SF Hep B Free: 1st Viral Hepatitis Summit & 8th Annual B A Hero Awards Gala
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SF Hep B Free will be hosting our 1st Viral Hepatitis Summit, focusing on both hepatitis B and hepatitis C, with an emphasis on stigma reduction and policy changes, themed Breaking The Silence. Our expert panel of speakers will provide education and discussions on some of the most pressing challenges facing viral hepatitis throughout the nation.
Rachel McLean, MPH-California Department of Public Health
Betsy Thompson, MD, DrPH- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Thaddeus Pham, MPH-Hawaii Department of Public Health, Hep Free Hawaii
Annie Leutkemeyer, MD-University of California San Francisco
Moon Chen, MPH, PhD-University of California Davis
Shawne Lopes, MSTCM-American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Daniel Berrner-University of California San Francisco
Ron Valdiserri, MPH, MD-Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health
Following the Viral Hepatitis Summit we will be hosting our 8th Annual B A Hero Awards Gala to honor some of our most prominent champions for eliminating hepatitis B. To match this year's theme of Breaking The Silence, we are encouraging all of our attendees to come dressed Masquerade Ball style, and enjoy the captivating entertainment throughout the night.
*Dress Code: Masquerade Ball mask, Suit, Cocktail Dress
B A Hero Awardees:
Abbie Yant, MA-Dignity Health/St. Francis Hospital
Stewart Cooper, MD-Sutter Health, California Pacific Medical Center
Larry Vitale, MPH, MPA, RN-San Francisco State University
Ron Smith Legacy Award:
Edward Chow, MD-San Francisco Health Commission
Purchase Your Tickets Here!
For Summit Scholarship rates please contact Arcadi Kolchak at Arcadi.Kolchak@SFHepBFree.org
Friday, October 2, 2015
InterContinental San Francisco Hotel
888 Howard Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
For More Information About SF Hep B Free:
SF Hep B Free is a fisically sponsored project of Community Initiatives.
$65 of the Gala ticket and $55 of the Summit ticket, or $70 for the combined ticket rate is tax deductible as charitable contributions.
Thank You To Our Sponsors!
Hep B Free Title-Presenting Sponsor:
Hep B Free Super Hero:
Dignity Health, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
Hep B Free Team Leader:
Hep B Free Team Friend:
Sutter Health, California Pacific Medical Center
Chinese Community Health Plan
Chinese Community Health Care Association
Hospital Council of Northern and Central California
Hep B Free Team Supporter:
San Francisco Association of Realtors
Portsmouth Square Garage
Hep B Free Community Supporter:
SF Hep B Free-SF Giants PSA
San Francisco Hep B Free is proud to present our first PSA of 2015, featuring Congressman Mike Honda, Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma, and Filipino Super Star Gabriel Valenciano. It was an honor to have the an opportunity to film at AT&T park in the stadium of the world famous, World Series champions, the San Francisco Giants.
SF Hep B Free is a citywide campaign to turn San Francisco into the first hepatitis B free city in the nation. This unprecedented campaign will provide free and low-cost hepatitis B testing and vaccinations to Asian and Pacific Islander (API) adults at locations throughout San Francisco. Donate Today
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The three objectives of the SF Hep B Free campaign are: