The 2013 Texas Viral Hepatitis Summit was held on November 5, 2013 in Houston. Presentations from the Summit can be found below.
|8:30 - 8:45 a.m.
||Introduction and Welcome
||Larry Cuellar, Viral Hepatitis Prevention Coordinator, DSHS
|8:45 - 9:30 a.m.
||Latest Treatment Update: Project ECHO
||Norman Sussman, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine
||Presentation (PDF : 1,256 kb)
|9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
||Routine HCV Testing in Targeted Age Groups
||Joshua Hanson, M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Pamela Green, Memorial Hermann Hospital
|Presentation (PDF : 351 kb)
Presentation (PDF : 585 kb)
|10:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Break
|10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
||HIV and Viral Hepatitis Co-infection
||Jessica Khan, M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch
||Presentation (PDF : 2,976 kb)
|11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch
|12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
||Panel on Access to Treatment and Care
||Mimi Garcia, Enroll America
Deborah Boswell, Harris Health System
Charles Henley, L.C.S.W., Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services
Moderated by Brenda Howell, DSHS
|Presentation (PDF : 132 kb)
|2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
||Discussion and next steps
||Facilitated by Dr. Richard Andrews, Asian American Health Coalition, HOPE Clinic
|3:00 - 3:15 p.m.