Welcome to Hep B United Philadelphia!
Hep B United Philadelphia is a citywide, community-owned education campaign launched to increase testing and vaccination in the fight against hepatitis B and liver cancer. Raising public awareness, involving community stakeholders and coordinating city services and resources will make an enormous impact in addressing this serious public health threat. Bookmark our Community Calendar and Resource Directory to learn about all of the valuable hepatitis B education, screening, and vaccination events throughout the city!
April 17th, 2013
It’s almost May again! As you probably already know, May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. Here in Philadelphia, we will be putting on events and activities throughout the month to celebrate and raise awareness for hepatitis B. On Saturday, April 27 from 12noon to 2pm, we will be providing free hepatitis B screening at AmeriCare Pharmacy [...]
October 1st, 2012
On September 28, 2012, Dr. Walter Tsou presented at the Hep B United Philadelphia coalition training & luncheon event on the topic “Affordable Care Act & APIs in Philadelphia”. If you missed the presentation, here is a copy of the PowerPoint slides and a recording of the majority of Dr. Tsou’s presentation. We hope this [...]
August 6th, 2012
In the month of August, look for us or join us at the following events! Screening August 14, Tuesday, 1pm 2514 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA We will be collaborating with WES Health Center to provide free hepatitis B education and screening for the Vietnamese community. Health Fairs August 11, Saturday, 12-5pm Snyder Avenue between [...]
July 2nd, 2012
Please see below for Dr. Howard Koh’s, Assistant Secretary for Health of the US Department of Health and Human Services, letter to Asian American and Pacific Islanders networks and organizations regarding hepatitis B care in America. To see the full letter in PDF, please click here. To see a full report about hepatitis B and [...]