The World Hepatitis Summit is a joint initiative between the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Hepatitis Alliance - in collaboration with a different host country for each Summit. The events are scheduled to take place every 18 months – 2 years and take place across WHO’s 6 regions.
2 - 4 September 2015
The inaugural World Hepatitis Summit sought to build momentum towards development of comprehensive national plans within the framework of WHO 2016-2021 viral hepatitis strategy.
1 - 3 November 2017
São Paulo, Brazil
The theme of the World Hepatitis Summit 2017 is Implementing the Global Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis (GHSS): Towards the elimination of hepatitis as a public health threat.