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Spotlight on hepatitis B

The Victoria Hepatitis B Alliance (VHBA) present the 9th Annual Spotlight on hepatitis B for community and health workers. The Spotlight on hepatitis B will explore ways to improve treatment, management and care of people living with chronic hepatitis B.
Spotlight on hepatitis B

Aug 22, 2017 at 9:30AM

Registrations for this event are closed until more spaces are allocated.

This forum will explore ways to improve responses to hepatitis B. There will be a focus on:

  • Access, engaging and navigating the health care service
  • The lived experience of hepatitis B
  • Progress and new development

For who:

  • Health and community workers, and clinicians
  • People affected by hepatitis B
  • People working with communities affected by hepatitis B

Speakers include:

Morning session

  • Ms Jennifer MacLachlan (Doherty Institute)
  • Dr Nicole Allard (Doherty Institute)
  • Ms Gabrielle Bennett (St Vincent’s Hospital)
  • Dr Kudzai Kanhutu (Royal Melbourne Hospital) 

Morning panel members 

  • Dr Jacqui Richmond (ARCSHS)
  • HEPSpeakers (Hepatitis Victoria)

Afternoon session and panel members

  • Ms Ruth De Souza (Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health)
  • Ms Emily Adamson (Cancer Council Victoria)
  • Mr Jawid Sayed (Hepatitis Victoria)
  • Mr Mitchell Bowden (Enliven)
  • A/Prof Ben Cowie (Doherty Institute)
  • Ms Uyen Vo (Hepatitis Victoria)

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Spotlight on Hepatitis B Forum flyer (view or download pdf)

Spotlight on Hepatitis B Program (view or download pdf)


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