Just Hep B and the Dragon Boat Regatta

On June 3rd, we participated in the Independence Dragon Boat Regatta on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia.  Even though the day started out overcast, rainy, and overall gloomy, we were looking bright and sharp in our #justB t-shirts.  Our first race was a little rough as our team figured out the best paddling technique.  By … [Read more…]

Think About the Link Philadelphia Summit

On May 19, we partnered with the Prevent Cancer Foundation, the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, and FIGHT Philadelphia to host a Think About the Link Philadelphia Summit.  The goal of the Summit was to raise awareness and provide information about the link between hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and liver cancer.  A few of the … [Read more…]

April and May Events

April and May were busy months for us at Hep B United Philadelphia as we participated in a number of health fairs and co-hosted free education and screening events with a few of our community partners.  In the span of just three short weeks, we participated in 3 health fairs, and 2 education and screening events … [Read more…]

Check Out Our February Newsletter!

Check out our February Newsletter http://conta.cc/2kIsyRM to keep up to date on the most recent happenings of Hep B United Philadelphia! We have many exciting events coming up in the next few months and hope you will join us!   Do you like rowing? Are you interested in learning more about hepatitis B? Are you a hepatitis … [Read more…]

Save the Date- Philadelphia Summit!

The Hepatitis B Foundation and Hep B United Philadelphia are collaborating with The Prevent Cancer Foundation and HepCAP to host a free informational meeting to discuss the link between hepatitis B and C and Cancer.  The Summit will be held at the Free Library of Philadelphia Central Location on Vine Street, Friday May 19th from … [Read more…]

A New Education Resource from New York – Charles B Wang Hepatitis B Comic

Our friends at the Charles B Wang Community Health Center in NYC published an exciting new resource – a Hepatitis B Comic Book, “The Test!” Please see the  links to download the comic book in English and Chinese below. https://www.dropbox.com/s/61x720oq7bcolfs/HepBComic_Chinese%201.2.2017.pdf?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/rryt0hlpinwk099/HepBComic_English%2012.30.16.pdf?dl=0   FacebookTwitterEmail

Be About It Film Screening

O’Liver made a start appearance at the red carpet of the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival last Sunday, November 20th for the screening of Be About It! Be sure to follow O’Liver on Facebook to stay connected to his future appearences! FacebookTwitterEmail

Testimony

Hep B United Philadelphia was a representative giving testimony at the City of Philadelphia’s housing hearing on Thursday, November 17th.  The testimony can be read below: Thank you for providing a platform for this discussion and I appreciate the opportunity to be here.  My name is Catherine Freeland and I am the Public Health Program … [Read more…]