Participating Faculty: Battling a Stormy C: Addressing Managed Care Challenges and Opportunities in Management of Hepatitis C

December 31, 2012
Supplements and Featured Publications, Battling a Stormy C: Addressing Managed Care Challenges and Opportunities in Management of Hepatitis, Volume 18, Issue 14 Suppl

This supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care will provide an overview of hepatitis C virus (HCV) including risk factors for HCV infection, factors associated with disease progression, treatment options, and considerations for managed care. Standard-of-care therapies and new and emerging therapeutic strategies for the management of HCV are discussed, along with strategies for promoting adherence.Faculty

Tram T. Tran, MD

Director, Hepatology

Medical Director, Liver Transplant

Associate Professor of Medicine

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Los Angeles, California

A. Scott Mathis, PharmD

Department of Pharmacy

Monmouth Medical Center

Long Branch, New Jersey

Faculty Disclosures

These faculty have disclosed the following relevant commercial financial relationships or affiliations in the past 12 months.

Tram T. Tran, MD, has disclosed the following relevant commercial financial relationship:

Consultant/Advisory Board: Vertex Pharmaceuticals

A. Scott Mathis, PharmD, has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

The American Journal of Managed Care

Publishing Staff—Jeff D. Prescott, PharmD, RPh; Kara Guarini, MS; and Ida Delmendo have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education and Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC

Planning Staff—Judy V. Lum, MPA; and Elena Beyzarov, PharmD, have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Signed disclosures are on file at the office of The American Journal of Managed Care, Plainsboro, New Jersey.

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