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Webinar | HCV Litigation in Corrections @NHCN
November 18, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST
HCV Litigation in Corrections: Background, Navigation, and Current Landscape
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
11:00am – 12:30pm PST / 2:00pm – 3:30pm EST
National Hepatitis Corrections Network Virtual Engagement
The National Hepatitis Corrections Network (NHCN) is a network of people with an interest in hepatitis C in corrections. We support a public health approach to hepatitis education, prevention, testing, and treatment in prisons and jails. Network partners include correctional administrators and healthcare providers, researchers, legal and policy stakeholders, community-based organizations, and educators. The National Hepatitis Corrections Network is managed by The Hepatitis Education Project (HEP). HEP is a non-profit organization that provides direct services and raises awareness about hepatitis. Learn more about HEP here
This is the first of four in the NHCN webinar series. Webinars will each feature presenter resources/tools, emerging research, lessons from the field, and best practices.
This webinar will focus on the current landscape of HCV litigation in correctional settings in the United States. Presenters will walk participants through the stages of an HCV lawsuit, define common terms used throughout HCV litigation, and provide best practices on steps before, during, and after litigation.
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Featuring lawyers and policy experts who have experience in viral hepatitis and correctional settings.
Attendees will learn about the why, what, and how of HCV litigation for correctional facilities.
Hepatitis Policy Project Senior Associate, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Partner Attorney, Fisher Broyles LLP
Professor of Law, Indiana University McKinney School of Law