California: West Coast Helps Launch National Hepatitis Testing Day
May 25, 2012
CDC recently joined elected officials and community leaders to mark the first-ever National Hepatitis Testing Day, which launched May 19 with nearly 100 testing and awareness events across the nation. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Dr. John Ward, director of CDC's Division of Viral Hepatitis, attended the Asian Heritage Street Celebration where the city Hep B Free campaign and Hepatitis C Task Force conducted free hepatitis B and C testing.
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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