December 2021

09
Dec
AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminar Series - December 2021

Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm EST / 15:00PM UK

A series of AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminars that will take place on the second Thursday of each month except for July, August and November (the Liver Meeting) through 2021 & 2022.

Title: "The DILI-sim Initiative: Applying Quantitative Systems Toxicology to understand, predict, and prevent DILI”
Presenter: Paul B. Watkins, MD, FAASLD – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Registration Link: https://bit.ly/DILI12-21 

10
Dec
NAFLD SIG Meeting

The next meeting of the NAFLD SIG will take place in the afternoon on Friday 10th December and will be held at: 

Blizard Institute
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Queen Mary University of London
4 Newark St
London
E1 2AT

A remote channel is being explored for those who cannot attend in person.  

Members of the NAFLD SIG have been sent the details on how to register for the meeting and all enquiries should be directed to Kim@basl.org.uk . 

15
Dec
BASL Virtual School of Hepatology December 2021 - Session 12: Care of the advanced liver disease patient, with and without transplantation

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN 

Are you a budding Hepatologist? Do you want to improve your Hepatology knowledge to help with core and higher Hepatology curriculum sign off? Have you got Hepatology questions but not had the opportunity to ask them?

If yes then please join us for the BASL Virtual School of Hepatology 2021. We are running a series of monthly webinars on a Wednesday evening.

Session 12: "Care of the advanced liver disease patient, with and without transplantation"
Speaker:  Dr Ben Hudson, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital
Date: Wednesday 15th December
UK Time: 19:00 – 20:00

The BASL Virtual School of Hepatology Sessions offer an excellent platform for trainees interested in hepatology, with talks delivered by UK Hepatologists, followed by a Q&A session.

Preview the series programme  Download BASL Virtual School of Hepatology Series 2021_website7.pdf
NB: Subject to change

FREE to attend for BASL Members.

Not a member of BASL, then why not join by clicking > here.


REGISTER - through Zoom by clicking here .

Remember to read the BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer below before registering:

Download BASL Events Data Protection Disclaimer_2021.pdf

Please contact kim@basl.org.uk should you have any questions.


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January 2022

13
Jan
AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminar Series - January 2022

Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm EST / 15:00PM UK

A series of AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminars that will take place on the second Thursday of each month except for July, August and November (the Liver Meeting) through 2021 & 2022.

Title: “Mechanisms of liver regeneration after drug-induced liver injury - An Update”
Presenter: Dr. Udayan Apte, Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology & Therapeutics, University of Kansas Medical Center

Registration Link: https://bit.ly/DILI01-22 

13
Jan
British Hepatology Pharmacy Group Meeting - Save the Date

Save the Date

A provisional date has been set for the next BHPG eduational meeting. 

The meeting will take place as a Zoom webinar and further details will be added once confirmed. 

Contact admin@basl.org.uk should you have any questions.

20
Jan
BASL CCA-UK SIG Virtual Annual Conference - Save the Date

Save the Date 

The BASL CCA-UK SIG Virtual Annual Conference will be taking place on Thursday 20th January 2022 from 14:00 - 18:00 UK time. 

A draft programme is below:

Exploring Clinical Advances in Cholangiocarcinoma

14:00 – 14:15 Welcome - Prof Shahid Khan, Imperial College, London
14:15 – 14:45 Status of targeted therapy for CCA in the UK – testing and treatment: Prof Juan Valle, Christie NHS Foundation Trust & Prof John Bridgewater, University College London
14:45 - 15:15 Update on Transplantation for CCA: which patients, protocol? Mr Raj Prasad, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
15:15 - 15:30 Industry Symposia: parallel sessions
15:30 - 15:45 Break
15:45 - 16:15 Outcomes of the CCA England data project: HDI or Prof Shahid Khan, Imperial College, London
16:15 - 17:00 DEBATE: Do we need CCA centres of expertise?
FOR: Mr Hassan Malik, ‎Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool;
AGAINST: Prof Derek Manas, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle
17:00 – 17:20 Update on ENSCCA & COST ACTION: Prof Jesus Banales, Basic Science expert and Head of the Liver Diseases Group at the BioDonostia Institute, Donostia University Hospital, San Sebastian (Spain)
17:20 – 17:40 Managing Patient Expectations: Louise Jones & Margaret Griffin, Aintree University, Hospital, Liverpool
17:40 – 18:00 Research Gaps & Future Trials: Prof Juan Valle, Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Further details will follow when available.

Contact admin@basl.org.uk . 

February 2022

03
Feb
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04
Feb
RCPE Hybrid* Course: 25th Advanced Gastroenterology & Hepatology Course

Audience: This well-established, two-day course attracts trainees and consultants from across the UK and Globally.

Remit: The course will provide an update on the latest evidence base for the management and treatment of gastrointestinal and liver conditions presented by our expert speakers over the course of the two days including: Cytosponge in the diagnosis of oesophagogastric cancer// What is new in the management // The medical management of Crohn’s disease in 2022 – state of the art// Primary biliary cholangitis// Alcoholic liver disease.

Register: You can register per day for online delivery. *We hope to be able to have some in-person attendance which we will confirm to all registered delegates 4-6 weeks prior to course.

For full programme, fees and to book online: https://events.rcpe.ac.uk/25th-advanced-gastroenterology-hepatology-course-0 

Contact: m.farquhar@rcpe.ac.uk 

10
Feb
AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminar Series - February

Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm EST / 15:00PM UK

A series of AASLD Hepatotoxicity SIG Seminars that will take place on the second Thursday of each month except for July, August and November (the Liver Meeting) through 2021 & 2022.

Title: “RECAM, An evidence-based update of the RUCAM based on DILIN and Spanish Registry data”
Presenter: Dr. Paul “Skip” Hayashi. DILI Team Lead, Division of Hepatology & Nutrition, Office of New Drugs Food and Drug Administration

Registration Link: https://bit.ly/DILI02-22 

 

March 2022

16
Mar
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18
Mar
Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Hepatology Postgraduate Course 2022

The Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Hepatology Postgraduate course has developed an excellent reputation for its clinically relevant, interactive and curriculum-focussed content, designed for both gastroenterology and acute medicine trainees and consultants seeking an update that is tailored to everyday practice.

The course aim is to equip clinicians with the knowledge and skills to expertly manage patients with liver disease. The programme has been re-vamped for 2022, with sessions covering hepatology in the clinic, acute medical take, ITU and liver transplant settings. This is the 8th year that the course has been run, with consistently excellent delegate feedback.

This year the course will be held virtually, with live-streamed speakers and plenty of opportunities for audience interaction and questions.

Register through the ILDH UCL webpage https://www.ucl.ac.uk/liver-and-digestive-health/ .

The course programme can be viewed > here

17
Mar
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18
Mar
HCC-UK Annual Conference 2022

The HCC-UK Committee are delighted to announce the dates for their Annual Conference 2022.

The meeting is directed towards all those involved in the care of patients with HCC including hepatologists, gastroenterologists, radiologists, oncologists, surgeons and clinical nurse specialists and scientists.

Further details will be announced soon. 

April 2022

06
Apr
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10
Apr
International Liver Congress 2022 - London

Save the Date

Visit the EASL website for more information > here.  

Early Bird registration fees open 1st October 2021 and close 31st January 2022.