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Liver Cancer (HCC) Preceptorship Program


University of Florida Hepatology HCC Management Preceptor Program

Objectives:

Understand the importance of screening/surveillance of at risk patients with cirrhosis and the most effective surveillance strategies, that evaluation of HCC require a multidisciplinary team, and how to management both the HCC and cirrhosis aspect of these patients.

Target Audience:

Registered nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physicians and who are involved in the care of patients with liver disease or HCC.

Agenda:

Attend Hepatobiliary Tumor Conference, focusing on evaluation, diagnosis, treatments, and management of patients with advanced liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma, observe patient care in UF liver cancer clinic, liver transplantation rounds, pre and post-liver transplantation clinic and viral hepatitis treatment clinic.  Observe chemoembolization, radiofrequency ablation, Sirtex, and cryoablation procedures, if possible.

Continuing Education:

Upon completion of the program, each participant will be eligible to receive 6 CME/CEU credits for attending.  Credit provided by Educational Systems Review, Inc.

Faculty:

Roniel Cabrera, MD, MS-Hepatology

Patrick Horne, MSN, ARNP-Hepatology


 

Liver Cancer (HCC) Preceptorship Program

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Contact Information:

Patrick Horne, MSN, ARNP

1600 SW Archer Road Rm M440
Gainesville, FL 32610

TEL:  (352) 273-9491
FAX:  (35) -846-2907

Email:  patrick.horne@medicine.ufl.edu