Save the date! Action Hepatitis Canada (AHC) All-Members Update

Posted on November 13, 2014 by - Uncategorized

Save the date! Action Hepatitis Canada (AHC) All-Members Update

Join other AHC members via teleconference Tuesday, December 9th, from 2 to 3 PM EST.

 

Patricia Bacon, Chair of AHC, will provide us with an update on AHC’s activities in 2014 and a preview of what’s being planned for 2015.

 

For details on joining the teleconference, please email: jrice@actionhep.ca.

 

Hope you can join us.

 

Jeff

AHC has a new look!

Posted on September 25, 2014 by - Uncategorized

As Action Hepatitis Canada continues to expand, above is the new AHC logo.

Thanks to everyone who was involved in the development of AHC’s “new look”.

Global Community Hepatitis Policy Report 2014 – World Hepatitis Alliance

Posted on August 21, 2014 by - Uncategorized

The World Hepatitis Alliance has published a Global Policy Report which contains the results of surveys of ‘civil society’ groups around the world and their comments on the actions of their respective governments with regard to viral hepatitis. Action Hepatitis Canada provided input about Canada which can be found in this document. The executive summary can be read here and the full report here.

New cures for hepatitis C offer hope, but at what cost?

Posted on July 22, 2014 by - Uncategorized

As we mark World Hepatitis Day (July 28th), people living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) have reason to feel hopeful. New cures for HCV are now available, and more effective treatment options will hit the market in the future. Despite the increased hope, there is concern. New cures are very expensive, raising questions about patient access to treatment.

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