We hold several events and participate in several screenings throughout the year. Learn more about past and future events below.

Info/Recruitment Session
Date: October 10, 2012
Details: Held our first info session of the year. Recruited for volunteers as well as board members. If interested in community service initiatives, UCSC collaboration, internships, and volunteering with Team HBV, please contact Grace Park

ABC Documentary
Date: May 21, 2011
Details: ABC 7 Chicago aired its documentary for Asian Heritage Month, Asian Influences. The health segment included interviews with Team HBV Meng Wu, and Team HBV adviser, Dr. Karen E. Kim. The segment featuring hepatitis B starts at 10:05. Please contact UChicago Team HBV President Grace SoYoung Park for information about Campaign HBV, news and publicity initiatives, as well as collaborative work with White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and Stanford Asian Liver Center. (Video is here: http://abclocal.go.com/wls/video?id=8144750)

Hepatitus B Screening
Date: May 14, 2011
Details: Went to the Vietnamese Association of Illinois (5110 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640) from 11 AM to 1 PM! There will be many health screening events held for 2013 springtime. Please contact current board members or volunteers. Screenings coming up for March 2013 coordinated by Grace Park (Parkgra3 (at) uchicago.edu)

Health Educator Workshop
Date: TBA for 2013!
Details: WIll be giving our health educators and new board members a more detailed presentation on hepatitis B statitistics, transmittion, screening/vaccination, and treatment. Hep B jeopardy game.

National Conference at Harvard University and UC Berkeley
Date: conference held November 2012
Details: Grace S. Park, current president of Team HBV will be giving a presentation regarding national health initiatives and the overlap of health and economics "healthynomics" 5th week of winter quarter 2013.

Cupcake Wars
Date: April 21, 2011
Details: Baked 36 Death by Oreo cupcakes in a taste contest between Team HBV, Mission for Vision, Students Against Aids, and Women in Science.
Cupcake Wars

Team HBV Info/Recruitment Session
Date: April 5, 2013
Details: General information presentation about hepatitis B and dinner. Recruiting for board members, health educators, and volunteers.
First Info Session

First Info Session

Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association is planning to host a large health fair in late March for over 200 Asian patients, focusing on preventative health services. We plan to offer a number of services, including free colonoscopy registrations, glaucoma screenings, and basic blood pressure/sugar testing, as well as preventative education. UChicago Team HBV will partake in the health fair with hepatitis B and C awareness education.
Contact: President of UChicago Team HBV Grace SoYoung Park at Parkgra3 (at) uchicago.edu

Formation of Team HBV at UChicago
Date: February 2010

Team HBV at UChicago | Office of Reynolds Club | 5706 South University Avenue | Chicago, IL 60637 | Have a question? Contact Grace SoYoung Park : Parkgra3 (at) uchicago.edu