World Hepatitis Day: we’re not waiting!

July 28 is World Hepatitis Day, a day to call for change and remember the million lives that are lost to viral hepatitis ever year.

CanHepC acknowledges and joins its voice to the World Hepatitis Day campaign under the theme ‘We’re not waiting’ to demand urgent action to accelerate efforts...

CanHepDay May 11th

CanHepDay on May 11th, 2023

Thursday May 11th, 2023 marks the 2nd annual Canadian Viral Hepatitis Elimination Day (CanHepDay). On this day, CanHepC joins its voice to Action Hepatitis Canada, the Canadian Hepatitis B Network (CanHepB), the Canadian Liver Foundation, and the Canadian Association for the Study of the...

Annual meeting network 2023

Annual Meeting & 12th CSHCV

CanHepC held its member’s Annual Meeting and 12th Canadian Symposium on Hepatitis C Virus (CSHCV) in Halifax on March 2-3, 2023.

The network’s 8th Annual Meeting took place on March 2nd 2023 at the Halifax Convention Center in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The meeting convened 87 of our member...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30th, 2022 is National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in honor of the lost children and Survivors of residential schools, their families and communities.

On this day, CanHepC honors the children who survived the residential school system and those who never came back as...

Barriers and enablers to opt-out hepatitis C screening in Quebec’s provincial prisons

A CanHepC study explores the barriers and enablers to implementing opt-out hepatitis C screening in Quebec’s provincial prisons.

While eliminating hepatitis C is now possible due to the advent of direct-acting antiviral therapy, achieving elimination will require specific efforts...

I can't wait! World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day 2022

Today, July 28th, is World Hepatitis Day. For the occasion, we’ve regrouped different initiatives, online tools, articles, videos and other activities organised by CanHepC and our partners.

In this video, CanHepC member Daryl Luster, Peer Programs Lead at the BC Hepatitis Network,...
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Hepatitis Can’t Wait!

Hepatitis Can’t Wait!

July 28 is a day to call for action and raise awareness on the global burden of viral hepatitis which impacts over 325 million people in the world. CanHepC joins its voice to the World Hepatitis Day campaign under the theme ‘I Can’t Wait’ urging for concrete action to be taken to tackle viral...

Trainees in Ottawa May 12, 2022

CanHepC Annual Meeting - May 12, 2022

CanHepC held its 7th Annual Meeting on May 12, 2022 in person in Ottawa gathering 67 of our member investigators, knowledge users, collaborators, and trainees.

The meeting provided a much anticipated opportunity for all our members to reconnect after two years of COVID-19 pandemic. The...

Welcome to our new trainees 2022-23

Welcome to our new student trainees 2022-23

The CanHepC trainee fellowship competition provides transdisciplinary training and stipends to exceptional university graduates at various stages of their academic and professional career.

A total of 7 new student trainees will be joining the ranks of the program in September 2023:...

11th Canadian Symposium on HCV

11th Canadian Symposium on HCV

CanHepC’s flagship meeting, the 11th Canadian Symposium on HCV (CSHCV) took place on May 13, 2022 as part of the Canadian Liver Meeting. Co-chaired by Nadine Kronfli and Rodney Russell, under the theme getting back on track toward hepatitis C elimination, the CSHCV this year was held in a...