HBV Educator. Maureen became involved in the world of hepatitis B when she and her husband adopted their youngest daughter nine years ago. She is known for her extensive work with PKIDs (Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases). Maureen traveled to China with PKIDs to present a pilot training program to teach doctors, health care, and orphanage workers about safe medical practices and disease prevention. Maureen has spent many years involved with the Hepatitis B Information and Support List, the PKIDs listserve, and more recently, the HBV Adoption Support List. Maureen worked previously as a systems engineer and has a degree in microbiology. She lives with her husband and two children in Highland, Maryland.