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AIDSFree Annual Report Project Year 3

Skyland Woll - June 5, 2018
https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/aidsfree-annual-report-project-year-3?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=linkedin&utm_campaign=py3ar This annual report presents AIDSFree's programmatic achievemen...
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AIDS Annual Report global health research HIV HIV/AIDS information & communication technologies Supply Chain
Global Health Diagnostics

Self-testers can reliably and accurately do HIV rapid diagnostic tests, as compared with trained health-care workers

Madhukar Pai - April 25, 2018
Please see this new systematic review in Lancet HIV on Reliability of HIV rapid diagnostic tests for self-testing compared with testing by health-care workers. URL: https://www.thelancet.com/journa...
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HIV/AIDS HIV self-testing systematic review
Global Health Diagnostics

HIV Point-of-Care Diagnostic Technologies Key Considerations Document and Toolkit Launched

Dear colleagues, On behalf of all global health partners involved, we would like to invite you have a look at the following complementary resources launched today to support countries with planning...
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HIV/AIDS HIV early infant diagnosis HIV viral load testing POC tests point of care
Global Health Diagnostics

IMPACT STORY: EARLY INFANT DIAGNOSIS OF HIV USING POINT-OF-CARE TECHNOLOGIES

Madhukar Pai - Dec. 21, 2017
This Unitaid report is about efforts being made to improve early infant diagnosis of HIV using POC tests: https://unitaid.eu/assets/impact-story_early-infant-diagnosis.pdf PDF attached. Madhu...
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early infant diagnosis of HIV HIV/AIDS point-of-care
Global Health Diagnostics

MSF publishes study on the accuracy of HIV rapid diagnostic tests

Madhukar Pai - April 30, 2017
An evaluation of the accuracy of HIV tests in five sub-Saharan African countries has been carried out by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). The study was conducted in collaboration with the Institute of ...
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HIV/AIDS rapid tests
Global Health Diagnostics

WHO policy on HIV self-testing

Madhukar Pai - Feb. 6, 2017
In December 2016, WHO published their Guidelines on HIV self-testing and partner notification. Please see: http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/vct/hiv-self-testing-guidelines/en/ WHO recommends HIV se...
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HIV/AIDS self-testing
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Reducing HIV among adolescent girls in sub-Saharan Africa

Trond Undheim - Dec. 7, 2015
Yegii, the insight network, on behalf of Janssen, the J&J company, is looking for a multidisciplinary team of innovators/experts that can develop an out-of-the-box approach to remedy the situation. Th...
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Adolescent health analysis Announcements global health innovation HIV/AIDS outreach Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Learn More About Becoming a Nurse or Physician Educator: Join Us for a Google+ Hangout on September 22

Daisy Winner - Sept. 17, 2015
Join Seed Global Health, Peace Corps Response and returned Global Health Service Partnership Volunteers Learn more about serving with GHSP and how you can become a nurse or physician educator. He...
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education global health global health care delivery global health nursing HIV/AIDS PEPFAR physician
HIV Treatment & Prevention

HIV Cure Advancing From Isolated Cases to Clinical Trials

Junior Bazile - July 31, 2015
Hi all, Over the last few years there have been much progress in HIV/AIDS treatment. There have been many case reports of HIV positive patients who have stopped taking their ARVs for 6 or 8 years and...
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Clinical Guidelines HIV/AIDS Monitoring & Evaluation Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Neuro-Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Fellowship at Yale & UCSF

Leah Le - July 14, 2015
The neurology-infectious diseases fellowship is offered by the Memory and Aging Center at UC San Francisco and Neurology Department at Yale University through the NeuroHIV Cure Consortium, which opera...
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Adherence and Retention Announcements Antiretroviral treatment (ART) research Asia HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS care hiv/aids co-infection Monitoring & Evaluation Neurocognition Neurology Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Lottery Ticket Approach Leads to Drastic Reduction in HIV Prevalence

Ravi Agarwal - May 19, 2015
Fascinating article: http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/05/12/lottery-ticket-approach-leads-to-drastic-reduction-in-hiv-prevalence/ “Researchers funded by the World Bank arrived at a wildly unorthodox a...
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Adherence and Retention HIV/AIDS mhealth Targeted Interventions
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Learning Tour March 2015 Calcutta India

Erin Das - Feb. 3, 2015
I am re-posting this from the HIV Community, sorry if you have already read this. ________________________________________________________________ My name is Erin Das and I am currently working fo...
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Education & Curricula HIV/AIDS India Monitoring and Evaluation Nutrition WASH
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Learning Tour March 2015 Calcutta India

Erin Das - Feb. 3, 2015
My name is Erin Das and I am currently working for an International NGO (MCC) in Bangladesh on HIV awareness raising through peer education, training, sensitization meetings and community events and h...
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awareness HIV/AIDS Monitoring & Evaluation Nutrition peer led outreach Targeted Interventions WASH
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Neuroinfectious Disease/Global Neurology Clinical Research Fellowship Position 2015 - Yale & UCSF

Leah Le - Nov. 5, 2014
Neurology fellowship is offered by the Memory and Aging Center at UC San Francisco and Neurology Department at Yale University (position can be filled at either location) through the NeuroHIV Cure Con...
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Announcements HIV/AIDS International Medical fellowship Neurology Research opportunities ucsf Yale University
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Promising HIV-preventive Practices for Sero-Discordant Couples

Willemijn de Bruin - May 7, 2014
To all whom it might concern, The Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) is conducting a study on HIV-preventive practices for sero-discordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa. Information gathered by means o...
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ART HIV/AIDS HIV prevention pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) sero-discordant couples sub-saharan africa
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Invite to LSHTM symposium: Addressing the intersection of Non communicable Diseases and Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Jordan Jarvis - April 2, 2014
Dear all, For those of you in London, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is hosting a symposium on NCDs and HIV: 15th April 2014 | 9:30 a.m. Addressing the intersection of Non c...
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global health HIV/AIDS non-communicable diseases (NCDs)
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Men and HIV/AIDS Prevention in Nigeria

Amrit Banstola - Oct. 8, 2012
Samuel Oladipupo from Nigeria writes to Public Health Perspective (PHP) Online Newsletter--the first public health online newsletter of Nepal about Men and HIV/AIDS Prevention in Nigeria. To read the ...
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HIV/AIDS HIV prevention men Nigeria PHP Online Newsletter public health perspective
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

METABOLIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS IN HIV-INFECTED PATIENTS: PATHOGENESIS AND TREATMENT IN 2011 Event Flyer

METABOLIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS IN HIV-INFECTED PATIENTS: PATHOGENESIS AND TREATMENT IN 2011 Event Flyer Center for AIDS Research Harvard University   D...
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AIDS ATHEROSCLEROSIS BIOLOGY Cardiovascular Diseases Clinical ENDOTHELIAL HIV HIV/AIDS IMMUNE metabolic PATHOGENIC
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

METABOLIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS IN HIV-INFECTED PATIENTS: PATHOGENESIS AND TREATMENT IN 2011

Dear colleagues The Harvard University Center for AIDS Research Clinical Core & Therapeutics Scientific Program would like to invite you to METABOLIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS IN HIV-INFECTED P...
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AIDS ATHEROSCLEROSIS BIOLOGY Cardiovascular Diseases Clinical ENDOTHELIAL HIV HIV/AIDS IMMUNE metabolic PATHOGENIC
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

HOPE Nurses Conference (March 16th)

Rishabh Phukan - March 15, 2011
Dear Colleagues, I would like to invite you to attend the next HIV Online Provider Education (HOPE) Nurses Conference. The conference will be held on Wednesday, March 16th from 14h00-15h00 in KZN, S...
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Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS care HIV/AIDS scale-up HIV care Integration and linkages to care