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Vietnamese Americans and hepatitis B

August 31, 2011

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I’ve been an intern at CSAAH since the end of March 2011. When I first began, I knew the basics about hepatitis B (affects the liver, Asian Americans are at higher risk, there’s a vaccine available).  Upon perusing the literature that is currently available, I noticed that there’s a substantial amount of data out there […]

Legacy Pilot Project Grant Applications, Discussions and Very Interesting Meetings.

August 22, 2011

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Last week I had the opportunity to attend the Legacy Pilot Project Grants Review Committee Meetings. This year was the fifth year, the last year, of the Legacy Pilot Project Grants. And CEED received 27 applications! Organizations from all across the U.S. submitted proposals’ which ultimately aim is to reduce hepatitis B-related health disparities in […]