Tarek Hassanein, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD
Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
University of California, San Diego
Southern California Liver Centers
San Diego, California

Michel Mendler, MD, MS
Health Science Clinical Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease
University of California, San Diego
Attending Physician
Department of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease
University of California, San Diego
Health System
San Diego, California

Faculty Disclosures

Tarek Hassanein, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD
Consulting Fees: Baxter, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead Sciences, Janssen, Merck, Salix
Advisory Board: AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Contracted Research: AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eisai, Gilead
Sciences, Merck, NGM Biopharmaceuticals, Obalon, Ocear, Salix, Taigen, Vital Therapies

Michel Mendler, MD, MS has no real or apparent conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Activity Details

Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Credit Amount: 1.0
Release Date: May 16, 2016
Expiration Date: May 16, 2017
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 1 hour
Registration Required: No
Fee for Activity: None

Accreditation Statement

Global Education Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation of Credit

Global Education Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Statement of Commercial Support

Supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.

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