Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Prevention Profiles

Description: 

To help improve policy makers and cancer control professionals’ awareness of viral hepatitis risk factors and evidence-based prevention strategies, The George Washington University Cancer Center, in collaboration with CDC, developed educational materials on viral hepatitis and liver cancer. By accessing the map, policy makers and cancer control professionals will find state profiles on viral hepatitis and liver cancer statistics that can be used when communicating with clinicians and stakeholders.

Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Prevention Profile - National liver cancer profile (non-state specific) with general information about viral hepatitis and liver cancer.

Strategies to Reduce Viral Hepatitis-Associated Liver Cancer - Shares the National Academy of Sciences report findings in a cancer context for use by policy makers and the cancer community.

​What Can Public Health Professionals Do to Help Reduce Viral-Hepatitis Related Liver Cancer - A worksheet to help public health professionals address the burden of viral hepatitis.

Eliminating the Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus to Reduce New Cases of Liver Cancer - A "train-the-trainer" adaptable presentation for public health professionals to communicate with CCC stakeholders about the burden of viral hepatitis.

Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Social Media Toolkit 2017 - This toolkit contains social media messaging around viral hepatitis and liver cancer prevention.

Publication Year: 
2018-01-01 00:00:00
Format(s): 
Fact sheets
Resource(s) on...: 
Cancer - Liver
Health disparities/equity
Policy, systems and environmental change
Prevention
Vaccinations/Immunizations
Viral hepatitis
Publishing Organization(s): 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
GW Cancer Center
Publisher Location(s): 
District of Columbia (DC)
Georgia (GA)
Target Location(s): 
National
Alabama (AL)
Alaska (AK)
Arizona (AZ)
Arkansas (AR)
California (CA)
Colorado (CO)
Connecticut (CT)
Delaware (DE)
District of Columbia (DC)
Florida (FL)
Georgia (GA)
Hawaii (HI)
Idaho (ID)
Illinois (IL)
Indiana (IN)
Iowa (IA)
Kansas (KS)
Kentucky (KY)
Louisiana (LA)
Maine (ME)
Maryland (MD)
Massachusetts (MA)
Michigan (MI)
Minnesota (MN)
Mississippi (MS)
Missouri (MO)
Montana (MT)
Nebraska (NE)
Nevada (NV)
New Hampshire (NH)
New Jersey (NJ)
New Mexico (NM)
New York (NY)
North Carolina (NC)
North Dakota (ND)
Ohio (OH)
Oklahoma (OK)
Oregon (OR)
Pennsylvania (PA)
Rhode Island (RI)
South Carolina (SC)
South Dakota (SD)
Tennessee (TN)
Texas (TX)
Utah (UT)
Vermont (VT)
Virginia (VA)
Washington (WA)
West Virginia (WV)
Wisconsin (WI)
Wyoming (WY)
Target Population(s): 
People with substance use disorders