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Free Hep C Testing on May 19th in San Francisco

May 19, 2017 1:00pm-5:00 pm 2424 Mission St. (btw 20th & 21st St.), San Francisco, CA The San Francisco Hepatitis C Task Force is partnering with Mission Wellness Pharmacy to do outreach, education and free hepatitis C antibody testing on National Hepatitis Testing Day!

May 19, 2017
1:00pm-5:00 pm
2424 Mission St. (btw 20th & 21st St.), San Francisco, CA
The San Francisco Hepatitis C Task Force is partnering with Mission Wellness Pharmacy to do outreach, education and free hepatitis C antibody testing on National Hepatitis Testing Day!

Hepatitis C Testing Events in San Diego on National Hepatitis Testing Day

Family Health Centers of San Diego will be providing free hepatitis C testing at the following locations on Friday, May 19, 2017: Chula Vista Clinic (clinic also has hepatitis C providers) 9:00am-12:30pm 248 Landis Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91910   Pumpkin 12:00pm-4:00pm 4040 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92104   South Bay Adult Recovery Center … Continue reading “Hepatitis C Testing Events in San Diego on National Hepatitis Testing Day”

Family Health Centers of San Diego will be providing free hepatitis C testing at the following locations on Friday, May 19, 2017:

Chula Vista Clinic (clinic also has hepatitis C providers)

9:00am-12:30pm

248 Landis Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91910

 

Pumpkin

12:00pm-4:00pm

4040 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92104

 

South Bay Adult Recovery Center

11:00am-1:00pm

1180 Third Ave Suite 3, Chula Vista CA 91910

11am-1pm

 

CSEP (syringe exchange program)

9:30am-1:00pm

On 31st St. between University Avenue and North Park Way

May 19th Hepatitis Testing Day Event in Pasadena!

National Viral Hepatitis Testing Day Stakeholder Breakfast & Conference Friday, May 19, 2017 9:30am-noon Huntington Hospital, 100 W. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105 Please RSVP by May 12 to kparada@apu.edu

National Viral Hepatitis Testing Day Stakeholder Breakfast & Conference

Friday, May 19, 2017

9:30am-noon

Huntington Hospital, 100 W. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105

Please RSVP by May 12 to kparada@apu.edu

Lunch n’ Learn Events for Hepatitis Awareness Month

Our friends at Hepatitis Foundation International are hosting a series of online “lunch n’ learn” events for Hepatitis Awareness Month. The lunch n’ learn video series brings awareness about the viral hepatitis pandemic among “Hard to Treat, Hard to Reach” populations. For more information check out the Lunch n’ Learn Flyer.

Our friends at Hepatitis Foundation International are hosting a series of online “lunch n’ learn” events for Hepatitis Awareness Month.

The lunch n’ learn video series brings awareness about the viral hepatitis pandemic among “Hard to Treat, Hard to Reach” populations. For more information check out the Lunch n’ Learn Flyer.

Upcoming Events in Sacramento

On August 9, 2016, two important events will be held in Sacramento. 10:00am-12:00pm: Informational Hearing on Hepatitis B & C in California Chaired by Assembly Member Mike Gipson (D-Carson) State Capitol, Room 127 Agenda 12:30pm-4:30pm: CalHEP luncheon, awards ceremony & meeting Capitol Event Center, Executive Suites, 1020 11th Street RSVP for luncheon by August 4, … Continue reading “Upcoming Events in Sacramento”

On August 9, 2016, two important events will be held in Sacramento.

10:00am-12:00pm: Informational Hearing on Hepatitis B & C in California

Chaired by Assembly Member Mike Gipson (D-Carson)

State Capitol, Room 127

Agenda

12:30pm-4:30pm: CalHEP luncheon, awards ceremony & meeting

Capitol Event Center, Executive Suites, 1020 11th Street

RSVP for luncheon by August 4, 2016 by emailing ehuriaux@projectinform.org

 

 

 

National African American Hepatitis C Action Day – July 25th

July 25th is the 4th Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD). The National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. invites organizations to support the day by signing-on to host activities in their city on or leading up to July 25, 2016.

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July 25th is the 4th Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD).

The National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. invites organizations to support the day by signing-on to host activities in their city on or leading up to July 25, 2016.

WEBINAR – Hepatitis C in California: The Role of the Primary Care Team

This free 90-minute webinar will provide: An overview of national hepatitis C epidemiology and explain the scope of the epidemic in California; Hepatitis C testing recommendations and the role of primary care physicians/teams in hepatitis C screening, diagnosis, and care; and A case study on initiating a baby boomer hepatitis C screening that incorporates a protocol … Continue reading “WEBINAR – Hepatitis C in California: The Role of the Primary Care Team”

This free 90-minute webinar will provide:

  • An overview of national hepatitis C epidemiology and explain the scope of the epidemic in California;
  • Hepatitis C testing recommendations and the role of primary care physicians/teams in hepatitis C screening, diagnosis, and care; and
  • A case study on initiating a baby boomer hepatitis C screening that incorporates a protocol for primary care providers to screen and refer patients for care.

Sponsored by the California Academy of Family Physicians, National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable, Project Inform & the California Hepatitis Alliance.

Register online

1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits,  1.5 AAFP Prescribed credits,  1.5 California Bureau of Registered Nursing credits