The CanHepC webinar series are open to the public and take place every other year.

They will run again from October 2023 to April 2024 on Wednesdays at  15.00 EST - check the schedule below.

All the webinars are available for download - simply click on the link. 

For more information and to register please contact Norma Choucha (norma.choucha@canhepc.ca). 


2023 - 2024

Sep 20th 2023

Orientation with Norma Choucha

Norma Choucha

Administrative and Training Program Coordinator

3:00 PM EDT

Oct 4th 2023

Evidence for Prison-Based Harm Reduction Services in HCV Elimination

Nadine Kronfli

Assistant Professor, McGill University

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Chronic Viral Illness Service

McGill University Health Centre, Glen site

1001 Decarie Boulevard D02.4110

Montreal, Quebec, H4A 3J1


Oct 18th 2023

How to Write a Good Research Paper, an Editor's Perspective

Rod Russell

Professor of Virology and Immunology

Vice President, Canadian Society for Virology

Editor-in-Chief, Viral Immunology

Division of BioMedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine

Memorial University



Nov 1st 2023

Importance of Harm Reduction in HCV Elimination

Gillian Kolla

Postdoctoral Researcher
Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research, University of Victoria


Nov 15th 2023

CHIM: Fast-track to an HCV vaccine?

Jordan Feld

R. Phelan Chair in Translational Liver Disease Research.

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto.

Research Director, Toronto Centre for Liver Disease.

Senior Scientist, Sandra Rotman Centre for Global Health, TGRI, University Health Network


Nov 29th 2023

Indigenous Ways of Research

Carrielynn Lund

University of Saskatchewan

Renee Mashing

Independent Indigenous Researcher



Dec 13th 2023

Non-Academic Career Path

Christopher Ablenas

Senior Biologist / Evaluator

Health Canada | Santé Canada


Jan 17th 2024

How to Engage with Policymakers, Politicians, and Media?

Jennifer van Gennip

Executive Director

Action Hepatitis Canada


Janet Butler-McPhee

Director of Communications and Advocacy

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network



Feb 14th 2024

Embedding EDI principles into biomedical and health research: who, what, where, when and why

Dr. Imogen Coe

Professor of Chemistry and Biology
NSERC Scholar-in-Residence (with focus on EDI in STEM)



Mar 13th 2024

Career Path to Academia

Che Colpitts

Assistant Professor

Queen's University


Mar 27th 2024

ON HCV Elimination Roadmap

Jason Altenberg

Chief Executive Officer

South Riverdale Community Health Centre