The Week in Review: Sep 21 – Sep 28, 2018

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 News Recap: A Deadline and an Invitation: HepCBC Seeking Board Members, Members, and Volunteers before October 3rd, 2018 While we can always use your support and welcome new members and volunteers year-round, we are particularly hoping to hear from you on or before October 3rd this year! This is because November 3rd is our Annual General Meeting (AGM), and in order to vote, you must be an official Member a month in advance of t...

The Week in Review: July 20 – July 27, 2018

Friday, July 27, 2018 News Recap: HEPCBC Expands Mandate to Cover Hepatitis B and other types of Viral Hepatitis. (July 27, 2018, Victoria, BC) The timing was auspicious. Tomorrow is World Hepatitis Day and today HepCBC is delighted to announce a new mandate which more broadly supports the World Hepatitis Alliance’s target of eliminating all forms of viral hepatitis from the world by 2030. NEW PURPOSES: HepCBC Hepatitis C Education and Prevention Soc...

Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre: Find 50

ANNOUNCING the "FIND 50" Program for BC Physicians and Clinics "FIND 50" is an exciting World Hepatitis Day challenge for physicians and clinics in BC (or anywhere)! If you or your clinic can find 50 HCV+ individuals and engage them in care, you are going a long way to do your part in eliminating this terrible disease. The Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre (VIDC) is currently on a mission to treat not only 50, but 500 individuals from our clinic livi...