Research Think Tank - Viral Hepatitis - Prevention: Vaccine and prisons

 Viral hepatitis
 Public health

Hall C3
English
Workshop
10 April 2019 08:00 - 11:00

This session is co-organised with the viral hepatitis group


Presentations

Treatment as prevention: the case for upscaling treatment for hepatitis C in prisons
10 April 2019 08:00 - 09:00
Modelling the benefit of prison treatment programs for HCV - can we achieve elimination?
Peter Vickerman , United Kingdom
10 April 2019 08:00 - 08:20
Barriers to elimination of hepatitis C in prisons
Jeffrey Lazarus , Spain
10 April 2019 08:20 - 08:40
Treatment of hepatitis C in prisons - the view from the Inside
Alex Thompson , Australia
10 April 2019 08:40 - 09:00
Coffee break
10 April 2019 09:00 - 09:30
Perspectives for a vaccine to eliminate hepatitis C
to be confirmed
10 April 2019 09:30 - 11:00
Introduction: the molecular and immunological hurdles
Ralf Bartenschlager , Germany
10 April 2019 09:30 - 10:00
What is the most effective approach to a HCV vaccine
Eleanor Barnes , United Kingdom
10 April 2019 10:00 - 10:30
Panel discussion: shall we test/foresee the use of a vaccine in prisons?
10 April 2019 10:30 - 11:00