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Improving the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: best practice and future directions


ILCA 2019: 13th Annual Conference of the International Liver Cancer Association

Independent satellite symposium

Improving the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: best practice and future directions

Chaired by Andrew Zhu with Peter Galle and Richard Finn

This independent symposium, led by an expert international faculty, discussed improving the management of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Expert videos and session summaries now available

Learning objectives

The aim of the symposium was to enable participants to:

  • Describe advances in the pathophysiology of HCC (including tumor microenvironment interactions) and how these may aid diagnosis and treatment
  • Analyze the clinical trial data for current and emerging therapies for the first- and second-line treatment of HCC
  • Debate how to integrate new HCC research and therapies into everyday clinical practice


Our experts present their take-home messages from the symposium:

Andrew Zhu

Read Dr Zhu's full bio here

Peter Galle

Read Dr Galle's full bio here

Richard Finn

Read Dr Finn's full bio here


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Imedex® and Springer Healthcare IME. Imedex® is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Imedex®, LLC designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACCME accredited

Target audience

The symposium and enduring materials are targeted at international healthcare professionals (including hepatologists, gastroenterologists and oncologists) involved in the management of patients with HCC.

Educational grant

This activity is supported by an education grant from Eli Lilly and Company.

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