SHC 2021 Online Conference

Liver Updates for All Clinicians

31st May to 4th June 2021
7.30 pm to 9.30 pm (SGT)

SHC 2021 Online Conference

31st May to 4th June 2021

7.30 pm to 9.30 pm (SGT)

SHC 2021 Preceptorship Programme

All Clinicians whether a General Practitioner or Specialist will benefit from attending the SHC Online Conference for the latest Clinical Updates.

Join us for clinical updates on:

  • Chronic Hepatitis B
  • HCC
  • Advance Liver Disease
  • NAFLD
  • And Other Hot Topics in Hepatology

Preceptorship Programme

FOR YOUNG DOCTORS

24th May to 26th May 2021

7.30 pm to 10.00 pm (SGT)

More than 20 Prizes to be won for the Top Preceptees.

Do join more than 400 young doctors and trainees who have benefitted from the Preceptorship Programme since its inception in 2016.

SHC 2021 Preceptorship Programme

Singapore Hepatology Conference (SHC 2021)

Welcome Address from Prof. Lim Seng Gee, Chairman

This year, as vaccinations for Covid 19 roll out across the world, SHC 2021 Online Conference will be held over 5 evenings, from 31st May to 4th June from 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm (SGT). As usual, SHC 2021 Online Conference will deliver short and focused clinical updates, debates and case studies with plenty of opportunity to raise questions with the Experts.

Thanks to our generous sponsors, SHC 2021 Online Conference will be free of charge.

We look forward to seeing you all at SHC 2021 Online Conference.

With best wishes

Prof. Seng Gee Lim

Prof. Seng Gee Lim

Conference Chairman.
Singapore Hepatology Conference

SHC 2021 Online Conference Preliminary Scientific Programme

At the online conference, an international panel of world renowned thought leaders will provide updates on the latest strategies and treatment for liver diseases.

May, 2021

31

Chronic Hepatitis B Time (SGT)
Opening Comments and Introduction to Digital SHC
– Prof. Seng Gee Lim
7.25 pm
Stop or Continue Nuc Therapy
– Prof. Pietro Lampertico
7.30 pm
HBV Flares and ACLF – When to Transplant?
– Dr James Fung
7.50 pm
Combination Therapies for CHB Functional Cure
– Prof. Edward Gane
8.10 pm
Immunosuppression in CHB – How to Manage between Low Dose Steroids and New Biologics
– Prof. Teerha Piratvisuth
8.30 pm
Debate: Using qHBsAg for Routine Practice – Ready for Prime Time? : Yes VS No
– Prof. Henry Chan vs Prof. Robert Gish
8.50 pm
Q & A 9.10 pm

June, 2021

1

HCC Time (SGT)
Landscape of HCC Epidemiology in Asia
– Prof. Mindie Nguyen
7.30 pm
Current Controversies in HCC Screening
– Prof. Hashem El-Serag
7.50 pm
Local Regional Management of Small HCC – 3 perspectives

  • Locoregional Therapy
    – Prof. Kwang-Hyub Han
8.10 pm
  • Resection
    – Prof. Pierce Chow
8.25 pm
  • Liver Transplantation
    – Dr Glenn Bonney
8.40 pm
The Future of Systemic Therapy in HCC – Which Combinations are Likely to be Successful?
– TBA
8.55 pm
Q & A 9.15 pm

June, 2021

2

Advanced Liver Disease Time (SGT)
Portal Hypertension & ß Blockers
– Prof. Florence Wong
7.30 pm
Non-Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension
– Dr Yogesh Chawla
7.50 pm
Refractory Ascites and IV Albumin: What’s the correct ANSWER?
– Dr Kosh Agarwal
8.10 pm
Management of Complex Variceal Bleeding – An Update
– Dr Andres Cardenas
8.30 pm
Debate: Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis in Cirrhosis – Anticoagulated or Not?
– TBA VS Prof. Patrick G. Northup
8.50 pm
Q & A 9.10 pm

June, 2021

3

NAFLD Time (SGT)
MAFLD vs NAFLD
-Prof. Jacob George
7.30 pm
Lifestyle Modification in NASH: Success or Failure?
– Prof. Wah Kheong Chan
7.50 pm
NASH in 2021
– Prof. Vincent Wong
8.10 pm
NASH and the Microbiome: Clinical Application
– Dr Rohit Loomba
8.30 pm
Debate: NASH Management – Treat the Liver or Treat the Metabolic Syndrome
– Prof. Philip Newsome Vs Prof Arun Sanyal
8.50 pm
Q & A 9.20 pm

June, 2021

4

Hot Topics in Hepatology Time (SGT)
Therapeutic Options for Cholestatic and Autoimmune Liver Disease
– Prof. Michael Manns
7.30 pm
Non-Invasive Evaluation of Liver Fibrosis
– Prof. Vincent Wong
7.50 pm
Management of Covid-19 in Those with Liver Disease, and Recommendations for Vaccination
– Prof. Rajender Reddy
8.10 pm
Q & A 8.30 pm
Closing comments
– Prof. Seng Gee Lim
8.50 pm
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