These educational hepatology resources are available to all CAHN members.  Click here to become a member. Scroll down to find nurse tools, speaker presentations, standards and competencies, and member abstracts/knowledge share.  To contribute to our resources contact

Nurse Education Support

The CAHN Bursary is available to provide limited funding to nurses who are CAHN members and are undertaking or have completed the British Columbia Institute of Technology Hepatitis C Program. Nurses will be eligible for upto $500 towards the Viral Hepatitis Course. Names of the successful recipients will also be posted in the CAHN Newsletter.

Click here to apply

CAHN Nurse Tools

End Stage Liver Disease Project
Created by CAHN – Donna Zukowksi on behalf of the cirrhosis working group. A nurse working in hepatology will, on completion, demonstrate a basic understanding of the pathophysiology, consequences and overall management of a patient with cirrhosis
Hepatitis C Nurse Education Tool
Created by CAHN – Lesley Gallagher, and Donna Zukowski. A nurse working with a patient infected with Hep C may walk through these 8 modules with his/her patient to ensure a shared understanding of the disease, treatment options, and post-treatment continued health.

Speaker Presentations & Member Knowledge Share

Presentations from the 2020 Canadian Liver Meeting in Montreal
Presentated at CAHN at INSHU 2019

Killing a killer disease, HCV elimination in action

Dr. John Dillon, MD.

Hepatitis C Testing Guide


Quick Reference Guide for Health Care Providers
Created by: Stephanie Gin, Maria Alvarez, Jane Buxton, Naveed Janjua, Mel Krajden, Margot Kuo, Cheryl Prescott and Jason Wong in collaboration with provincial partners.

“Our member’s team created this resource in response to requests from GP’s for HCV clinical resources/tools.  The results were presented at the CanHepC poster session and will be presented again at the upcoming CAHR conference.”

Presented at CAHN’s 2018 BC Nurse Leaders. The Pitfalls of Non-invasive Fibrosis Markers


Dr. Sebastiani is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Hepatologist at McGill University. She received a medical degree and specialized in internal medicine at the University of Padua, Italy and had training in clinical and basic research at the Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine (Italy), University College of London (UK), University of Bordeaux (France) and Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research (Montreal, Canada). Her work focuses on chronic liver diseases, liver fibrosis, hepatitis C and disorders of iron metabolism.

Standards & Competencies

Click here to access standards & competencies.

CATIE offers open online courses through to build knowledge of HIV and hepatitis C science.
Courses are self-directed and are designed for service providers who prefer to learn on their own time and at their own pace. All participants receive a certificate of completion. Available in English and French at

The Wellness Toolbox is a collection of resources for patients living with a chronic disease, friends & family, and their healthcare practitioners and holds a ton of resources to help patients living with Cirrhosis.