A Chronic Disease You Can Cure

AK CURE HCV Training Seminars




Conference contact
Isabelle Cisco
(907) 729-1558
ikcisco@anthc.org

Target Audience: Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and nurses interested in treating patients who have hepatitis C.

Topics Include: Vulnerable populations, patient evaluation and treatment readiness, medication basics, prior authorization, medication assistance programs, Medicaid and resources.

Cost: There is no cost for participating in this training.


Date: **POST-PONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

Saturday March 21, 2020 from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Where:
Mat-Su Health Foundation Conference Center
77 N Crusey St
Wasilla, AK 99654

Keynote Speakers: Brian McMahon, MD, Lisa Townshend-Bulson, APRN, FNP-C, Annette Hewitt, APRN, FNP-C, Leah Besh, PA-C, Theresa Bramel, PA-C Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.

Robert Lawrence, MD and Susan Jones, RN, MN, State of Alaska,
Hope McGratty, PA-C, Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center,
Chris Chong, Pharm.D., BCPS, NCPS, AE-C, Benteh Nuutah Valley Native Primary Care Center
Michael Carson, Mat-Su Opiod Task Force

Conference Registration and Information


Previous Training Sessions

Date: October 27, 2018 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Where: Fairbanks Memorial Hospital

Keynote Speakers: Jay Butler, MD, State of Alaska, Robert Lawrence, MD, Department of Corrections, and Brian McMahon, MD, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.

AK ECHO-style presentation in the afternoon with case presentations.

Conference Agenda (PDF 27KB)
Presenters & Planners (PDF 244KB)

October 2018 Conference Presentations:

Welcome and Keynote Address: Hepatitis C and Vulnerable Populations
Hepatitis C in Alaska’s Prisons and Jails
All You Want to Know About the Hepatitis C Virus
Patient Evaluation and Treatment Readiness
Medication Basics
Prior Authorization, Medication Assistance Program and Medicaid
CAIHC: A Successful HCV Treatment Program
HCV Treatment in Primary Care – Case Presentation
Acute HCV Infection in an Injection Drug User
Starting a Syringe Services Program at a Primary Care Facility


Date: February 24, 2018 from 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Where: Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center


Keynote Speakers: Dr. Jay Butler and Dr. Brian McMahon

Conference Agenda (PDF 27KB)
Presenters & Planners (PDF 244KB)

February 2018 Conference Presentations:

Welcome and Keynote Address: Hepatitis C and Vulnerable Populations
All You Want to Know About The Hepatitis C Virus
Patient Evaluation and Treatment Readiness
Medication Basics
Prior Authorization, Medication Assistance Program, Medicaid, and Resources