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Global Symposium - Global Elimination of Hepatitis C: From Ideas to Action

Saturday, November 14
 
10:30 am
 - 
12:00 pm

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About the Session

The Global Symposium on Hepatitis C Elimination sprang from AASLD’s collaboration with fellow global liver associations and the Clinton Health Access Initiative. Explore worldwide progress in the goal to simplify diagnostic and treatment algorithms to achieve a “test and cure” protocol for HCV. Global experts will share landmark achievements and remaining challenges for HCV’s elimination and brainstorm potential solutions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review unmet needs in HCV diagnosis and treatment approaches specific to various world regions.
  • Discuss new advances in HCV testing and treatmentf from Africa. Europe, North and South America and Asia-Pacific regions, and how to apply successful approaches in other regions.
  • Discuss existing challenges and barriers to achieving a realistic test-and-cure approach to eliminate HCV worldwide.