Webinar: AASLD-ALEH COVID-19 and Liver Disease in the Americas: 2020 – 2021 and Beyond

When:  Feb 25, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 6:15 PM (ET)

Note: This webinar will be presented in Spanish only. / Este seminario web se presentará solo en español.

Content Contributor

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
  • Latin American Association for the Study of the Liver (Asociación Latinoamericana para el Estudio del Hígado; ALEH)
  • AASLD COVID-19 Task Force
  • AASLD COVID-19 Education & Outreach Subcommittee


  • Marina Serper, MD
    University of Pennsylvania Health System


  • Jorge A. Marrero, MD, FAASLD
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Manuel Mendizabal, MD
    Hospital Universitario Austral Buenos Aires


COVID-19 has not only had a profound impact on everyone around the world but also in how we practice hepatology and gastroenterology. In this webinar we will review how the Americas have adapted to the challenges that COVID-19 has presented and how different approaches to the treatment of COVID-19 has helped develop best practice in the following areas of hepatology during this pandemic:

  • Alcohol-associated Liver Disease
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease/Metabolic Associated Fatty Liver Disease
  • Liver Transplantation.