S4-37 – Focus on the Role of Allied Health and Strengthening NASH Education

S4-37 - Focus on the Role of Allied Health and Strengthening NASH Education
This week, Surfing NASH looks back at a Season 3 episode that remains particularly relevant in light of recent stories on new nomenclature and therapeutic developments for liver disease. An all-star panel of liver nurses and advanced nurse practitioners join Louise Campbell and Stephen Harrison to explore the myriad ways allied health experts can play a broader role in NASH education and patient management.

SurfingNASH is offering something different for Season 4, Episode 37 while the co-hosts are off enjoying a well-deserved holiday amid a busy year. Rather than leaving a gap in the podcast’s program, this week we are revisiting an episode From the Vault that, now more than ever, maintains its relevance.

As the field grapples with new nomenclature for liver disease and the imminence of therapeutic approvals, education and educational resources are critically needed. This session, led by Louise Campbell, focuses on the roles that allied health can play in prevention, early stage management and clinical trial recruitment for NAFLD/NASH. Allied health is our primary interface for the education and support within the clinical setting of patients with any disease. Allied health are a vastly experienced resource supporting both physicians and patients in the delivery of care and efficacy. Stephen Harrison also joins Louise and guest panelists (Kathryn Jack, Michelle Clayton, Pam O’Donoghue and Patrizia Kunzler) to consider the many ways that liver nurses and advanced nursing practitioners can do more to support NASH education and patient management and where they should fit into the paradigm. Listen on to learn more about how the Fatty Liver community can make the best use of these talented and knowledgeable resources.

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