Herbert Tilg is an Austrian internist and professor at the Medical University of Innsbruck. He is known for his work on chronic inflammatory mechanisms and the role of inflammatory mediators (cytokines). Tilg working in the fields of chronic inflammation and the role of inflammatory mediators such as cytokines in various diseases in the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. The focus researches are in the area of fatty liver disease and inflammatory bowel disease. Tilg is considered one of the pioneers in the study of inflammation, immune mediators and liver disease. Recently, his interest focused on the role of microbiota in metabolic inflammation and associated diseases such as fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes. He could also set up internationally recognized disease hypotheses. Tilg is since 2009 co-editor of the renowned journal "GOOD" and a member of numerous editorial boards of international journals.
MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Virginia Board of Medicine
Virginia Board of Medicine accepts the courses that are endorsed by ACCME and grants AMA PRA Category 1 credit.
CME Credits Required : 60.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 30.00
- 60 hours every 2 years;
- 30 hours of CME must be under Category 1, of which 2 hours must be in pain management, proper prescribing of controlled substances, and the diagnosis and management of addiction.
- 60 hours of CME for every 2 years followed by immediate preceding renewal
- A minimum of 30 hours must be under Category 1, of which 2 hours must be in pain management, proper prescribing of controlled substances, and the diagnosis of management of addiction.
- OCC/MOC is not specifically addressed, but an endorsement of recertification by a specialty board is admitted as a substitute by the Virginia Board of Medicine.