Webinar: Hepatitis B and C in Canada: National Surveillance Data from 2007 to 2016

Date: Thursday April 25th, 2019

Time: 10 AM Pacific time


Viral hepatitis – including hepatitis B and C – has been characterized by the World Health Organization as a major public health burden. In this webinar, PHAC’s Sexually Transmitted Infections and Hepatitis team will present the latest national data for hepatitis B and C in Canada, following the release of the Hepatitis B and C 2016 report. They will present cases and rates of hepatitis B and C, by age, sex, and province/territory, and discuss trends over a 10-year period (2007-2016).

To attend the webinar you need to follow these three steps:

1. Step One

Register in advance by following this link.

Event password: HEPB


2. Step two

You will receive an email confirmation with a personalised link for you to join the webinar and dial-in instructions to join the teleconference to hear the presentations. Save that email until the day of the webinar.


3. Step three

On the day of the webinar, click the link on the confirmation email to watch the webinar. To hear the presentations, you must dial in to the teleconference number provided.



To participate in a webinar you will need access to a computer with an internet connection to watch the presentation, and a phone to listen to the presenters.

Space is limited so to be sure you can access the webinar you must register in advance. Click the link provided on the invitation, click REGISTER on the webpage, and then enter the required registration information. The link in the invitation is only for registrations – you cannot access the webinar on the day of the event by using this link.

Once you have registered, you will receive an email about how to access the webinar. Be sure to save this email until the day of the webinar. The email will contain a link so you can access the webinar online, and dial-in information will be provided so you can hear the presentations over a teleconference.


A webinar may have different call-in numbers for English and French participants. Please make sure you call your language of choice when dialling.

If none of these instructions help and you can’t access the webinar you can contact WebEx Technical Support at 1-800-226-6338. Please be sure you have registered before calling. If you have a problem during the webinar you can send a message to the host using the chat function on the screen.