Review and download white papers and research briefs from O’Neill Institute personnel.
Eliminating Hepatitis C Among People Living with HIV in the United States: Leveraging the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program to Move Us Forward. Read the article.
One in four people living with HIV in the U.S. will acquire hepatitis C within their lifetime. The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, as the anchor of the nation’s HIV care response, can play a key role in screening and treating millions of Americans for hepatitis C, and have a significant impact in moving the U.S. towards hepatitis C elimination.
Full of Life: The Stories of People Affected by Hepatitis C. Read the article.
A new report published by the Institute’s Hepatitis Policy Project tells the compelling stories of several men and women who are facing down hepatitis C, revealing the need to do more to eliminate its damaging effects.
Monitoring the Hepatitis C Epidemic in the United States: What Tools Are Needed to Achieve Elimination? Read the article.
Hepatitis C is the most common cause of viral hepatitis infections in the US, and it can cause severe health complications such as liver cancer or death. It is estimated that 3.5 million Americans currently have Hepatitis C, yet there exists inadequate data monitoring or case surveillance conducted to determine the full scope of the disease in the US and to inform efforts to reduce prevalence. This brief focuses on the current state of Hepatitis C data monitoring and surveillance, and identifies new practical and achievable policies and actions to strengthen our capacity to work toward elimination.