National Prisons Hepatitis Network (NPHN) initiative, led by The Kirby Institute UNSW Sydney in partnership with the Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) are currently undertaking a needs assessment and scoping exercise which involves national consultation with key informants in the prison sector to identify areas of need for HCV education for healthcare providers working in Australian prisons, Correctional Officers and Prisoners.

 

Findings from this exercise will inform the development and implementation of HCV education programs for the relevant target audience groups within the prison sector.

 

For more information please email bianca.leber@ashm.org.au.