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ICE-HBV at ILC 2018

POSTED ON: 17 May, 2018

ICE-HBV had a booth at ILC 2018. This was a great opportunity to connect with clinical researchers from all over the world. An update on HBV cure research presented at EASL will be availaible soon.

ICE-HBV members met and adopted new governance rules and their 2018-2022 vision, to be released soon.

5th ANRS Workshop on HBV Cure and International Liver Congress

POSTED ON: 06 Mar, 2018

ICE-HBV is delighted to endorse the 5th ANRS workshop on HBV cure which will be held in Paris on 10 April 2018. The programme can be found here. 

We will have a booth at the International Liver Congress, please visit us during exhibition times on booth #822, just next to EASL community hub.

Experts will be there during morning breaks to present our work and answer your questions. See the programme:

Joan Block joins ICE-HBV Board

POSTED ON: 07 Nov, 2017

ICE-HBV is delighted to announce that Joan Block, Co-Founder of the Hepatitis B Foundation, is joining the Governing Board as first community representative.

More about Joan here. 

ICE-HBV at the World Hepatitis Summit

POSTED ON: 07 Nov, 2017

ICE-HBV took part in the World Hepatitis Summit in Sao Paulo on November 1-3, 2017, joining 900 delegates from all over the world. The World Hepatitis Summit is a large-scale, global biennial event to advance the viral hepatitis agenda. It is a joint initiative between World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Hepatitis Alliance – in collaboration with a different host country for each Summit.

Among others news, WHO announced that in 2.8 million additional people starting lifelong treatment for hepatitis B in 2016 was a marked increase from the 1.7 million people starting it in 2015.

ICE-HBV presented a poster and held an international consultation on its scientific priorities and governance systems, attended by delegates from five continents (picture). ICE-HBV was also presented by ANRS as part of the plenary presentation by Prof. Christian Trepo.

ICE-HBV Poster at the World Hepatitis Summit 2017

ICE-HBV at the World Hepatitis Summit 2017

ICE-HBV at the HBV Cure Workshop

POSTED ON: 17 Oct, 2017

The HBV Cure Workshop is a scientific platform that acts as a catalyst to accelerate the progress for achieving a cure. This meeting will bring together the world’s leading basic, translational and clinical experts to share and discuss the latest research outcomes and challenges.

ICE-HBV members Stephen Locarnini and Harry Janssen are chairing the workshop, and many more will be speaking about their research towards an HBV cure! Find the programme here.

ICE-HBV New Policies

POSTED ON: 25 Sep, 2017

ICE-HBV is growing and developing new organisational policies: you can find the confidentiality policy and industry engagement policy under Publications.

Governance structure and systems are being revised too, in consultation with our stakeholders.