San Francisco Hep B Update Archive

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    National Hepatitis Testing Day Celebrated Coast to Coast

        This year, the largest community-organized viral hepatitis testing/treat-now campaign was coordinated in three of America’s largest cities affected by hepatitis disease: San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York. Leaders in each city announced free and low cost hepatitis screenings and unveiled a new […]

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    AHSC Health Screenings Part of National Hepatitis Testing Day

      Testing for Hepatitis B and C is available all day at the Asian Heritage Street Celebration (AHSC) this Saturday, May 18 at  San Francisco’s Civic Center as part of a nationally coordinated effort to increase community outreach for all Americans on the second annual […]

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  • SF Hep B Free Delegation with Dr. John Ward and staff at Center for Disease Control and Prevention Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia

    SF Hep B Free Meets with National Leaders in D.C. & Atlanta on Efforts to End Hepatitis B Disease

        San Francisco, CA— A delegation from SF Hep B Free led by Honorary Chairperson Fiona Ma and Chairperson Dr. Stuart Fong met with Congressional leaders, and leaders from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington DC and the U.S. Centers for Disease […]

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  • Hon. Mike Honda is screened for hepatitis B at the Asian Heritage Street Celebration in 2006.

    Don’t Gamble With Your Liver!

    SAN FRANCISCO (Sept. 26, 2012) - The landmark 5th Annual Hep B Free “B A Hero” Gala, calling for the end of all hepatitis in San Francisco will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the InterContinental Hotel located at 888 Howard St. in the City. U.S. Representative Mike […]

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    Last Chance for Hep B Gala Tickets

    You’re Invited to Attend 5th Annual B a Hero Gala Click Here to Purchase Your Tickets! The landmark 5th Annual Hep B Free “B A Hero” Gala will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the Intercontinental Hotel in San Francisco. This year, we are honoring U.S. Representative […]

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  • Team HBV organized San Francisco's World Hepatitis Day Guinness Record attempt on July 28, 2012 at Crissy Fields.

    World Hepatitis Alliance Sets New Guinness World Record

    World Hepatitis Alliance and the participating groups around the world succeeded in setting a new Guinness World Record with 12,588 people taking part. On 28th July, people gathered at 42 sites in 20 countries and 2 territories to mime the actions of the “See No […]

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  • Hep B Free team at the Pistahan Parade and Festival on August. 11, 2012.

    An Evening to Celebrate Hep B Free Set for Sept. 27 in San Francisco

    The landmark 5th Annual Hep B Free “B A Hero” Gala will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the Intercontinental Hotel in San Francisco. This year, we are honoring U.S. Representative Mike Honda. In 2006, Congressman Honda helped launch the Hep B Free […]

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    2012 World Hepatitis Day to be Celebrated Through Largest Ever “See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil” Mime

    Team HBV High School and College Students are joining CA Assemblywoman Fiona Ma and the SF Hep C Task Force to be part of a global effort to make a world record and raise awareness about massive hepatitis B and C epidemics. The Asian Liver Center, […]

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    Celebrate World Hepatitis Day 2012 By Joining Guinness World Record Attempt

    The World Hepatitis Alliance is planning a Guinness World Record attempt to celebrate World Hepatitis Day 2012  on Saturday, July 28 by having the most people performing the “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil” gestures in a 24 hour span at multiple venues around the world. […]

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  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee joins elected officials and community leaders at the Asian Heritage Street Celebration on May 19, 2012 to celebrate the nation's first National Hepatitis Testing Day. Free hepatitis B and C testing were available for all fairgoers. Photo by Calvin Jeng. For more photos from the event visit:

    West Coast Helps Launch National Hepatitis Testing Day

    U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) highlights Hep B Free and Hep C Task Force for Los Angeles and San Francisco as part of nearly 100 testing events across U.S. SAN FRANCISCO AND LOS ANGELES, CA – May 19, 2012 – Fresh on the heels […]

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