It started with a plan to vaccinate a small village in Papua New Guinea. A team of five doctors and nurses – led by hepatologist Associate Professor Alice Unah Lee – travelled to Itokama in 2013 at the request of a young Sydney-based patient whose mother had died there from suspected complications of hepatitis B. ...
A Sydney hepatologist’s mission to eradicate hepatitis B in PNG
By Tessa Hoffman
12 Oct 2017