European HIV Hepatitis Co-infection (EHHC) Conference - Friday 11 December 2015

Download Final Programme Date: 10 - 11 December 2015

Venue: Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London

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Plenary Session 4: Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B: new treatments, new targets and possible cure
Professor Fabien Zoulim, Hospices Civils de Lyon, France

Hepatitis B/liver cancer: pathogenesis, screening and treatment
Dr David Pinato, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK

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Invited Lecture 1

What happens to the liver after cure?
Dr Vincent Mallet, Université Paris Descartes, France

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Plenary Session 5: Hepatitis E

Epidemiology, transmission and treatment
Dr Antonio Rivero-Juárez, Instituto Maimónides de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba, Spain

Dr Harry Dalton, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK

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Invited Lecture 2

Unique issues of HCV in IVDU populations in Central and Eastern Europe
Professor Mojca Maticic, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia

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Plenary Session 6: Acute HCV, TasP and Access

Counselling, psychology and behaviour/lifestyle changes
Dr David Stuart, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK

Recent data in treatment of acute hepatitis C
Dr Christoph Boesecke, University of Bonn, Germany

Treatment as prevention: modelling data
Dr Natasha Martin, University of California, San Diego, USA

Access to hepatitis C treatment
Mr Svilen Konov, European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG)

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Debate: Should HIV-positive patients be prioritised for hepatitis C treatment?

For the motion
Dr Sanjay Bhagani, Royal Free London NHS Trust, UK

Against the motion
Professor Mark Nelson, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK

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Debate: Separate clinical trials for co-infected patients are a necessity

For the motion
Professor Karine Lacombe, Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Paris, France

Against the motion
Dr Patrick Ingiliz, Medical Center for Infectious Diseases, Berlin, Germany

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Dr Sanjay Bhagani Chair, EHHC Conference Steering Committee