Jasmine West, M.P.H
Jasmine West is a manager on the Hepatitis team and is the lead on a CDC cooperative agreement, the Hepatitis Network for Education and Testing (HepNET). She oversees programmatic initiatives working with clinical providers, people with lived experience, syringe services programs (SSPs) and harm reduction programs to provide trainings and technical assistance to identify and address the unmet needs of people who inject drugs (PWID). Jasmine supports state health departments and community partners’ technical assistance requests to improve access to viral hepatitis education, prevention, testing, and linkage to care and treatment for priority populations. Previously, Jasmine worked in global health non-profit focused on sexual and reproductive health, primarily HIV prevention. She has an MPH in Community Health Education from the Colorado School of Public Health. Jasmine is based in Washington DC.