World Hepatitis Day 2019

World Hepatitis Day, observed on July 28 every year, aims to raise global awareness of hepatitis — a group of infectious diseases known as Hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E — and encourage prevention, diagnosis and treatment. The health education unit of NIMH organized an awareness workshop in observation of hepatitis day. Dr. Nayomi Danthanarayana, Consultant Virologist from teaching hospital , Karapitiya, conducted the workshop.