Storm City Council w/ Us on May 8!

We are storming the city council session on May 8 and we want you there with us! On May 8, the Philadelphia City Council will officially present proclamations to Hep B United Philadelphia and HepCAP (Hep C Allies of Philadelphia) to recognize May as Hepatitis Awareness Month and raise awareness for hepatitis testing. We need … [Read more…]

CDC Features Hep B United Philadelphia

Hep B United Philadelphia is Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Prevention Information Network’s (NPIN) featured campaign of the month! Check out our profile on NPIN’s website and share their page on your own websites/social media outlets to celebrate with us! Thank you CDC/NPIN for the recognition! Visit the NPIN featured campaign page … [Read more…]

Join Our Twitter Chat About Increasing Hep B Testing

Join us for a Twitter Chat Tuesday, November 19th at 3pm EST to discuss the Know Hepatitis B campaign, and how to increase hepatitis B testing among Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs). Hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer and a major health disparity among AAPIs who are disproportionately impacted by the … [Read more…]

Hep B Heroes Recognized in Philadelphia

Three CDC Hep B Hero awards were given out earlier in September at the Hep B United Philadelphia training luncheon. The award recipients are Ms. Melissa Coleman, a Physician Relations Manager at Hahnemann University Hospital; Ms. Alex Shirreffs, the Viral Hepatitis Prevention Coordinator at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health; and Ms. Emily Gibble, the … [Read more…]

Know Hepatitis B Campaign Is Here!

Read about the exciting new national hepatitis B multilingual campaign here: “Hep B United joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in announcing the first-ever multilingual campaign for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), to increase testing for hepatitis B among this population across the United States. The Know Hepatitis B campaign was … [Read more…]