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Ushering in the Next Decade of the Fellows Program: Apply now to become a 2020 Fellow

August 8, 2019 Dear Advocate, AVAC is pleased to announce its call for applications for the 2020 Advocacy Fellows—leading us into the next decade of the program! DOWNLOAD APPLICATION MATERIAL...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Stats Congo is hiring!

nohemie mawaka - June 17, 2019
Hi, www.statscongo.com is a social enterprise that aims to centralize impactful data to create technology tools and inform interventions to reduce death and disease rates among women and children in...
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Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Mid Career Enhancement Opportunities for Working professionals

Bhupesh Advani - June 6, 2019
Jodhpur School of Public Health (JSPH) has been an established name in the field of Public Health Education since 2008. We provide academic services to various institutions and are currently proud kno...
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Adherence and Retention Announcements Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission MPH Patient Education PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Final reminder: Call for applications for 2019 AVAC Advocacy Fellowships

Angelo Kaggwa-Katumba - Aug. 24, 2018
DEADLINE is September 7 AVAC is pleased to announce the call for applications for its Advocacy Fellows program (www.avac.org/fellows-application-materials), now in its tenth year! Consider apply...
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Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Call for 2019 AVAC Advocacy Fellows

Angelo Kaggwa-Katumba - July 18, 2018
Please share widely with your colleagues and networks. July 18, 2018 Dear Advocate, AVAC is pleased to announce the call for applications for its Advocacy Fellows program (www.avac.org/fellow...
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Adherence and Retention Monitoring & Evaluation PreP Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Achieving Viral Suppression in 90% of People Living With HIV on ART in LMICs: Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities

Dear Colleagues Although significant progress has been made, the latest data from low- and middle-income countries show substantial gaps in reaching the third “90%” (viral suppression) of the UNAIDS ...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

90 90 90 Targets achievements

Emanuel Sinamtwa - March 16, 2018
Would like to get experience from other places what is their views with regards to the achievement of 90 90 90 targets in HIV. Is it possible to achieve? How will i know that i have achieved 90 90 90 ...
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Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

December 2017 AIDSFree Prevention Update

Skyland Woll - Dec. 6, 2017
Link: https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/prevention-update/editions/December-2017?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=forum&utm_campaign=dec17prevup The AIDSFree Prevention Update provides a sample o...
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Adherence and Retention combination prevention Mother-to-child Transmission Patient Education predictors Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention VMMC
HIV Treatment & Prevention

AIDSFree has seen success reducing HIV and TB risk in Tanzania's prison populations with this guide

Skyland Woll - Nov. 21, 2017
https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/pocket-guide-peer-education-program-reduce-tb-and-hiv-risks-tanzania-prisons?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=forum&utm_campaign=tbpockguidetz The objectives of ...
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Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

AIDSFree just released their November HIV Prevention Update

Skyland Woll - Nov. 8, 2017
https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/prevention-update/editions/November-2017?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=forum&utm_campaign=nov17prevup The AIDSFree Prevention Update provides a sample of summ...
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Antiretroviral treatment (ART) research community-based HIV treatment programs HIV Mother-to-child Transmission Patient Education PreP Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Just released PEPFAR’s Best Practices for VMMC Site Operations, A Service Guide for Site Operations

Skyland Woll - Nov. 1, 2017
This document provides implementing partners supported by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) with a collection of the best resources available for sites providing voluntary m...
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Clinical Guidelines Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

The effects of oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) on the progression of HIV-1 seroconversion

Junior Bazile - Oct. 31, 2017
Hi all, I found this article on Medscape this morning and realize that the findings are quite important to share. The investigators conclude that "ongoing PrEP use in seroconverters may delay detect...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education PreP Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Community testing HIV

cuamba rafael - Aug. 7, 2017
How could we best manage the waste produced during the community testing? Community testing HIV cuamba rafael MARYAM BIBI RUMANEY NIRMAL GHIMIRE Tendesayi Kufa Altaye Kidane
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Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

AVAC Announces the Call for 2018 Advocacy Fellows

AVAC is pleased to announce the call for applications for 2018 Advocacy Fellows (www.avac.org/fellows-application-materials). Consider applying to be an Advocacy Fellow and join the 56 Fellows and al...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Coagulation imbalance and neurocognitive functioning in HIV patients

Junior Bazile - May 28, 2017
Hi all, There is a recently published research study who aim was to compare plasma biomarkers of coagulation between HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected individuals and to look into the impact of disturb...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Patient Education Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Cannabis Use Tied to Increased Cardiovascular Risk in Men With HIV

Junior Bazile - May 23, 2017
Hi all, According to new research, heavy marijuana use is associated with an increased risk of midlife cardiovascular disease in men with HIV, independently of tobacco smoking. “The findings sugge...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Co-trimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV-infected infant

Elham Elhshik - May 9, 2017
Should we continue Co-trimoxazile prophylaxis for an 8 wks-old HIV-infected infant despite a normal CD4 level? As his weight is only 3.7 Kg while his VL is 9 million copies/ml and still not gaining mu...
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Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

HIV treatment'

saurav hamal - May 6, 2017
Despite great improvement in pathogenesis of HIV , why we are not able to treat it.What are the research goin on and any updates? HIV treatment' saurav hamal
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Kaposi sarcoma of the oral cavity.

Junior Bazile - April 1, 2017
Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a serious cancer that can affect different parts of the human body and it is found mainly in patients with immuno-deficiency particularly HIV positive patients. It is mostly fou...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Lack of HIV Testing for Children in West and Central Africa Means Many Will Die - Experts

Junior Bazile - March 23, 2017
I was reading this heartbreaking article this morning and realized how long is still the road ahead of us when it come to controlling and eliminating HIV/AIDS. In Central and West Africa, thousand of...
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Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention