St. Vincent Medical Center hosts the first annual Hepatitis Testing Day press conference, an event organized by hepatitis B outreach groups and backed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The mission of the Asian Pacific Liver Center (APLC) at St. Vincent Medical Center is to screen the community for hepatitis B, vaccinate people against the virus, and treat those with chronic hepatitis B (CHB) and hepatitis C infections. APLC Medical Director Ho Bae, MD (pictured above) speaks on the popular L.A. 18 television news.