The CanHepC webinar series are open to the public and take place every other year.

They will run again from September 2023 to April 2024 on Wednesdays at  15.00 EST - check the schedule below.

All the webinars are available for download - simply click on the link. 

For more information and to register please contact Norma Choucha (norma.choucha@canhepc.ca). 


2021 - 2022

Nov 10th 2021

Contemporary Ethical Issues Relating to Hepatitis C Research

Dr. Eve Roberts:

Associate Fellow, History of Science and Technology Programme, University of King’s College, Halifax

Adjunct Professor of Paediatrics, Medicine, and Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Toronto

Associate Physician, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Adjunct Scientist, Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute


Nov 24th 2021

From a CanHepC Trainee to a Research Position in Industry

Dr. Nick van Burren

Gilead Sciences

Senior Scientist 

Biomarkers Department


Dec 8th 2021

HCV Prevention for PWID

Dr Sarah Larney

Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine

Université de Montréal. Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CRCHUM)


Dec 22nd 2021

How to Look for a Postdoctoral Position

Dr. Mohamed Abdel Hakeem

Assistant professor

Emory University School of Medicine

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Cairo University


Jan 19th 2022

CIHR-III Strategic Plan 2021-2026 : Transforming Research to Impact Lives, Our vision for the Future

Dr. Geneviève Boily-Larouche

Assistant Scientific Director

Institute of Infection and Immunity

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Government of Canada



Feb 2nd 2022

Effect of COVID-19 on HCV Elimination Efforts

Dr. Naveed Janjua

Executive Director, Data and Analytic Services, Senior Scientist, Clinical Prevention Services

BC Centre for Disease Control, Clinical Professor, School of Population and Public Health

University of British Columbia



Feb 16th 2022

COVID-19 and the Liver

Dr. Jordan Feld

R. Phelan Chair in Translational Liver Disease Research.

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto.

Research Director, Toronto Centre for Liver Disease.

Senior Scientist, Sandra Rotman Centre for Global Health, TGRI, University Health Network



Mar 2nd 2022

Reconciliatory Research with Indigenous People

Dr. Alexandra King

Nipissing First Nation

Cameco Chair in Indigenous Health and Wellness

University of Saskatchewan



Mar 30th 2022

From a CanHepC Trainee to a Position in Public Health

Dr. Nasheed Moqueet

Epidemiologist, COVID-19 testing Directorate

Infectious Diseases Programs Branch

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) 


Apr 13th 2022

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion principles in research

Dr. Ninan Abraham

Professor and Associate Dean, Equity and Diversity at Faculty of Science

University of British Columbia



Apr 27th 2022

Policy Level Change for Implementation of Science

Dr. Jeremy Grimshaw 

Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Full Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa

Canada Research Chair in Health Knowledge Transfer and Uptake







May 4th 2022

How to Write a Good Research Paper, an Editor's Perspective

Dr. Rod Russell

Professor of Virology and Immunology

Vice President, Canadian Society for Virology

Editor-in-Chief, Viral Immunology

Division of BioMedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine

Memorial University