Dr. Gish has been involved with patient care and patient advocacy groups dating back to 1988 when he became involved with the American Liver Foundation. Since that time, he has been active with a number of organizations including the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable, Viral Hepatitis Action Coalition, the Fair Foundation, Center for Eradication of Viral Hepatitis/Asia Pacific Organization, HEPDART, World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control, Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors, Hepatitis B Free (San Francisco and San Diego), Hepatitis B Foundation, Viral Hepatitis Foundation, and Hepatitis Foundation for Vietnam.
Dr. Gish's international advocacy career focuses on public policy in Vietnam, Philippines, and Armenia. His team wrote a white paper on Health Care and Liver Health in Vietnam that was published in a peer-reviewed publication. Additional projects in Vietnam and the Philippines include protocols that advance screening for viral hepatitis and linkage to care, as well as global liver health issues including obesity, fatty liver, and alcohol induced liver disease. The newest addition to Dr. Gish's global health policy work is in Armenia, where he is developing a white paper for that country's 5-year Liver Health Policy.
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University of Kansas Alumni
Dr. Gish received the Distinguished Alumni Award at the University of Kansas Medical School Reunion.
Asian Heritage Award Ceremony
Dr. Gish presenting Dr. Le with the 2013 Public Service Award.
Armenia Ministry of Health
Dr. Gish with the Armenian Minister of Health, and their leading Infectious Disease and Hepatology physicians.
2nd Biannual International Conference of Armenian Hepatological Forum
Armenian Hepatological Forum
Colleagues at the 2nd Biannual International Conference of Armenian Hepatological Forum.
Dr. Gish with the President of Ngorno Karabakh, the Minister of Health, and colleagues.
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Going Away Party
Wonderfully diverse and extremely talented group of colleagues from the Research Department and School of Pharmacy at Dr. Gish's Farewell gathering.
2010 Nat'l Liver Conference, Manila
Dr. Bob Gish and Joe Ledesma, CEO of St. Luke's Medical Center in Manila, Philippines at the 2010 National Liver Conference.
Asian Heritage Awards Dinner
Republic Square, Armenia
Dr. Gish at the capital of Armenia with friends and colleagues.
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