Satellite symposia

 

Thursday, 19 September 2019

 
 Achieve HCV elimination: how to address regional challenges with real-world examples (Gilead)
 
 13:30Welcome and introduction by chair
Mojca Maticic, MD, PhD, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
 
 13:40Epidemiology of HIV infection and treatment in CEE countries 
  1. What are the challenges associated with HCV elimination in the region?
Marieta Simonova
Bulgaria
 
  2. What practical strategies can be implemented for HCV elimination within the region?
Anca Streinu-Cercel
Romania
 
  3. What are the critical steps in elimination strategies?
Stefano Fagiuoli
Italy
 
 14:25Closure of symposium by the chair
Mojca Maticic, MD, PhD, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
 
   
 AHCV Elimination: Simplifying Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (Abbvie)
Chair: Ligita Jančorienė, Lithuania
 
 16:00HCV Elimination: Simplifying Screening and Diagnosis
Juozas Kupčinskas
Lithuania
 
 16:30Simplification of treatment: Role of Glecaprevir/ Pibrentasvir
Jean Michel Pawlotsky
France