Lisa Townshend-Bulson

Lisa Townshend-Bulson

Lisa is the Clinical Manager for the ANTHC Liver Disease & Hepatitis Program where she practices as a nurse practitioner, supervises clinical staff, and participates as a clinical investigator in liver disease research. She has co-authored several peer-review publications on viral hepatitis. She participates on the Public Policy Committee for the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), 2018 to present, and previously worked on the Hepatology Associates Committee for AASLD, 2013-2016. Lisa participated in the Hepatitis C Virus Birth Cohort Testing Work Group for the development of the 2012 CDC guidelines for the screening of baby boomers for hepatitis C. She has been a major contributor to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) Liver Disease and Hepatitis Program, helping to lead efforts in maintaining up-to-date hepatitis C treatment information for the ANTHC liver disease website www.anthc.org/hep. Lisa helped develop and cultivate ANTHC’s LiverConnect and AK Echo videoteleconference programs which provide distance education and liver disease specialist support to rural providers in Alaska. She holds a Master’s Degree in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner and is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Lisa is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

My Sessions

Viral Hepatitis and Other Common Liver Diseases