HBV Special Interest Group 

The HBV Special Interest Group (SIG) is linked to the Viral CRN topic area. The SIG Lead is Dr Patrick Kennedy of the Royal London Hospital. The first meeting of the SIG was held in June 2018. If anyone wishes to join the group please contact the BASL secretariat on Samantha@basl.org.uk.



1st meeting - 28 June 2018

Presentation on HBV research in the UK, Will Irving, University of Nottingham - Download HBV Research UK.pdf.

Presentation on Hepatitis B priority areas, Sema Mandal and Samreen Ijaz, PHE - Download Hepatitis B priority areas.pdf.

Presentation on the HBV pipeline and what the SIG can offer, Geoff Dusheiko, Kings College Hospital - Download The HBV pipeline and what the SIG can offer.pdf.

Presentation on HBV immunological research, Salim Khakoo, University of Southampton -  Download HBV immunological research.pdf.

Presentation on HBV biomarkers, Ivana Carey, King’s College Hospital - Download HBV biomarkers.pdf.


2nd meeting - 31 January 2019

Meeting report -  Download The HBV SIG Jan 2019_Report.pdf.



The next meeting of the HBV SIG will be held from 1.30pm to 5.30pm on Thursday 11 July 2019 at the Clark Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Innovation Building, Queen Mary University of London. If you would like to attend this meeting, please register with Samantha Jones, Samantha@basl.org.uk

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