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HFI Webinars ...

HFI's Online Learning Center is proud to present a series of web-based seminars – or "Webinars" – featuring educational presentations and knowledge enhancement audios/videos for clinicians as well as the general public.

If you are interested in obtaining more in-depth information about viral hepatitis, join us now by attending one or more of a diverse range of topics related to the liver, including wellness and illness, coping and nutrition, and latest treatments and alternative considerations.

These presentations are prepared by qualified hepatitis practitioners and researchers and are approved by the HFI Online Education Center Editorial Board.

Special Note: 1.0 contact hours of continuing education credits will be provided for participating nurses and addictions professionals. This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

And a special thanks to Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group and Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for their generous educational grants supporting the following webinars:

Liver Health – Firing Up Prevention
Presented by Thelma King Thiel, RN, BA and
CEO of Hepatitis Foundation International
 
Program objectives include:
– Identifying important functions of the liver,
– Motivating individuals to avoid liver damaging activities that can expose them to viral hepatitis,
– Identifying healthful lifestyle behavior choices, and
– Recognizing the importance of taking responsibility for one’s own healthcare
  Listen Now to Liver Health – Firing Up Prevention
  
NOTE: Nursing/addictions professionals may qualify to receive a contact hours certificate by downloading and submitting this Evaluation Form
 
 
Sorting Out the Diagnostics
Presented by Edward Marino, PA-C
 
Program objectives include:
– Define Hepatitis C test results and their interpretations
– List follow up tests performed after positive serology tests
– Discuss common lab tests that indicate liver function
  Listen Now to Sorting Out the Diagnostics
  
NOTE: Nursing/addictions professionals may qualify to receive a contact hours certificate by submitting this completed Evaluation Form
 
 
Recent Advances in the
Diagnosis and Treatment of Hepatitis C

Presented by Raymond Koff, MD
Hepatitis Foundation International presents this FREE webinar for
nurses and other health care professionals working with those
infected with or affected by viral hepatitis.
 
Program objectives include:
– Describe expectations for treatment evaluation, management and duration
– Discuss specific management activities prior to and during Hepatitis C treatment
– Describe outcomes of current treatment
– Discuss current trends in new Hepatitis C treatment
  Listen Now to Recent Advances in the
Diagnosis and Treatment of Hepatitis C

  
NOTE: Nursing/addictions professionals may qualify to receive a contact hours certificate by submitting this completed Evaluation Form