Hepatitis Delta Virus: Screening Barriers Around the World & Management in the Absence of Treatment
Dr. Zaigham Abbas, Professor and Head, Department of Gastroenterology at Dr. Ziauddin University Hospital in Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Jose Debes, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School in the United States
Dr. Richard Njouom, Head, Division of Virology at Centre Pasteur of Cameroon
Dr. Domingo C. Balderramo, Provider of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy Services at Private University Hospital in Cordoba, Argentina
Dr. Raymundo Parana, Professor of Medicine, Gastro-Hepatology Unit, School of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia in Salvador, Brazil
Dr. Marina Carmen Berenguer, Hepatologist and Professor, Universitat de Valencia, Spain
Watch our latest webinar! Hepatitis delta virus continues to be a largely neglected disease in many different parts of the world. The difficulties with screening, prevention, and linkage to care that are present with hepatitis B are even more pronounced in the case of hepatitis delta, and effective treatments are not accessible in many regions. In this webinar, we heard from experts around the world who spoke to some of these issues, including specific challenges with screening, available treatments, and methods for managing hepatitis D when effective treatments are not accessible.
Understanding Liver Cancer Risk for Those Living with Hepatitis B & D Viruses & Overview of Hepatitis B Foundation Storytelling Programs
Expert Speaker: Dr. Habiba Kamal, Researcher in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Dermatology at the Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
Hepatitis Delta Virus: Overview and Latest Treatments
Expert Speaker: Dr. Ira Jacobson, Professor of Medicine and Director of Hepatology, New York University, Langone Health
Hepatitis Delta Treatment Endpoints: How Do We Measure Success in the Era of Emerging Therapies?
Expert Speaker: Dr. Ohad Etzion - Director, Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Soroka University Medical Center, Israel
Hepatitis Delta in Sub-Saharan Africa
Expert Speaker: Dr. Hailemichael Desalegn - Associate Professor and Head of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit at St. Paul's Hospital in Ethiopia, and Vice President of the Ethiopian Gastroenterology Association
Hepatitis Delta: Current and Future Treatments
Expert Speaker: Dr. Cihan Yurdaydin - University of Ankara Medical School, Turkey
Hepatitis Delta Molecular Virology
Expert Speaker: Dr. Jean-Michel Pawlotsky - Chief of Biology at the French National Reference Center for Viral Hepatitis B, C and Delta
Hepatitis Delta in Romania
Expert Speaker: Dr. Florin Caruntu - National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Bucharest, Romania
Hepatitis Delta: The Hidden Epidemic
Expert Speaker: Robert Gish, MD - Medical Director, Hepatitis B Foundation
A Real World Look at New Hepatitis Delta Prevalence Data in the U.S.
Expert Speaker: Eduardo Martins, MD, D.Phil - SVP, Liver and Infectious Diseases - Eiger Biopharmaceuticals
Diagnosing Hepatitis Delta in the U.S.
Expert Speakers: Robert Gish, MD - Medical Director, Hepatitis B Foundation
David Hillyard, MD - Medical Director, Molecular Infectious Diseases, ARUP Laboratories
Download Diagnosing Hepatitis Delta in the U.S. Slides (additional slides added)