Central Connecticut Hepatitis Community

September 2007

Regular Meeting on September 12th:

September 12th we are fortunate to have Dr. George Y. Wu make a presentation on UConn trial information and about the progression of drugs in the pipeline for hepatitis c in the immediate and long term future.

Future Meetings

Join CHCgroup in raising ALF funds for liver disease research and hepatitis education by participating in ALF Liverwalk Football Walk for Liver Wellness on September 23, 2007 at Rentschler Field.

October 10th will an open forum 'round-table' style meeting where attendees may ask questions of members in a confidential setting.

RSVP Reggie Belmont to hear Dr. Emre, the new Director of Transplantation at Yale join Cheryl Edwards.Cheryl Edwards RN, MSN, CTTC of the New England Organ Bank speak on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007 about "Steps in Organ Donation" in North Haven. We are leaving promptly at 8:30am from UConn Health Center should you wish to car pool or if you need a ride.

November 14th meeting speaker is TBD. Bring nominees for the annual election of facilitator(s) to be voted upon at the beginning of the December 2007 meeting.

December 12th, after a brief facilitator vote, will be the Annual Holiday party where we plan LIVERing it up. Join our "newbie" and more "experienced" members in holiday festivities.

Prospects for 2007-2008 meetings:

A Naturopathic Doctor, Connecticut Attorneys, psychiatry professional, a medical presentation on HIV/HCV co-infection issues and a relaxational meeting using alternative therapies.


Click on picture of George Y. Wu, M.D., Ph.D. as he speaks on The A B Cs of Hepatitis
This Month's Links:
August 8th Minutes
September 12th Agenda

Stress Management article

What States are doing.

ALF Newsletter

Group Calendar
Co-Facilitator Contacts
Name: Marty (860-628-9750) or Adrian
Email: chcgroup@sbcglobal.net