Session types:PlenaryBreakoutSymposiumLightning TalksWorkshop
TimeMain Auditorium
Small Auditorium
Meeting room 2
Meeting room 1
08:00 – 09:00Registration
09.00 – 10.00Welcome
High-level opening panel
10.00 – 11.00

Eliminate

The path to elimination,

Discussion on the public health approach to elimination and the need for national programme development
11.00 – 11:30Coffee Break and Poster board viewing
11.30 – 12.30Hepatitis and PWID/harm reductionHepatitis DeltaSupporting young people living with hepatitis

Workshop

Generating better Data

12.30 – 12.35
Circulation
12.35 – 13.35

Eliminate

Empowered communities and decentralised services in accelerating progress towards elimination

13.35 – 15.15Lunch break

Symposium

15.15 – 16.30Overcoming stigma and discriminationImproving access to hepatitis B and C treatmentIndigenous people and hepatitis

Workshop

Led by Hepatitis C Trust

16.45 – 17.45Symposium
Session types:PlenaryBreakoutSymposiumLightning TalksWorkshop
TimeMain Auditorium
Small Auditorium
Meeting room 2
Meeting room 1
08:00 – 08:45Symposium
09:00 – 10:15Integrate
Making the triple elimination of hepatitis B, HIV and syphilis a reality
10:15 – 10:30
Circulation
10:30 – 11:30Focus on prisonsHepatitis and mental healthAchieving hepatitis B PMTCT: effective implementation of the recommendationsWorkshop:
Effective case finding strategies
11:30 – 12:00Coffee Break and Poster board viewing
12:00 – 13:30Integrate
Achieving person centered care by Integrating hepaitits into health systems
13:30 – 15:15Lunch break

Symposium

15:15 – 16:45Updated hepatitis B treatment guidelinesFocus on key populationsDeep dive into integration

Workshop

Hepatitis and the Global Fund – opportunities and actions

16:45 – 16:55Break
16:55 – 17:40Digital health

16:55 – 18:15

Session details coming soon.
Update on hepatitis A & E

16.55-18.30 Workshop

Accelerating progress towards elimination through multi-sector partnerships: the England experience Organised by the UK Health Security Agency and the Hepatitis C Trust
17.45 – 18.45SOLDAAccelerating HCV elimination: Why are prisons essential?

Led by INHSU Prisons

Session types:PlenaryBreakoutSymposiumLightning TalksWorkshop
TimeMain Auditorium
Small Auditorium
Meeting room 2
08:15 – 09:15TBCTBCTBC
09:30 – 11:00Accelerate
Finding the financing for hepatitis
11:00 – 11:30Coffee Break and Poster board viewing
11:30 – 12:30Generating political commitment for hepatitis eliminationHepatitis self-testing: Country experiences and lessons learnedTB and hepatitis
12:45 – 14:00Why we must succeed
Reflections from people living with viral hepatitis on reaching elimination
14.00-14.30Close

Virtual delegates please note: 

All sessions from the main auditorium will be live-streamed and simultaneously translated into French and Spanish. 

All sessions from the small auditorium and meeting room 2 will be recorded.

Video recording will be available on-demand in 24 – 48 hours via the WHS 2024 App.

Workshops are scheduled to take place in Room 1, and they will not be recorded.

Simultaneous Translation:

Simultaneous translation to French and Spanish will exclusively be provided in the main auditorium, accessible through the WHS 2024 App.

Delegates attending in-person please ensure to bring your own headphones and a device which can access the app.

Integration with primary healthcare, maternal and child health, cancer,  universal health care, NCDs and HIV

Integration with primary healthcare, maternal and child health, cancer,  universal health care, NCDs and HIV

Overcoming financing as a barrier to elimination through new models and approaches

Discussion on the public health approach to elimination and the need for national programme development

Hepatitis and PWID/harm reduction 

 

11:35 – 11:40  

Chair: WHO – Intro and set the scene.  

 

11:40 – 11:55  

Co-chair:  EMCDDA – Monitoring viral hepatitis elimination among PWID in Europe. 

 

11:55 – 12:00 

ID 29: Ema Pos (not yet registered) 

Title: If the mountain won’t come to Mohammed: lessons from a decentralized Infectious Disease consultation. 

 

12:05 – 12:10  

ID 152: Brian Conway (Registered in person) 

Title: Community Pop-up Clinic: Cascade of Care and HCV Treatment of Vancouver’s inner-city PWID Populations.

 

12:10 – 12:15 

ID 212: Jasmine West (not yet registered) 

Title: From lived experience to lived expertise: a syndemic approach. 

 

12:15 – 12:20 

ID: 299 Mercy Nyakowa (Registered in person) 

Title: HCV and HBV prevalence and associated risk factors among people who inject drugs (PWIDs) in Kenya 

 

12:20 – 12:25 

ID: 133 Nalinikanta Rajkumar (Registered in person) 

Title: Rapid regimen of HBV vaccination: Does it work for high risk groups?  

 

12:25 – 12:30 

Q&A and closing remarks   

The role of decentralised and community-led services in accelerating progress towards elimination.

Role of harm reduction.