VFAHT

Public Awareness

Hepatitis B and C Screening and Vaccination Camp

October 06, 2021

Fatima Jinnah Medical University

October 06, 2021

Fatima Jinnah Medical University

Overview

Viral Hepatitis B and C are still rampant in Pakistan. VFAHT in collaboration with the Hepatitis & Infection Control Program, Punjab, organized a Hepatitis B & C Screening and Vaccination Camp at Fatima Jinnah Medical University on October 06, 2021, under the campaign of “Hepatitis Free Campuses”. This camp targeted to screen and vaccinate the college students, hospital staff and faculty. A total of 179 students and staff members were screened against Hepatitis B and C, while 127 were vaccinated against Hepatitis B at the camp. For testing HBV and HCV Rapid Diagnostic Testing (RDT) kits were used. This activity aimed to raise awareness about the gravity of hepatitis spread and preventive measures. The team showed full adherence to COVID-19 SOPs during the camp.

Data Sheet

No. of people screened 

Age Groups 

Gender Distribution 

HBV Positive Cases 

HCV Positive Cases 

179 

18-71 

 

02 

04 

Males  

Females  

Males  

Females  

Males  

Females  

19 

160 

01 

01

01

03

Follow-up 

PCR 

 

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Vaccination

No. of people Vaccinated  Age Groups  Gender Distribution 
127 18-71   Males   Females  
16  111 
Follow-up 01 
2nd Dose  November 06, 2021 
Follow-up 02 
3rd Dose   April 05, 2022 

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