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More Resources by Diseases and Vaccines

Information from partner organizations and government agencies

Anthrax Influenza Polio
Chickenpox Measles Rabies
Diphtheria Meningococcal Rotavirus
Hepatitis A Mumps Rubella
Hepatitis B Pertussis Smallpox
Hib Pneumococcal - PCV Tetanus
HPV Pneumococcal - PPSV Zoster (shingles)

Hepatitis B

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Summaries of Infectious Diseases: Hepatitis B
Extract from Red Book Online; subscription required to access entire chapter
Information about Hepatitis B
Includes information about the disease, immunization, recommendations, and resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Hepatitis B
Information for the public and health professionals from CDC's Division of Viral Hepatitis
Patient Education Resources
Collection of CDC fact sheets about hepatitis B, includes links to B&W and color brochures, as well as other languages
Pink Book: Hepatitis B
Chapter from CDC's Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook
Vaccines and Preventable Diseases: Hepatitis B Vaccination
Hepatitis B disease and vaccine information for the public and health professionals
National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD)
Viral Hepatitis
NASTAD offers an advocacy toolkit, policy and guidance, and an extensive database of resources on viral hepatitis.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Consensus Development Conference Statement: Management of Hepatitis B
NIH conference examines the evidence on the management of hepatitis B and identifies future research needs
National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)
Vaccine Information: Hepatitis B
Understanding the disease, vaccine information, including dosing, safety, and references
PATH Vaccine Resource Library
Hepatitis B
Database of global and country-specific resources
Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
A Look at Each Vaccine: Hepatitis B
Questions and answers about the disease and vaccines
World Health Organization (WHO)
Hepatitis B
Key facts, includes information on transmission, prevention, and treatment
More hepatitis B resources
Asian Liver Center at Stanford University
The liver center addresses the high incidence of hepatitis B and liver cancer in Asians and Asian-Americans and provides many resources for the public and health professionals. Also, developed HepBMoms.org website as a resource for moms, health care providers, and public health officials to reduce perinatal hepatitis B transmission and the associated health consequences.
American Liver Foundation
ALF is a national, voluntary nonprofit health agency dedicated to preventing, treating, and curing hepatitis and all liver diseases through research, education, and support groups.
Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)
This organization aims to address health issues that are important to Asian-American medical students and the broader community, including hepatitis B infection.
Hepatitis B Foundation (HBF)
The Hepatitis B Foundation is a national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to the global problem of hepatitis B, and to finding a cure and improving the quality of life for those affected by hepatitis B.
Hepatitis Foundation International
HFI focuses on bringing viral hepatitis under control through education programs and materials, informing health professionals, and educating patients and thepublic about new diagnostic and treatment methods to improve patient care. For more information, call (800) 891-0707.
Hep B United
Website co-developed by the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) and the Hepatitis B Foundation
HepTREC
The Delaware Valley Hepatitis Treatment, Research and Education Center (HepTREC) provides hepatitis-related services in the Delaware Valley (PA). The HepTREC website provides hepatitis information and resources for patients and staff outside this geographic area, including a free viral hepatitis toolkit.
National Task Force on Hepatitis B, Focus on Asian and Pacific Islander Americans
The Task Force is a collaboration of public, private, and academic communities working to increase vaccination levels of children and adults at increased risk for hepatitis B virus infection.
National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable
The NVHR is a coalition of public, private, and voluntary organizations dedicated to reducing the incidence of infection, morbidity, and mortality from viral hepatitis in the United States through strategic planning, leadership, coordination, advocacy, and research.
Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases
PKIDs supports those whose children have been affected by viral hepatitis, HIV/AIDS and other chronic, infectious diseases and by educating the public about effective disease prevention practices.
This page was reviewed on February 24, 2014
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