Collaborative research on hepatitis C identification and treatment among persons who inject drugs [Hosted by NIDA]
This webinar will highlight ongoing research by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) advancing hepatitis elimination among people who use drugs and incarcerated populations.
"The Kentucky Viral Hepatitis Treatment Study (KeY Treat)"
-Dr. Jennifer Havens, Professor, College of Medicine, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, University of Kentucky
“HCV in Louisiana Corrections: A Model for National Elimination"
-Dr. Risha Irvin, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, John Hopkins University
“HIV, HCV and Related Comorbidities in Rural Communities Affected by Opioid Injection Drug Epidemics in the United States: Building Systems for Prevention, Treatment and Control”
-Dr. Todd M. Allen, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, Massachusetts General Hospital