Free Resources

Downloadable fact sheets


Hepatitis B: Are You at Risk? Information for People from Africa from CDC (English and French)


Hepatitis B & Your Family - Information for People from Africa from CDC (English and French)


Protect Your Baby for Life - When a Pregnant Woman Has Hepatitis B, from CDC (English and French)


Chronic Hep B Among Africans in the U.S., from CHIPO NYC (English)


Hep B Handout, from American Liver Foundation (English, Arabic, Swahili, French)


Liver Cancer Handout, from American Liver Foundation (English, Arabic, Swahili, French)
 

Additional educational resources

Know Hep B Campaign materials – Created by the CDC and Hep B United, these resources include audio and video PSAs, printable educational materials, risk assessments, and FREE color posters that can be ordered from the CDC website.


CHIPO NYC – Offering information and educational resources from the New York City coalition.


Peer Reviewed journal articles

Infectious Disease Screening for Refugees Resettled in the US, 2004.
 Hepatitis B and Africans are on page 3.


Screening and Diagnosing Hepatitis B Virus Infection:  Immigrant and Special Populations, 2009.
  Mention of African communities is on pages 5-6.


Prevalence of Chronic Hepatitis B Among Foreign-Born Persons Living in the United States by Country of Origin. 
Hepatology, 2012.


Progress Toward Prevention of Transfusion-Transmitted Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection — Sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–2011. MMWR 2014;63:613-9.



National Hepatitis B Guidelines and Reports

The HHS Action Plan for the Prevention, Care and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis


Evaluation and Treatment of Hepatitis C and Cirrhosis Federal Bureau of Prisons Clinical Practice Guidelines. Federal Bureau of Prisons, 2012.


Institute of Medicine Report: Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infections in the United States 
(2008)


Infectious Disease Screening for Refugees Resettled in the US, 2004. Hepatitis B and Africans are on page 3.


Prevalence of Chronic Hepatitis B Among Foreign-Born Persons Living in the United States by Country of Origin. Hepatology, 2012.