CE Credit 2020-2023 | Hepatitis C Online - 3rd Edition | 1 | Screening and Diagnosis of Hepatitis C Infection | HCV Epidemiology in the United States

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you should be better able to:

  • Describe the epidemiologic profile of the hepatitis C epidemic in the United States.
  • Discuss application of HCV epidemiological data in public health planning.
  • Identify key risk factors and their mitigation for transmission of HCV.
  • Describe the impact of the ongoing opioid epidemic on trends in HCV epidemiology.
  • Summarize Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) case definitions for acute and chronic HCV infection.

Additional Information

CE Certificate Only
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours

David H. Spach, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
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