View this email in your browser

Queens Hep B & C Task Force Meeting Highlights

February 18, 2015 (3-5 PM) at NY Hospital Queens: 56-45 Main Street, Flushing
In Attendance: see below

New Release!

2013 NYC Hepatitis B & C Surveillance Report. NYC Health Department, February 2015. See also NYC Health Department Online Data Portal: EpiQuery.

Hepatitis B Birth Dose Coverage by NYC Facility. Percent of infants who received hepatitis B vaccine within 3 days of birth by delivery facility, NYC, 2012. NYC Health Department, March 2015.

Meeting Highlights

Hep B & C Care at Damian Family Health Center (FQHC)

Hema Santhanam, NP (, Queens Hep C Task Force Chair
  • Click here for Hema Santhanam's presentation on Damian Family Care Centers' HCV program describing their evaluation and treatment process. Total 2014 testing and treatment numbers are provided.

Hep B & C and Liver Cancer Care at NY Hospital Queens

Ari Bunim, MD (, Hepatologist
  • Click here for Dr. Bunim's presentation on current Hep B & C treatment as well as care and treatment available at NY Hospital Queens and NYHQ Liver Center.

NYC Council FY2015 funded viral hepatitis programs: Queens

NYC HEP Patient Navigator Network - Update

Paul Bolter (, American Liver Foundation, NYC Hep Patient Navigator Network Leader
2015 Hep Free NYC Awareness Days - Save the Dates!
Upcoming Events

In Attendance:

Job Board

Funding Board

Policy & Action Alerts


Copyright © 2015 Hep Free NYC, All rights reserved.

unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences 

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp