Infectious Diseases

HIV/Viral Hepatitis Co-infection Clinic

The HIV/Viral Hepatitis Co-infection Clinic provides multidisciplinary care to HIV-infected persons who also have hepatitis C (HCV) or hepatitis B (HBV).

Established in 2001, the goals of the program include:

  • Curing Hepatitis C
  • Promptly diagnosing and treating viral hepatitis
  • Providing vaccinations for hepatitis A virus (HAV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV)
  • Preventing new viral hepatitis infections
  • Educating patients about viral hepatitis
  • Screening for other forms of liver disease, including liver cancer
  • Supporting patients via a support group and individual care with our psychologist
  • Facilitating research in HIV/viral hepatitis co-infection
  • Enhancing care for coexisting alcohol and drug use
  • Eliminating hepatitis C in our clinic population