CanHepC Annual Meeting group photo 2018, Toronto

CanHepC member’s only Annual Meeting 2018

The 3rd CanHepC Annual Meeting took place in Toronto on Thursday 8 February, 2018 gathering over 90 of our member investigators, knowledge users, collaborators, and trainees.

The main objective of the meeting was to discuss progress within each of the ongoing CanHepC research cores...

Toronto Canadian Liver Meeting 2018

7th Canadian Symposium on HCV highlights

The 7th Canadian Symposium on HCV (CSHCV) took place in Toronto on Friday 9 February, 2018.

The CSHCV took place as part of the Canadian Liver Meeting (CLM), a new meeting co-organised by CanHepC, the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL) and the Canadian Association...

CanHepC trainees award recipients

Congratulations to our CanHepC trainees!

The recipients of the 7th Canadian Symposium on HCV Poster & Oral presentations awards are:

Best graduate student poster – Yasmin Saeed  Best graduate student poster – Rasika Kunden Best oral presentation – Lucy Newman-Hogan & Dustin Dapp Best postdoctoral fellow poster – Che...
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Dr Houghton presenting at the Bacon & Eggheads Parliamentary Breakfast

Winning the battle against Hepatitis C - Bacon & Eggheads Parliamentary Breakfast

CanHepC sponsored the latest Bacon and Eggheads breakfast lecture on Parliament Hill looking back at the 30-year career journey of Dr Micheal Houghton, a pioneer in hepatitis C discovery and research. 

The Bacon & Eggheads lectures bring together Parliamentarians with experts in...

CanHepC Trainees & Staff raising awareness for WHD 2017

World Hepatitis Day 2017

Friday 28 July 2017 marked World Hepatitis Day and on this occasion the CanHepC trainees and staff members took to the streets to inform and increase awareness for hepatitis C, encourage people to get tested and educate on the various treatments available.

Over 300 “Get tested, know...

The Power of Health Research Canadian researchers working together to eliminate hepatitis C

CIHR Feature story on CanHepC

To mark World Hepatitis Day, the Canadian Institute for Health Research (CIHR) featured a story about researchers from our network (Drs Naglaa Shoukry, Jordan Feld, Julie Bruneau & Mel Krajden) on the power of health research and working together towards the elimination of hepatitis C....

Open letter to Health Minister Dr Jane Philpott

Hepatitis C prevention, care and treatment for all

Friday 28 July 2017 marks World Hepatitis Day and on this day it is more important than ever to underscore the progress made so far, plan for the future, and ensure that Canada is a world leader in reaching the hepatitis C elimination...

CATIE webinar

CATIE 6th CSHCV 2017 Learning Institute & webinar

For the second year in a row, CanHepC has partnered with CATIE on an initiative called the HCV Symposium Learning Institute.  

The Learning Institute is a knowledge exchange event that aims to distil and disseminate key research findings from the Canadian Symposium on Hepatitits C...

Fairmount view Banff 2017

6th Canadian Symposium on HCV & CanHepC Annual Meeting in Banff, AB

The 6th Canadian Symposium on HCV (CSHCV) took place in Banff on Friday 3rd March under the theme “Delivering a Cure for Hepatitis C Infection: What are the Remaining Gaps?”. The Symposium, organised by CanHepC & chaired by Lorne Tyrell and Carla Coffin, attracted a total of 264 attendees...

CanHepC - TRR179 Internship Exchange Program

CanHepC and the German TRR179 Network are offering the opportunity for one CanHepC trainee and one student from the German TRR179 Hepatitis Network to do a 2-6 months internship with one the of PIs affiliated to the other network.

Download the full announcement here.

TRR179 is...