Newsroom

The Newsroom is located in 208 and is open the following days and hours.

  • Friday, November 8 — 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 9 — 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 10 — 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Monday, November 11 — 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, November 12 — 8:00 am – 1:30 pm

** We will have coffee, tea and water throughout the day as well as morning and afternoon snacks. Lunch will also be provided Friday, November 8 – Monday, November 11.

Press Conference

AASLD will hold a press conference on Saturday, November 9 from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm [location TBD].

NOTE: Press conferences are not open to the public; however, one representative from each company may attend the press conference (which is held in a space distinct from the Newsroom). Company representatives must check in with Newsroom staff 30 minutes prior to the start of the conference and must remain silent through the duration of the conference (i.e., no asking or responding to questions). Additionally, company representatives may not approach media in the press conference room.

Press Conference Slate

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 27, #0190
    Abstract Title: AN INNOVATIVE TOOL BASED ON MACHINE LEARNING TECHNIQUES REDICTS NASH PATIENTS IN REAL-WORLD SETTINGS
    Presenter: Maria-Magdalena Balp, PhD

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 2, #0040
    Abstract Title: HCV CURE BY ALL ORAL DAA IMPROVES 5-YEAR OVERALL AND LIVER-RELATED SURVIVAL IN HCV-RELATED HCC PATIENTS: A REAL-WORLD, PROPENSITY SCORE-MATCHED STUDY FROM BOTH EAST AND WEST
    Presenters: Hamsen Dang and Mindie H. Nguyen, MD, MAS, AGAF, FAASLD

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 31, #0212
    Abstract Title: INCREASING EPISODES OF HEPATOTOXICITY IN THE DRUG INDUCED LIVER INJURY NETWORK ASSOCIATED WITH KRATOM, A BOTANICAL PRODUCT WITH OPIOID-LIKE ACTIVITY
    Presenter: Victor J. Navarro, MD, FAASLD

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 5, #0057
    Abstract Title: LIVER-RELATED OUTCOMES IN PREGNANT WOMEN WITH CIRRHOSIS: A POPULATION-BASED STUDY
    Presenter: Jennifer A. Flemming, MD and Monica Mullin, MD

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 42, #0281
    Abstract Title: INCIDENCE OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS INFECTIONS AMONG USERS OF HIV PRE-EXPOSURE PROPHYLAXIS IN A LARGE ACADEMIC CENTRE IN TORONTO, CANADA
    Presenter: Sahar Tabatabavakili, MD, MPH

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 29, #0201
    Abstract Title: FINANCIAL BURDEN IS COMMON IN U.S. PATIENTS WITH CIRRHOSIS AND ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER HCC SURVEILLANCE RECEIPT
    Presenter: Amit G. Singal, MD, MS

  • Abstract Information: Parallel 29, #0201
    Abstract Title: TRANSPLANTATION FROM HCV-INFECTED DONORS TO HCV-UNINFECTED RECIPIENTS: SHORT COURSE THERAPY TO PREVENT TRANSMISSION
    Presenter: Jordan J. Feld, MD, MPH, FAASLD

Media Kits

Media kits, with press releases, will be emailed to registered press in advance of the meeting. All press releases will be posted online after the embargo lifts at 8:00 am ET on Friday, November 8.

Contact

Nola Gruneisen
media@aasld.org
571-292-3068