Specialized Courses under e-ITEC সংবাদ বিজ্ঞপ্তি

বিশেষায়িত ই-আইটেক কোর্স

High Commission of India



Press Release

The High Commission of India, Dhaka is pleased to announce that Government of India has announced certain specialized courses under ITEC to partner countries. Due to Covid-19 pandemic these courses conducted under the aegis of e-ITEC programmes are specially tailor made for professionals of their respective field. The upcoming e-ITEC course ‘Basic Hepatology’ is scheduled to be at Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), New Delhi, India from 16.10.2020 to 11.11.2020 (4 weeks) for medical professionals and doctors. Detailed profile of the course is given below.

2. Under e-ITEC, another programme tilted’ Gender Inclusive Governance for Policymakers’ is scheduled to be held at Gender Center & Center for Children Rights, Lal Bahadur Shashtri National Academy of Administration , Mussoorie (LBSNAA) from 29.09.20 to 30. 09.20. The agendas of the programme is attached overleaf.

3. Suitable candidates may apply online for the e-ITEC courses.


September 23, 2020


Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, New Delhi, India

Capacity Building in Liver Disease Management

On-line training module: Level 1 (BASIC ADULT HEPATOLOGY):

Aim: To train general physicians in basic of practice of hepatology, so that they can diagnose and manage liver related cases with ease and effiiciently.

Duration: 4 weeks course: Classes ( 2 hour session), 3 times a week for 4 weeks (i.e a total 24 hrs of academic interactions).

Eligibility criteria for online module level 1:

General physicians, Medical practitioners, Medical Students, research Fellows

Platform for training:

Web based online course [IT department of ILBS- will facilitate with additional support]

A). Four Weeks Hepatology module level 1 course:

Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturday: 3:30-5:30 PM Indian time


Programme details/Lectures



4 weeks Hepatology module level 1

Approach to abnormal LFTs and Diagnostic approach to cirrhosis

16 Oct 2020 (Fri):


Dr Manoj K Sharma

Evaluation of ascites, Management of ascites in cirrhosis, Refractory ascites

17 Oct 2020 (Sat): 15:30-17:30

Dr Rakhi Maiwall

Presentations and diagnostic approach to Alcohol associated liver disease (ALD), Management of alcohol related fatty liver disease, cirrhosis, and alcoholic hepatitis

21 Oct 2020 (Wed): 15:30-17:30

Dr Shasthry SM

Initial workup and assessment of a patient with chronic HCV infection, Anti-viral treatment of HCV in treatment naive and treatment experienced patients, Antiviral treatment for HCV in special situations

23 Oct 2020 (Fri): 15:30-17:30

Dr Ankur Jindal

Initial workup and assessment of a patient with HBsAg positive, When to start and stop treatment in chronic HBV infection, Pregnancy And Hepatitis B Virus Infection.

24 Oct 2020 (Sat): 15:30-17:30

Prof Shiv K Sarin

MAFLD clinical presentations, evaluation and management

28 Oct 2020 (Wed) 15:30-17:30

Dr Chitranshu Vashistha

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)-Etiologies, risk factors, screening/surviellance, diagnosis and staging of HCC

30 Oct 2020 (Fri): 15:30-17:30

Dr Ankur Jindal

Management of HCC in cirrhotic and non-cirrhotic liver

31 Oct 2020 (Sat): 15:30-17:30

Dr Ashok Choudhury

Causes and diagnosis of etiologies of portal hypertension- overview

4 Nov 2020 (Wed): 15:30-17:30

Dr Vinod Arora

Upper GI bleeding in cirrhosis-Approach to management- Esophageal and gastric variceal bleed

6 Nov 2020 (Fri): 15:30-17:30

Dr V Rajan

Primary and secondary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding

7 Nov 2020 (Sat): 15:30-17:304

Dr V Rajan

Indications and contraindications of liver transplantation in various liver diseases

11 Nov 2020 (Wed): 15:30-17:30

Dr Ashok Choudhury