World Hepatitis Day member and partner webinars

19 Jul 2021 Chris Wingrove

Across the world, many WHA members and partners are hosting webinars for World Hepatitis Day (July 28) many with the theme 'Hepatitis Can't Wait' 

Below are list of some of the webinars happening on the days leading up to World Hepatitis Day and the day itself. 

24 July 

Hep Can't Wait! A webinar on elimination of viral hepatitis. 18:00-19:30 IST (India) 

Why and how viral hepatitis can be eliminated. Join the Chennai Liver Foundation and an amazing line up of speakers from varied fields who will speak on how they can contribute towards hepatitis elimination by 2030

Sign up at: http://chennailiverfoundation.org/hepcantwait.php

26 July 

Women Can't Wait- NOhep Moms. 11:00- 13:00 GMT+3 (Uganda) 

Building on this year’s NOhep Global Movement theme “NOhep Moms” and that of World Hepatitis Alliance “Hep Can’t Wait” the Ministry of Health of Uganda is convening the “Women Can’t Wait Conference” which is to be hosted by the Hepatitis Aid Organization. The High Level Event aims at engaging and empowering women in the fight to eliminate hepatitis in Uganda so that they realize their full potential, stand up for their rights and ensure their engagement and participation in the implementation, review and follow-up of the 2030 Hepatitis Agenda for Sustainable Development as well as other relevant global & national agendas and frameworks.

https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XCFcKIv_SZqERfAlpj5ctQ

27 July 

Hepatitis C Can't Wait, Malaysia Isn't Waiting 11:00 CEST/15:00 MYT (Malaysia) 

FIND and DNDi are organizing a webinar to observe World Hepatitis Day (WHD) with the support from the World Health Organization (WHO), the Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) and the Malaysian AIDS Council (MAC) under the theme ─ "Hepatitis C can't wait, Malaysia isn't waiting". You will hear from our speakers on Malaysia’s determination and continuous commitment towards hepatitis C elimination and how rapidly Malaysia is moving onto a hepatitis C virus self-testing (HCVST) pilot study right after WHO’s global launch of the 1st HCVST guidelines (https://www.who.int/publications/i/it...) on 15 July 2021.

Watch on the FIND Youtube channel here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asq7CuI3W_g
 
27-28 July 

WORLD HEPATITIS DAY REGIONAL SYMPOSIUM | Hepatitis Can't Wait. Jul 27, 2021 08:30 Jul 28 08:30 GMT+3 (Uganda)

Join the regional syposium on hepatitis elimination in celebration of World Hepatitis Day as global stakeholders come together to discuss how to reach hepatitis elimination in the region. 

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIsf-2gqjstGtb61YEdcvOCgRLCQwAoErtV?fbclid=IwAR0ngAnCJX-1K83ya3E-vetEuPtXSwIP80Be6fdpP_f0FFVtgJEiL6xsIC8 
 
28 July 
 
World Health Organization (WHO) Global Talk show 

High level Global talk show

Hepatitis can’t wait

Wednesday, 28th July 2021, 14:00-15:30 CET

 

To mark the day, WHO is hosting a Global talk show providing a platform for global, regional and national leaders, policy makers, communities and other stakeholders to discuss opportunities for accelerating the hepatitis response to achieve elimination by 2030. Contributions and stories from countries from different WHO regions will be showcased at the event. More information on speakers and registration/connectivity information will be made available shortly.

Register for the  event: https://who.zoom.us/j/95578847498

Password: WhepD@y21



World Health Organization World Hepatitis Day Regional webinar: Strengthening communities engagement in hepatitis- 1130–1245 (IST) 


Join the World Health Organization (WHO) regional webinar to celebrate World Hepatitis Day 2021. 

Join at: https://who.zoom.us/j/97578061088   Password: who@4321

 

29 July HBV Science 101 - ICE-HBV & CEVHAP 12:30 GMT +10 (Australia, Sydney) 

A community discussion on the scientific progress towards a cure for hepatitis B

https://unimelb.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WVKnzI60R8q0nubtN7X8SQ