The overall purpose of this collaborative is to optimize opportunities for viral hepatitis (B and C) clinician education in New York through collaboration across the clinical training network with the overall goal of working towards elimination of hepatitis C and identification and treatment, if needed, of hepatitis B.
1. Increase communication and sharing of educational resources to efficiently and effectively increase clinical education for hepatitis providers.
2. Maintain list of resources designed to outline training activities provided by each organization involved in collaborative.
3. Provide forum for planning new training initiatives, reviewing calendars and seeking strategies to optimize resources.
4. Create opportunities to review results of or conduct needs assessments in order to assess changing needs of the clinical provider community related to hepatitis.