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    World Hepatitis Day 2022 — Yonge-Dundas Square

    12:00 PM - 6:00 PMYonge-Dundas Square   

    Thursday, July 28 is World Hepatitis Day. Despite there being treatment to cure Hepatitis C, it remains a silent killer. Screening is essential in order for people to access early treatment and prevent severe complications like cirrhosis and liver cancer. UHN's Viral Hepatitis Care Network (VIRCAN) and community partners will be hosting the event “Give Hepatitis the Finger” at Yonge-Dundas Square from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event will provide educational materials, 1:1 support, harm reduction supplies and Naloxone training, and rapid testing for Hepatitis C.


Four Locations in the GTA

Viral Hepatitis Care Network (VIRCAN) is an initiative of the Toronto Centre for Liver Disease part of the University Health Network that provides liver related healthcare services you need, at the convenience you want and the standards you deserve, right to your doorstep. VIRCAN Clinics are conveniently located in 4 locations around the GTA.

Toronto Midtown Liver Clinic
1975 Avenue Rd., 2nd Fl.
Toronto, ON M5M 4A3
T. 416 922 6022
F. 416 927 9100
[email protected]

Etobicoke Liver Clinic
817 Brown’s Line
Toronto, ON M8W 3V7
T. 416 503 2626
F. 416 503 2665
[email protected]

Richmond Hill Liver Clinic
328 Highway 7 E., Suite 301
Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3P7
T. 905 771 8821
F. 905 771 8481
[email protected]

Scarborough Liver Clinic
3030 Lawrence Ave E., Suite 510
Toronto, ON M1P 2T7
T. 416 431 4402
F. 416 431 0762
[email protected]

VIRCAN is a structured academic-community partnership that will address issues throughout the care of viral hepatitis, from diagnosis to treatment to cure.

Based out of the Toronto Centre for Liver Disease (TCLD), one of the largest liver units in North America, the VIRCAN team looks forward to demonstrating how viral hepatitis screening and treatment should be optimized in other urban settings across Canada, and around the world.