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Honolulu Liver Summit in November

Honolulu Liver Summit in November

Mark your calendars for our third annual Ask the Experts: Liver Wellness Conference on November 16, 2019 at the John A Burns School of Medicine in Honolulu.

We are excited to collaborate with the American Liver Foundation's Pacific Coast Division and the Student Immunization Initiative of Hawaii to bring this one-day educational event to Honolulu. Local and visiting experts will cover topics that include: Hepatitis C; HIV and Hepatitis B; Hepatitis in Pregnancy; Working w Special Populations; Liver Cancer, and more!

Download and share the flyer here.

Register for Hawaii Liver Conference!

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Registration is now open for the Ask the Experts: Liver Wellness Conference on November 17, 2018 at the John A Burns School of Medicine in Honolulu.  Student rates are available!

We are excited to collaborate with the American Liver Foundation's Pacific Coast Division to bring this one-day educational event to Honolulu. Local and visiting experts will cover topics that include: Hepatitis C, HIV and the Opioid Epidemic; Hepatitis B Treatment Updates; Working w Special Populations; Liver Cancer, and more!

The event will be open to all community members, including patients and caregivers.  CEs (4) for nurses and CMEs (2) for physicians are available.

To join us, download the registration packet or complete the online registration.  Register today to save your seat!

Criminalization of Hepatitis

In August 2018, the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR) with the The Center for HIV Law and Policy and the Harm Reduction Coalition released a fact sheet on viral hepatitis criminalization laws throughout the country:

Punishment is Not a Public Health Strategy: The Criminalization of Viral Hepatitis in the United States

This document provides important information on how criminalizing people living with viral hepatitis is not an effective or humane way to fight the disease.