Accreditation Information

Direct Accreditation:

Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activityfor a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


  • Identify risk factors of HCC
  • Use several preventive measures of HCC
  • Practice birth screening cohort for Hepatitis C

Target Audience

Department of Medicine faculty, house staff, medical students and others who are interested in a particular topic.

Faculty Disclosure

Faculty, Planning Committee and CME Administrator disclosure statement

Hashem El-Serag, Speaker, receives grant/research support from Gilead and is also a consultant for it; in addition to receiving grant/research support from Merck

Yadavalli Gopal, Course Director, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Sakina Flint, RSS Coordinator, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Faculty Disclosure of off-label use

   Faculty member does not plan on discussing unlabeled/investigational uses of a commercial product.

Faculty Disclosure Policy

Boston University School of Medicine asks all individuals, and their spouses/partners, involved in the development and presentation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) activities to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. This information is disclosed to CME activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University School of Medicine has procedures to resolve all conflicts of interest. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed.