From 23 to 24 May
Join INHSU Prisons for a 90-minute virtual event where authors from research papers highlighted in the Annual INHSU Prisons Bibliography 2022 will be welcomed.
Tuesday 23 May 2023
2:00 PM – Vancouver/Los Angeles/San Francisco
5:00 PM – Montreal/Toronto/Washington/New York
10:00 PM – London/Lisbon/Morocco
Wednesday 24 May 2023
7:00 AM – Sydney/Melbourne/Canberra
These papers were considered to be of ‘outstanding’ or ‘exceptional’ interest by the INHSU Prisons Executive Committee. Authors of each paper will provide an overview of their research alongside practical takeaways and participate in a facilitated panel discussion.
The session will be moderated by Dr. Nadine Kronfli, McGill University and Julia Sheehan, Hepatitis C Trust, United Kingdom. Speakers are:
Dr Jack Stone, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Presenting: Prison-Based Interventions Are Key to Achieving HCV Elimination Among People Who Inject Drugs in New South Wales, Australia: A Modelling Study
Dr Timothy Papaluca, St.Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Australia
Presenting: Care Navigation Increases Initiation of Hepatitis C Treatment After Release From Prison in a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial: The C-LINK Study
Joanne Carson, The Kirby Institute UNSW, Sydney, Australia
Presenting: Hepatitis C Virus Reinfection Following Direct-Acting Antiviral Treatment in the Prison Setting: The SToP-C Study