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Webinar | Building Capacity for Hep C Treatment
October 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Building Capacity for Hepatitis C Treatment
On-site and via Telemedicine at Opioid Use Treatment Programs in NY
and the Empire Liver Foundation
October 15, 2020 (3:00 – 4:00 PM EST)
Provides 1 CME/CNE/CEU – Free!
Please share this opportunity with your colleagues!
This live webinar will provide participants with information, strategies, and tools to support the implementation of hepatitis C treatment at methadone maintenance, opioid treatment, and other substance use treatment programs on-site and via telemedicine.
Andrew Talal, MD, MPH
Jacobs School of Medicine &
University of Buffalo
Daanish Shaikh, MD, ABFM, ABPM, AAMRO
Chief Medical Officer
Start Treatment and Recovery Centers
- Understand how telemedicine can serve as a mechanism for the integration of substance use treatment and hepatitis C medical treatment.
- Describe the evolution of integrated hepatitis C care at an opioid treatment program from telemedicine to provider-led on-site treatment.
- Understand how the development of a statewide telemedicine workgroup can foster implementation, expansions, and sustainability of hepatitis C telemedicine.
- Learn about tools and guides to support the implementation of hepatitis C treatment at a substance use treatment program