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Liver Transplant Support Group Meeting

  • 13 Apr 2015
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Portola Community Center, 45-480 Portola Ave, Palm Desert, CA

Registration

  • Special price for members
Liver Transplant Support Group Meeting
Guest Co-moderator Dr. Yuko Kono, Gastroenterology/Hepatologist, UC San Diego Health System


FAIR Foundation Liver Disease & Transplant Support Group
Date: April 13, 2015 (monthly on the second Monday)
Time: 11 am to 1pm (lunch provided)
Place: Portola Community Center, 45-480 Portola Ave., in Palm Desert.


Dr. Kono is a hepatologist, trained at Kyoto University, Japan. Her training includes not only general hepatology, but also interventional radiology including liver biopsy, abdominal ultrasound, percutaneous alcohol injection (PEI) and transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients. Clinical interests include HCC surveillance, diagnosis, management, general hepatology and liver transplantation. She is an expert in contrast enhanced ultrasound imaging.

Dr. Kono's main research is contrast enhanced ultrasound imaging, particularly in tumor diagnosis and assessment of tumor response to treatment as well as HCC surveillance program.

Please join us and get the information you need regarding your liver illness issues in a relaxed informal setting.
 
We look forward to seeing you on April 13 —and don't hesitate to bring your caregiver!!!
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