Resources

CHIPO Partner List (PDF) 

 

Fact Sheets

Hepatitis B: Are You at Risk? Information for People from Africa from CDC (English and French)

Hepatitis B & Your Family - Information for People from Africa from CDC (English and French)

Protect Your Baby for Life - When a Pregnant Woman Has Hepatitis B, from CDC (English and French)

General Hepatitis B fact sheets, Hepatitis B Foundation (multiple languages)

Webinar Recordings

Hepatitis B in Sub-Saharan Africa. Co-hosted by CHIPO and Hep B United (Feb 2018)

 

PowerPoint Presentations

Hepatitis B in People of African Origin: An Introduction

Hepatitis B in People of African Origin: An Educational Resource

 

Blogs and Additional Educational Resources

African Immigrants at Increased Risk for Hepatitis B (Susannah Amiteye, 2015)

Know Hep B Campaign materials – Created by the CDC and Hep B United, these resources include audio and video PSAs, printable educational materials, risk assessments, and FREE color posters that can be ordered from the CDC website.

CHIPO NYC – Offering information and educational resources from the New York City coalition.

 

Free, Open Access Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Chandrasekar E, Song S, Johnson M, Harris AM, Kaufman GI, Freedman D, Quinn MT, Kim KE. A Novel Strategy to Increase Identification of African-Born People With Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the Chicago Metropolitan Area, 2012-2014. Prev Chronic Dis. 2016 Sep 1;13:E118.

Shankar H, Blanas D, Bichoupan K, Ndiaye D, Carmody E, Martel-Laferriere V, Culpepper-Morgan J, Dieterich DT, Branch AD, Bekele M, Nichols K, Perumalswami PV. A Novel Collaborative Community-Based Hepatitis B Screening and Linkage to Care Program for African Immigrants. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 1;62 Suppl 4:S289-97.

Apata IW, Averhoff F, Pitman J, Bjork A, Yu J, Amin NA, Dhingra N, Kolwaite A, Marfin A; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Progress Toward Prevention of Transfusion-Transmitted Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection — Sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–2011. MMWR 2014;63:613-9.

Frambo AA, Atashili J, Fon PN, Ndumbe PM. Prevalence of HBsAg and knowledge about hepatitis B in pregnancy in the Buea Health District, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study. BMC Res Notes. 2014 Jun 25;7:394.