EASL Schools of Hepatology cover diverse aspects in the field of hepatology.
The course is divided into a balanced blend of lectures on theoretical, practical and clinical case-based discussions presented during a residential course with limited attendance.
Each school allows time for:
The schools contribute to the training of new generations of hepatologists and are a major element of our association. Aimed at young fellows enrolled in hepatology-oriented departments or more experienced clinicians who want to be exposed to the newest trends in hepatology.
For selected applicants, EASL will cover transportation costs to attend the school and accommodation during the event (details will be provided individually once the selection process has been done).
Application is open to young fellows under the age of 35 and/or still in training.
Approximately 30 places are available for each school and priority is given to registered EASL members during the selection process.
The 'EASL clinical school of hepatology: Unmet Needs in Hepatology' is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net.
The 'EASL clinical school of hepatology: Unmet Needs in Hepatology' is designated for a maximum of (or 'for up to') 9 hours of European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Prof. François Durand, Paris, France
Prof. Dominique C. Valla, Paris, France