Hepatitis B in NJ: Undiagnosed and Untreated in At-Risk Populations
Hepatitis B Results Chart

Course Objective

  • Understand the process of identifying those most at risk of developing HBV and why
  • Recognize basic facts about HBV and its short and long term health implications

Date: May 18, 2016

Su Wang, MD, MPH
Medical Director
Center for Asian Health – Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Hepatitis B is the most common blood-borne infection worldwide and is the leading cause of liver cancer. Up to 2/3 of those with HBV are unaware of their diagnosis. Dr. Wang provides an engaging and comprehensive session on the disease, its signs and symptoms, and treatment options. In addition, emphasis is on identifying the most at-risk populations.

Region 2 Public Health Training Center