Wednesday May 10, 2016 11 AM-12 PM Steps of City Hall, NYC (located in City Hall Park) Join us to commemorate May Hepatitis Awareness Month, National Hepatitis Testing Day and Hispanic Hepatitis Awareness Day. Raise awareness for testing, access and treatment! The theme this year is “Stand Up And Help End Hep” Bring posters and your organization’s banners! Invite … Continue reading Hep Free NYC Awareness Event on the Steps of City Hall
On February 7, 2017, government representatives; medical providers; harm reduction and social service providers; and community advocates came together in Albany for the nation’s first Hep C Elimination Summit.
HIV and Hep C Co-infection in NYC Data Almost 12,000 people are living with HIV and Hep C in NYC and more than half have a history of injection drug use. Curing Hep C in HIV/Hep C co-infected persons leads to better health, less premature death and prevents transmission to others. 79% of co-infected New … Continue reading 2016 World AIDS Day – HIV/Hep C Coinfection in NYC
People living with hepatitis B should be screened for liver cancer every six months and people with Hepatitis C and cirrhosis should be screened every six months. Recommended screening is through ultrasound.
On World Hepatitis Day 2016, hundreds of New Yorkers participated in educational forums, social media campaigns and free hepatitis screenings.
Study shows that two out of five Bronx residents who test positive for hepatitis C are undiagnosed. The Health Department’s Viral Hepatitis Program offers free resources to support health care providers in hepatitis B and C screening and care.
World Hepatitis Day provides a platform for people to speak out, be engaged and take action to ensure global commitments are met and viral hepatitis is eliminated by 2030.
The National African Immigrant and Refugee HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis Awareness Day is a day aimed toward bringing both national and local attention to the highly prevalent health issues of HIV/AIDS and viral Hepatitis in African Immigrant and Refugee population in the US.
July 25th is the 4th Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD). The National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. invite organizations to support the day by signing-on to host activities in their City on or leading up to July 25, 2016. As a national partner, your participation will help to ensure the success and impact … Continue reading National African American Hep C Action Day – July 25 2016
The NYC Health Dept recognized National Hepatitis Awareness Month with a recent press release.
Join us to commemorate National Hepatitis Testing Day and Hispanic Hepatitis Awareness Day.
NY1 covered World Hepatitis Day 2015, with a focus on Hep C in the Bronx and the Project INSPIRE Hep C Care Coordination program, in the segment on their English and Spanish language channels.
As President, I am committed to advancing the fight against viral hepatitis. The Affordable Care Act has increased access to quality, affordable health care. BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Around the world, doctors, medical researchers, and other professionals dedicated to health care and public health are working hard every day to … Continue reading Presidential Proclamation | World Hepatitis Day 2015
See in PDF: World Hep Day 2015 Press Release Contact: Sue Preziotti, 917-647-1590 email@example.com Free Screenings, Vaccinations, Health Fairs to Mark 6th Annual World Hepatitis Day in NYC (July 28) Nearly 250,000 in NYC Infected with Hepatitis B or C Viruses, which Cause 4,000 Deaths a Day Worldwide New York, NY, July 24, 2015 – The Hep Free … Continue reading Press Release | 2015 World Hepatitis Day (Hep Free NYC)
Worldwide 400 million people are living with hepatitis B or C. Every year 1.4 million people die from viral hepatitis and yet all of these deaths could be prevented. With better awareness and understanding of how we can prevent hepatitis we can eliminate this disease and save 4,000 lives a day. Events happening in NYC: … Continue reading Get Involved! World Hepatitis Day 2015 NYC
May is Hepatitis Awareness Month! National Hispanic Hepatitis Awareness Day | National Hepatitis Testing Day Join us for a citywide Hep Free NYC Awareness Event Steps of City Hall – Thursday, May 14th, 10-11AM To learn more or get involved, contact the Hep Free NYC Awareness Day Planning Group Join us on the Steps of City … Continue reading Press Conference | Hep Free NYC Awareness Event 2015
The American Liver Foundation (ALF) has announced a special educational campaign commemorating October as Liver Cancer Awareness Month.
See original post here. Presidential Proclamation — World Hepatitis Day, 2014 WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, 2014 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Around the world, one in twelve people are living with viral hepatitis. In the United States, millions of Americans are infected with … Continue reading Presidential Proclamation | World Hepatitis Day 2014
The Council of the City of New York Office of Communications City Hall New York, NY 10007 July 21, 2014 Contact: Sam Spokony [Chin]: 212-788-7259, firstname.lastname@example.org Jefferey LeFrancois [Johnson]: 212-564-7757, email@example.com Jonathan Chung [Koo]: 718-888-8747, firstname.lastname@example.org COUNCIL MEMBERS CHIN, JOHNSON AND KOO JOIN HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS AND ADVOCATES TO LAUNCH FIRST-EVER NYC HEPATITIS B AWARENESS WEEK … Continue reading Press Release | 2014 NYC Hep B Awareness Week Press Conference
CDC National Prevention Information Network is hosting a Twitter chat on July 17 in preparation for National African American Hepatitis C Action Day. Please see the invitation below for details. Please join CDC National Prevention Information Network for an upcoming Twitter chat on Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 2PM – 3PM ET. We will … Continue reading Twitter Chat | CDC Q&A: National African American Hepatitis C Action Day
SIGN UP HERE (Volunteers get a free World Hepatitis Day t-shirt!) CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!VOLUNTEER FOR WORLD HEPATITIS DAY- Monday, July 28th Join Team HBV on July 28 as we raise awareness on World Hepatitis Day! The day will be split into a two-part event: Part A (10AM-11AM): 5 Borough Viral Hepatitis Awareness Event Locations: Brooklyn: … Continue reading World Hepatitis Day is July 28th! Get involved!
On May 15, we met at the Steps of City Hall to raise awareness and in recognition of National Hepatitis Awareness Month during May, as well as National Hispanic Hepatitis Awareness Day on May 15, and National Hepatitis Testing Day on May 19. Where: Steps of City Hall, New York, NY (4, 5, 6 or R … Continue reading Press Conference | Hep Free NYC Awareness Event 2014
May is Hepatitis Awareness Month! Community partners are holding events across NYC this month, to raise awareness and provide free testing to those at risk for viral hepatitis. Find an event in your community! Look for updates on this page and our calendar. Join us on May 15th for a Press Conference on the … Continue reading Hepatitis Awareness Month: May 2014 Events
Each year the President of the United States acknowledges World Hepatitis Day and states urgency to prevent, diagnose, and treat this disease.
Join fellow hepatitis advocates on July 28th at Noon in Times Square for World Hepatitis Day! Sign up here: http://goo.gl/qCdw2 World Hepatitis Day NYC – Times Square – Noon on July 28th!
Click Here to View the Newsletter Online: May 2013 NYC Hep ABC Newsletter: Hep Awareness Month!
MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: John Hellman Tel: 646-377-6115; email@example.com New York City Leaders and Federal Officials Call for Action to Address the Impact of Viral Hepatitis What: Elected officials, community leaders and public health officials will announce free and low cost hepatitis screenings and unveil a new PSA campaign in New York City, San … Continue reading Media Advisory | Hep Awareness Month Press Conference 2013