Category Archives: Hepatitis C policy

CA Governor’s new budget increases investment in expanding hepatitis C treatment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  MAY 15, 2018  (CLICK HERE FOR PDF) CONTACT: ANNE DONNELLY, adonnelly AT projectinform DOT org, (415) 640-6103 ANDREW REYNOLDS areynolds AT projectinform DOT org, (415) 312-3445 SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Project Inform and the California Hepatitis Alliance (CalHEP), a group of over 100…Read More

Project Inform’s rural opioid summit attracts providers from 26 counties

On February 5-6, 2018 in Santa Rosa, CA, Project Inform hosted The Opioid Crisis & Related Public Health Issues in Rural Northern Counties: A Summit to Discuss Solutions. Over 113 participants from a diverse array of health and social service organizations, including drug treatment programs, federally…Read More

Project Inform signs letter to Pres Trump urging commitment to eliminating hepatitis in the US

As the U.S. is falling behind in hepatitis elimination efforts, Project Inform added their name this week to a community sign-on letter to President Trump demanding federal investment in the HHS’s National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan. The letter — signed by more than 60 organizations —…Read More

2017 IN REVIEW: Accomplishments and Unprecedented Challenges

During the eight years of President Obama’s leadership, great progress on HIV and hepatitis C occurred as a result of motivated, compassionate and competent leadership. Obama established a National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) that focused governments, medical providers and community based organizations on a key set of…Read More

Congratulations to New Program Directors, David Evans and Emalie Huriaux

Project Inform has a small and mighty group of staff — seven in total — who develop and implement our programs in three areas: research advocacy, education and public policy. Anne Donnelly has served as our Director of Health Care Policy for 10 years, leading our…Read More

This is not a drill: Save the ACA and stop the tax reform proposal

This is not a drill. The Affordable Care Act is under attack again. We need you to take action now to ensure that the tax reform bill does not strip Americans of their access to health care. GOP leaders in the House and Senate are pushing…Read More

California Syringe Clearinghouse Reports Significant Advancements in 2 Years

Two years ago, CalHEP & Project Inform led an advocacy effort (with support from partners like the California HIV Alliance and Drug Policy Alliance) to convince the legislature and Governor to allocate $3 million per year in state funds to create and maintain a clearinghouse of supplies…Read More