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WASHINGTON, D.C. | November 01, 2016 – The National Association of Nonprofit Organizations and Executives (NANOE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ivonne Cameron to NANOE’s prestigious 2017 Board of Governors. Ms. Cameron will be honored alongside fellow Governors March 7-8, 2017 in Columbia, SC at NANOE’s 2017 Capacity-Building …
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On World Hepatitis Day, the Hepatitis Foundation International calls for a dramatic scale up in viral hepatitis testing to reduce liver cancer deaths worldwide SILVER SPRING, MD | 28 July 2016 – The theme of this year’s World Hepatitis Day, ‘Elimination of Viral Hepatitis’, explores how everyone – together or …

SILVER SPRING, MD | June 29, 2016 – The Hepatitis Foundation International (HFI), in partnership with RAND Health, launched a National Hepatitis C Survey to examine the impact of hepatitis C treatment access restrictions on the Medicaid population. The survey, which will be administered by RAND Health is sponsored by …

SILVER SPRING, MD | May 4, 2016– A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), underscores the urgency of hepatitis testing and screening especially among Baby Boomers and other the hard to reach, hard to treat (HRHT) individuals. The study published online in Clinical Infectious Diseases, indicates annual hepatitis C (HCV) related mortality in 2013 surpassed …

SILVER SPRING, MD | April 7, 2016 – The Hepatitis Foundation International (HFI) announced the addition of three Board of Director (BOD) members during its Annual Board Meeting, April 2, 2016. The newly elected members include accomplished Congressional, research, and corporate leaders.  Karen Wirth, Chair, BOD stated, “The expansion of HFI’s …

SILVER SPRING, MD | March 9, 2016– The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in collaboration with other cancer entities released the Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975–2012 today to update rates of new cases, including death rates for the most common cancers in the nation.  …

SILVER SPRING, MD | December 29, 2015 –Ivonne Cameron, CEO, Hepatitis Foundation International (HFI), recently participated in the evaluation of research applications submitted to the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) sponsored by the Department of Defense (DOD).  As a consumer reviewer, Ivonne was a full voting member, along with other …

SILVER SPRING, MD | June 26, 2015 – The Hepatitis Foundation International applauds the United States Supreme Court decision to keep the Affordable Care Act intact and maintain tax-credit subsidies in at least 34 states with federally facilitated marketplaces. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) improves access, affordability and quality in health …