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This program is provided as a free education service from the Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center and the University of Washington. This site is intended for health care workers involved with the care of patients at risk for infection with hepatitis.

Source of Funding

This Web site was supported by Cooperative Agreement Number U50/CCU023256 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC.

Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center

Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, Medical Director
Bruce Maeder, Program Manager

UW Creative

Becky Smurr, MLIS, Web Development
Barbara Macfadden, Web Development
David Ehlert, MAMS, CMI, Graphic Design and Biomedical Illustration

University of Alabama Continuing Medical Education

Monika Safford, MD, Director
Katie Crenshaw, JD, MSEd, Assistant Director
Pam Clark, Project Coordinator
Periyakaruppan Krishnamoorthy, MS, Senior Systems Analyst
Ramaraju Rudraraju, Graduate Assistant

University of Washington Continuing Nursing Education

Donna Nichols, BA, Executive Director for Continuing Nursing Education
Jaime Navetta, BSN, RN, Associate Director of Continuing Nursing Education
Patricia Merry, Director of Public Information and Web Development

Contact Us

If you would like to inform us regarding an error on the site, please contact our site administrator at Hepwebstudy@u.washington.edu. Please provide the name of the Module, the case number, the case title, where in the case the error is located, and what the specific error is.

Privacy Policy

View details of our privacy policy.

Terms of Service

Terms of Service ("TOS") for the Hepatitis Web Study site, www.Hepwebstudy.org (the "Web site") and for CD-ROM versions that reproduce the material contained on the Hepatitis Web Study site.

Acceptance of Terms

This Web site is offered to you subject to the Terms of Service described on this page. Your use of this site constitutes your agreement to these terms and conditions.

Purpose of Web Site

This Web site is designed to disseminate information about the diagnosis and management of viral hepatitis, and is managed by a team of experts (see Editorial Board and list of Authors for more information). This Web site serves the University of Washington’s mission to disseminate knowledge in the public interest. This information is provided on the following terms and conditions.

Content Description

The type of data posted here will involve information related to the clinical care of persons undergoing diagnosis and/or management of viral hepatitis ("Content").

We expect to update this information every 6-12 weeks; however, the site is subject to change without notice.

Use of Content

The contents of the Web site are intended for your educational or research purposes. All materials published on the Hepatitis Web Study site are protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights, and owned or controlled by the University of Washington, except as noted.

You may download or copy the content and other downloadable items displayed in the case-based modules portions of the Web site, provided that you maintain all copyright notices and other notices contained therein. Other material on the Web site is subject to the conditions stated therein.

Links to CE

Users of the site have access to free CE credits available through the University of Alabama (CME) and the University of Washington (CNE). Considered an essential component of the Hepatitis Web Study site, access and links to free CE are available from multiple locations throughout this Web site.

Links to Third Party Web Sites

This site may provide links to other Web sites or resources such as other project groups or federal grant sites. The University of Washington has no control over external sites and therefore cannot be responsible for the availability or content of these external sites.

Modification to Terms of Service

The University of Washington reserves the right to change these Terms of Service. The current Terms of Service will always be posted on this Web site.

The University of Washington reserves the right to suspend maintenance or service of the Web site at any time and without notice.

Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION, DATA, PROTOCOLS, AND SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Limitation of Liability

The entire risk for use of the Hepatitis Web Study site, including use of the CE component, lies with the user. The University of Washington reserves the right to modify content or reduce or discontinue service at any time.

THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED FOR EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT ENGAGED IN RENDERING MEDICAL ADVICE OR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES.

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