Past Publications: Innovations in Hepatitis Elimination Series

Past Publications: Innovations in Hepatitis Elimination Series

1. HCV Elimination in a Health Network Serving Indigenous Communities in Northern California

By Kathleen Cassel, M.D.*, and Gregory Carlson, R.N.*

*United Indian Health Services, Inc., Arcata, CA.

2. Screening Adult Children of Hepatitis C–Infected Baby Boomers: Barriers to Testing and Prevalence Estimates

By Maureen McCauley, B.S.,* Teniola Egbe, M.P.H., M.B.E.,*,† Alexandra Parris, P.A.-C.,‡ Samantha Rosenberg, P.A.-C.,‡ Crystal Carmicheal-Kusy, P.A.-C.,‡ and David Goldberg, M.D., M.S.C.E.*,‡,§

*Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; † Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA; ‡ Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; and § Division of Digestive Health and Liver Diseases, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL

3. Working Toward Elimination of Hepatitis C: The Kentucky Hepatitis Academic Mentorship Program

By Barbra Cave, APRN, Ph.D.,* Kathy Sanders, RN,† Susan Moser,† Robert Brawley,M.D.,† Tina McCormick,‡ and Claudia Espinosa, M.D., M.Sc.§

*Hepatitis C Program Lead, Hepatitis C Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY; † US Hepatitis Academic Mentorship Program/Kentucky Hepatitis Academic Mentorship Program, Henderson, KY; ‡ Kentucky Rural Health Association, Henderson, KY; and § University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

4. Assessment of Noninvasive Markers of Liver Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C in Ethiopia

By Hailemichael Desalegn, M.D.,* Yemisrach Chanie, M.D.,* Paulos Shume, M.D.,* Miftah Delil, M.D.,* Neil Gupta, M.D.,† and Asgeir Johannessen, M.D., Ph.D.‡,§

*Medical Department, St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; † Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA; ‡ Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål, Oslo, Norway; and § Department of Infectious Diseases, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway

5. Screening, Vaccination, and Referrals as Viral Hepatitis Elimination Triad Among Internally Displaced Persons in Edo State, Nigeria

By Michael S. Odimayo M.B.B.S., F.M.C.Path.*,  Wasiu O. Adebimpe M.B.B.S., F.W.A.C.P., Ph.D., F.A.I.P.H.,.M.A.C.E.,.M.N.I.M. †, Yemisi A. Jeff‐Agboola M.Tech., Ph.D‡, et al.

* Department of Microbial Pathology,Faculty of Basic Clinical Sciences, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State, Nigeria; † Department of Community Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State, Nigeria;‡ Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State, Nigeria;

6. Impact of COVID-19 Response on Hepatitis Prevention Care and Treatment: Results From Global Survey of Providers and Program Managers

By Jessica Laury M.P.H.(c)*, Lindsey Hiebert M.P.H †., John W. Ward M.D.†

*Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA; and † Coalition for Global Hepatitis Elimination, Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, GA.

7. Evaluation of Hepatitis C Test and Treat Interventions Targeted at Homeless Populations (Outside London) in England During the COVID‐19 Pandemic

By Rebecca Wilkinson B.Sc., M.Sc.*, Sema Mandal B.A., M.B.B.S., M.R.C.P. D.T.M.H., M.Sc., F.F.P.H. †, Emily Phipps M.B.Ch.B.(Hons), M.Sc. P.G.Dip., F.F.P.H.†

* Public Health Registrar, School of Primary Care, Population Sciences and Medical Education, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom; and † Blood Safety, Hepatitis, STI and HIV Division, National Infection Service, Public Health England, London, United Kingdom

8. A Tool to Inform Hepatitis C Elimination: A Case for Hepatitis C Elimination in China

By Madeline Adee, M.P.H.*, Yueran Zhuo, Ph.D.*†, Tiannan Zhan, M.S.*, Qiushi Chen, Ph.D.‡, Asmae Toumi, B.S.*, Turgay Ayer, Ph.D.§, Chizoba Nwankwo, Ph.D. ¶, Huaiyang Zhong, Ph.D.*†,Amy Puenpatom, Ph.D.¶, and Jagpreet Chhatwal, Ph.D.*†

* Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Technology Assessment, Boston, MA; † Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; ‡ Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; § H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA; and ¶ Merck & Co, Inc., Kenilworth, NJ.

