World Hepatitis Day Symposium – From Vaccine to Cure: The Road to Viral Hepatitis Elimination –

2-2:45pm – Session 1 – Vaccines – the Most Effective Route to Elimination?

Co-Chairs: Peter Revill (Doherty Institute) and Helen Tyrell (Hepatitis Australia)

2:45-3:45pm – Session 2 – Test & Treat – Update and Challenges to Roll-Out

Co-Chairs: Mike Catton (Doherty Institute) and Melanie Eagle (Hepatitis Victoria)

4:00-4:45pm – Session 3 – HBV & Migrants 

Chair: Benjamin Cowie (Doherty Institute)

  • Hepatitis B and Migrants, Lachlan Riches – Migration and Legal Consultant 
  • HBV & Migration, a patient experience, Lien Tran – Hepatitis Victoria (pictured below)

4:50-5:45pm – Session 4 – Global Collaborations to Cure CHB 

Chair: Anne Kelso (NHMRC)

5:45-6:00pm – Session 5 – Progress made in the roll-out of Victoria viral hepatitis strategies , The Honorable Frank McGuire, Parliamentary Secretary for Medical research




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