Global Hepatitis Summit June 2018, Toronto, Canada
Our VIDC team which consisted of a physician, nurse, research associates and support staff attended the 16th International Symposium on Viral Hepatitis and Liver Disease (ISVHLD). With the focus on discussing therapeutic developments, diagnosis and treatment of viral hepatitis, Dr. Conway chaired symposia and presented on VIDC's model of care. We also hosted a booth to showcase and share with others VIDC's active engagements with Vancouver's Downtown Eastside Community and our dedications in working towards the WHO's goals of Hepatitis eradication by 2030.
Red Ribbon 4 Life, 10th Annual Gala
The 10th Annual Gala of Red Ribbons 4 Life Foundation (RR4L) took place on Dec 3rd, 2017. Dr. Brian Conway was the guest speaker for this event. Various performances took place this evening, and VIDC is proud to co-host this successful event with RR4L. This event was able to raise more than $15,000 CAD and all the funds are being donated to the Jeff Mahler Food Back for HIV/AIDS at the Surrey Lookout Society. This annual event will take place again in December 2018.