9. Enhancing Electronic Health Systems to End Transmission of Chronic Hepatitis B During COVID-19: A Collaborative Approach

By Eric Chak, M.D., M.P.H.,* Fresnia Vu†, Julie Dang, Ph.D., M.P.H.‡, Ulissa Smith, M.P.H. §, Susan Stewart, Ph.D. ¶, Karman Tam, M.P.H.**,Amy Beste- Fong, R.N.**, Breanna Phelps ††, Ian Johnson, M.D. †, Miguel Suarez, M.D. †, Mary Pat Pauly, M.D. ‡‡, and Moon S. Chen, Jr., Ph.D., M.P.H. §§

* Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA; † Sacramento Community Clinics,Health and Life Organization, Inc., Sacramento, CA; ‡ Department of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA; § Office of Community Outreach and Engagement, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA; ¶Division of Biostatistics, UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences, Sacramento, CA; ** Sacramento County Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health, Sacramento, CA; †† Meditab Software Inc, Sacramento, CA; ‡‡ California Primary Care Association, Sacramento, CA; and §§ Division of Hematology and Oncology,UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

10. HCV Elimination in the US Department of Veterans Affairs

By Rachel Gonzalez, M.P.H.,*,# Angela Park, Pharm.D.,†,# Vera Yakovchenko, M.P.H.,‡ Shari Rogal, M.D., M.P.H.,§,¶ Maggie Chartier, Psy.D., M.P.H.,** Timothy R. Morgan, M.D.,††,‡‡,## and David Ross, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.I.**,##

From the *Department of Veterans Affairs, Sierra Pacific Veterans Integrated Service Network, Pharmacy Benefits Management, Mather, CA; † Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Healthcare Transformation, Washington, DC; ‡ Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Norse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital, Bedford, MA; § Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA; ¶Departments of Medicine and Surgery and Center for Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; **Veterans Health Administration, HIV, Hepatitis, and Related Conditions Programs, Office of Specialty Care Services, Washington, DC; ††Gastroenterology Section, VA Long Beach Healthcare System, Long Beach, CA; and ‡‡Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, Irvine, CA. # Equal first authors. ##Equal senior authors.

11. Eliminating Hepatitis C in Mexico: A Primary Health Care Approach

By Alethse De la Torre Rosas, M.D., M.P.H.,* David Kershenobich,M.D.,Ph.D.,† Alejandro E. Svarch, M.D., M.P.H., ‡ and Hugo López- Gatell, M.D., Ph.D.§

* CENSIDA,Secretaria de Salud, Mexico City, Mexico; † INCMNSZ, Mexico City, Mexico; ‡COFEPRIS, Mexico City, Mexico; and § Subsecretaria de Prevención y Promoción de la Salud,Secretaria de Salud, Mexico City, Mexico

12. Micro-elimination of Hepatitis C in Low- and Middle- Income Settings: Challenges and Windows of Opportunity

By Enrique Wolpert Barraza, M.D.,* David Kershenobich Stalnikowitz, M.D., Ph.D.,† Jorge Enrique Guerrero Guerrero, M.D., ‡ and Alethse de la Torre Rosas, M.D.

*Dirección Médica ABC Medical Center,ABC Hospital, México City, México; †Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, México City, México; ‡ Department of Internal Medicine, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, México City, México; and § National Center for HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control, Secretary of Health, México City, México §

13. Progressive Scale-up of HBV AND HCV Testing for Hepatitis Elimination in Vietnam

By Tran Nguyen,*,†,# Trang Pham,*,‡,# Loc Phan,* Gary Mize,* Amy Trang,* Diem Dao,* Anh Le,* Robert Gish,* William M. Lee,*,†Dung Do,§ Hong K. Tang,§ Hai T. Phan,¶ Binh T. Nguyen,** and Doan Y Dao*,††

* Vietnam Viral Hepatitis Alliance, Reston, VA; † UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX; ‡ University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL; § Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; ¶ Medical Medical Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; ** Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; and †† Center of Excellence for Liver Disease in Vietnam, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD.

14. Community-based and HIV integrated testing for hepatitis B and C among key populations in Vietnam


By Bao Ngoc Vu1| Kim Do Tuan1| An Khanh Tran1| Long Khanh Tran1|Kimberly Green1| Khoa Trong Nguyen2| Phuong Duc Cao2

1PATH, Hanoi, Vietnam2Vietnam Administration for Medical Services, Ministry of Health, Hanoi, Vietnam


Last day updated 10 May 2022