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Viral Hepatitis Summits

What Are Our Summits?

Hepatitis Foundation International sponsors one day Summits that target healthcare practitioners, nurses, physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, public health professionals, social workers and counselors to improve the identification and management of hepatitis patients.

HFI's Viral Hepatitis Summits are recognized for offering high value for its conference participants and exhibitors — and offers participants the opportunity to raise the visibility of their company and reach key healthcare professionals and others working with those affected by viral hepatitis.

Viral hepatitis patients are encouraged to attend, as they will have the opportunity to learn first-hand current and reliable information from experts in the field.

Program Objectives:

  • Describe how to discuss viral hepatitis transmission and prevention with patients/clients using simple and clear language in order to help them assess their own viral hepatitis risk behaviors and seek testing.
  • Discuss and highlight statewide hepatitis prevention and education activities
  • Describe hepatitis B prevention and treatment including treatment monitoring, side effect management and support needs.
  • Describe expectations for hepatitis C treatment evaluation, management, duration, and outcomes.
  • Discuss common lab tests related to viral hepatitis and their interpretation
  • Identify three recommendations for improved patient/client psychological outcomes for management of hepatitis C.
  • Describe practice challenges in treating a patient co-infected with hepatitis C/ HIV and how this impacts HIV positive individuals
  • Discuss substance abuse and co-occurring sexual risk behaviors for viral hepatitis (HAV, HBV, and HCV)

Continuing Education Credits

HFI’s Viral Hepatitis Summits have been reviewed and approved to award continuining education units through these organizations. Each summit registration will detail the contact hours available.

  • RN’s : Maryland Nursing Association
  • PA’s : American Association of Physician Assistants
  • CPH’s:  National Board of Public Health Examiners
  • Addiction Professionals: National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors

Become an HFI Viral Hepatitis Summit Exhibitor

Share information about your goods and services with individuals concerned about viral hepatitis by exhibiting at our 2012 Viral Hepatitis Summits.

Each exhibitor will receive a draped exhibit table measuring 6’x 30" and two chairs, as well as one complimentary guest registration to your selected HFI Viral Hepatitis Summit.

Our Summits offer you the opportunity to raise the visibility of your company and reach key healthcare professionals. Hepatitis Foundation International has long offered high value for its conference participants and exhibitors. HFI’s Tax ID number is 22 333 7679.

SIGN UP NOW at HFI's Online Store
Corporate Rate: $1,000.00
Non-Profit / Community Agency Rate: $ 350.00

Also, if you prefer to mail an Exhibit Booth Application with your payment, please download now.