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On behalf of the Chronic Viral Illness Service (CVIS) of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), Dr. Giada Sebastiani, MUHC hepatologist, would like to invite you to attend the 1st International Workshop of the Steatohepatitis in HIV Emerging Research (SHIVER) Network.
Where: At the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) Glen Site, Bloc E, S1 Level (Atrium), 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3J1
When: Friday, April 26, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Who: academics, clinicians, researchers, industry members, community members, and patients.
Register by April 15, 2019 at www.fourwav.es/SHIVER-2019
Webcast: workshop presentations will also be accessible by live videoconference by clicking here
The goal of this workshop is to provide a multidisciplinary view of the current state of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in HIV research, treatment, and disease burden both nationally and internationally, and to establish the platform for collaborative research projects between Canada and institutions leaderson the topic. During this workshop, Canadian scientists and the members of the SHIVER (Steatohepatitis in HIV Emerging Research) Network will work together to establish research priorities in the field of NASH in HIV. This workshop is the only forum that brings together an international group of academics, clinicians, community members to review the latest science and foster collaborative work towards improving understanding of this major comorbidity in people living with HIV.
Dr. Giada Sebastiani, Montreal, CAN
Mr. Kenneth Monteith, Montreal, CAN
Dr. Emmanuel Tsochatzis, London, GBR
Dr. Caryn Morse, Winston-Salem, USA
Dr. Lisa Barrett, Halifax, CAN
Dr. Giovanni Guaraldi, Modena, ITA
Dr. Keyur Patel, Toronto, CAN
Dr. Jennifer Price, San Francisco, USA
Dr. Patrick Ingiliz, Berlin, DEU
Dr. Marina Klein, Montreal, CAN
Dr. James Maurice, London, GBR
Dr. Marc Deschenes, Montreal, CAN