Briefing on Viral Hepatitis Elimination in the U.S.

July 18, 2019
House Office Building - 2253 Rayburn House


Please join The AIDS Institute, National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR), Hepatitis B Foundation, Hep B United, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO), National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD), and the Hepatitis Education Project (HEP), in collaboration with the Congressional Hepatitis Caucus, for a briefing on Viral Hepatitis Elimination in the U.S.

The briefing will cover the current state of viral hepatitis in the U.S., how elimination of viral hepatitis is possible and what is needed, what Congress can do to help, and specific examples of how states and cities are working toward elimination.

Thursday, July 18, 2019
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
2253 Rayburn House Office Building

Ice cream and snacks will be provided

Speakers include:
Carol Jimenez – Department of Health and Human Services
Monica Graybeal – Pharmacist, member of Hep C Free WA Coordinating Committee
Clifton Garmon – VOCAL NY, member of New York HCV Elimination Task Force
Chari Cohen – Hepatitis B Foundation
Boatemaa Ntiri-Reid – NASTAD
Frank Hood – The AIDS Institute


Media Relations

Beverly Quintana
(510) 272-9536 x112

Kristine Cecile Alarcon
(510) 671-5054

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