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Webinars

Hepatitis Delta Virus: Screening Barriers Around the World & Management in the Absence of Treatment

Expert Speakers: 

  • 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

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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

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Hepatitis Delta Virus: Overview and Latest Treatments

Expert Speaker: Dr. Ira Jacobson, Professor of Medicine and Director of Hepatology, New York University, Langone Health

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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

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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

 

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Hepatitis Delta: Current and Future Treatments

Expert Speaker: Dr. Cihan Yurdaydin - University of Ankara Medical School, Turkey

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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

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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

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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

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