Welcome to Hepatitis Delta Connect!
A dedicated program of the Hepatitis B Foundation to increase awareness about hepatitis delta - a serious virus that coinfects hepatitis B patients - and to promote screening and testing, and provide information and support for those affected.
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Watch Our Most Recent Webinar: Hepatitis Delta: The Case for Double-Reflex Testing for All Individuals Living with Hepatitis B
Dr. Devin Razavi-Shearer of the Center for Disease Analysis Foundation shared insights from a recent publication advocating for hepatitis delta double-reflex testing for all individuals living with hepatitis B in low HBV- and high HBV/HDV-prevalence countries. Dr. Razavi-Shearer also discussed some recent work that has been done to establish clearer estimates of hepatitis delta prevalence globally. Watch the webinar recording here!
New White Paper on Hepatitis Delta Research, Awareness, Screening, and Linkage to Care
The Hepatitis B Foundation took the lead on publishing a white paper about the urgent action needed to make advancements in hepatitis D research, awareness, and patient care. Read it here!
New Clinical Practice Guidelines from the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)
EASL has recently published hepatitis delta clinical guidelines with recommendations for testing and surveillance. Read the new guidelines here!
Are You Interested in Participating in a Study?
Are you living with hepatitis delta virus (HDV) in the United States? Join a new research study! Researchers from the University of Miami are interested in hearing your experiences with diagnosis and treatment, to improve access to appropriate and individualized care. The study involves a one-hour virtual interview, and compensation is available!
If you are interested in participating, please complete a brief survey here!
We would love to hear from you! Complete the survey to sign up! Please note: This survey link is specifically for those living with hepatitis delta, or those who are caretakers of people living with hepatitis delta.
Take our brief survey & sign up to receive updates on clinical trials, info about hepatitis delta monitoring, management & care + more! Sign up today! Please note: This survey link is specifically for healthcare providers caring for people living with hepatitis delta.
We've educated 13,000 people in 111 countries!
News & Updates
March 2023 Blog Post: Why Is Hepatitis Delta So Hard to Eliminate?
December 2022 Blog Post: What You Need to Know About the 2022 Liver Meeting and How it Relates to Hepatitis Delta
September 2022 Blog Post: What's the Difference? Herbal Remedies and Supplements vs. Western Medicine
View our webinar, "The Lived Experience of Hepatitis Delta" recording here.