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