New York State Hepatitis C Elimination Campaign Victories


Esther Rosner

Hepatitis C MSW Policy Intern

Clifton Garmon

Senior Policy Analyst, VOCAL-NY

Webinar abstract/description:

Well over 250,000 New Yorkers are living with HCV, with 50 percent unaware of their status. This 1-hour webinar goes through the history of hepatitis C elimination campaigns in New York, recent victories, and next steps in the elimination process. Hosted by HepCure. 

In this webinar, participants will:

  • Walk through the foundation laid in New York to reach today’s victories; 
  • Understand recent developments that bring New York closer to establishing a hepatitis C elimination plan; 
  • Discuss next steps in this process, barriers to elimination, and recommendations for overcoming barriers