Scientific Program

Program at a Glance is updated!
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Symposia, Pre-Conference Educations
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Special Symposia
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APASL STC 2018 Yokohama will hold various sessions under the main theme of “HCC: Strategy in the New Era” as follows:

・Current Status of RFA and MWA
・New Trends in TACE Procedures
・Current Status and Future Direction of Systemic Therapies for Advanced HCC
・Cost-effectiveness of Treatments for HCC
・Obesity and HCC
・Aging Society and HCC
・Education in Hepatology

Tentative Program

  • Epidemiology and Control of HCC in Asia-Pacific Region
  • Anti-Viral Therapy for HCC Prevention
  • NASH/ NAFLD & Genetic/ Metabolic Disease in HCC
  • Basic Science in HCC
  • Biomarkers in HCC
  • Screening of HCC
  • New Frontiers of Imaging Modality
  • Histopathological Diagnosis of HCC
  • New Frontiers of Ablation
  • New Frontiers of Surgery
  • New Frontiers of TACE
  • Intra-Arterial Infusion Chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy for HCC
  • Chemotherapy and Molecular Targeted Therapy for HCC
  • Liver Transplantation for HCC
  • Prevention of HCC Recurrence
  • Therapeutic Guideline
  • Unsolved Problems in HCC: Consensus Proposal
  • Video Presentation: Ablation, Surgery, Vascular Intervention
  • Metastatic Liver Tumors, CCC & Others
  • Liver Cirrhosis (Fibrosis) & Its Complications
  • Others