Mental Health Series I: Taking Care of Your Mental Health After A Hepatitis B Diagnosis
Hep B United is coming up with a mental health webinar series which will highlight not only personal stories of managing mental health while living with hepatitis b as well as shed some light on tips & resources available for taking care of your mental health. Watch the first part of this series that features our #justb storyteller David Urick, who talks about his personal story of living with hepatitis b, its effect towards his mental health and the message he wants to share with all those living with the disease.
Presenter: David Urick
Taking Care of Your Liver After A Hepatitis B Diagnosis
Hepatitis B Outreach Among South Asian Communities
Hepatitis B is endemic in South Asia and highly impacts people of South Asian origin in the United States. Panelists will share efforts to eliminate hepatitis B inequities among South Asian communities in the U.S. including programs to raise awareness, education, provide viral hepatitis screening, vaccination and referral services.
Hepatitis B outreach Among South Asian Communities; Shaili Ghandi, Adeeba Khan and Mohammed Saiful Islam
The State of Hepatitis B
Nearly 300 million people around the world, including up to 2.4 million in the United States, are living with chronic hepatitis B infection, and a majority remain undiagnosed. Effective strategies are underway to address hepatitis B inequities. Panelists discuss the implications of the updated prevalence of hepatitis B, successful programs and the way forward to reach global elimination goals.
Updates in the Prevalence of Chronic HBV in the United States; Robert Wong
Global Epidemiology of Viral Hepatitis B; Funmi Lesi
Role of Civil Society & Communities in Driving Elimination; Su Wang