The government of Uzbekistan is launching a national program to fight viral hepatitis. To facilitate the implementation of this program the EASL International Liver Foundation was called to bring a group of experts to the country. The delegation comprised Chairman Prof. Massimo Colombo alongside Board members Prof. Stefan Wiktor and Prof. Jeffrey Lazarus and Prof. Francesco Negro from the EASL Governing Board. As part of their mission, the EILF delegation took part in the educational meeting “Hepatology Day in Uzbekistan” which covered many important topics including the following: epidemiology, interventions to improve linkage of care to HCV testing, care and treatment, conditions to eliminate HCV and the challenge of post SVR management.