 pm
 - 
7:00 pm

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About the Session

Explore timely topics in liver disease in a lively debate format as pediatric and adult/general hepatology trainees and practicing hepatologists tackle important, often controversial issues. Debaters will gain skills in critical thinking, balanced argumentation and factual examination of each issue’s pros and cons. Debaters, judges and audience members will grapple with opposing scientific, societal, individual and financial viewpoints on current clinical concerns.

ADULT/ GENERAL HEPATOLOGY TEAMS

The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center vs Hospital University of Pennsylvania

PEDIATRIC HEPATOLOGY TEAMS

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia vs Children's Hospital Colorado

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss current controversies in hepatology and demonstrate how to critically analyze a topic presenting cogent arguments on different viewpoints
  • Summarize decision making on relevant issues related to patient care through critical thinking