Hepatitis C Town Hall

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The Kentucky Department for Public Health and Shaping Our Appalachian Region brought together National, State and Local Experts on Hepatitis C, Infectious Disease and Substance Abuse to Hazard Kentucky on July 28th, 2016 – World Hepatitis Day! 

Goals of the Town Hall:

  • Increase Community Awareness

  • Provide Best Practice Recommendations on the prevention, detection, and treatment of Hepatitis C, HIV and Substance Use Disorder

  • Engage multi-sector community, state, and national stakeholders to organize resources and enhance engagement

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Featured Speaker: Dr. John Ward, CDC Director of the Division of Viral Hepatitis. He brought a National Perspective and  spoke about Ways Forward.