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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
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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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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

CAMPAÑA DE DIFUSIÓN

GABRIELA RIVADENEIRA - Jan. 10, 2018
La mayoría de personas desconocen la forma de transmisión del virus de VIH, es de gran importancia impulsar campañas para informar a la comunidad sobre las formas de transmisión. Se debe realizar ed...
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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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Single-pill HIV regimen scores in new patients

Junior Bazile - Nov. 9, 2017
There is a single pill combination of darunavir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide. The AMBER trial shows that this combination poses fewer risk for renal and bone mineral density t...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Patient Education treatment as prevention
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

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

Which Cancers Secondary to Kaposi Sarcoma Are Emerging in the HAART Era?

Junior Bazile - Sept. 5, 2017
HI all, I found this article on Medscape today and thought that it is worth sharing with you. Some researchers looked into which cancers ,secondary to Kaposi Sarcoma (KS), are common in the Highly A...
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Adherence and Retention Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Use of monoclonal antibodies to prevent sexual transmission of HIV

Junior Bazile - Aug. 6, 2017
Hi all, Scientist are in the process of using passive immunization, the transfer of antibodies to a non-immune individual, to provide immunological protection to HIV. What do you think of this approa...
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Announcements Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
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

Direct-Acting Antivirals in Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)-Infected and HCV/HIV-Coinfected Patients

Junior Bazile - May 26, 2017
Hi all, Here's the abstract of a research paper recently published on the effect of direct-acting antivirals in HCV and HCV/HIV coinfected patients. For access to the full text please click on thi...
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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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Viral Load & Early Infant Diagnosis Resources

Lauren Alexanderson - April 13, 2017
Members of this group may be interested in resources from AIDSFree's Viral Load and Early Infant Diagnosis Database. For example, on March 22, we held a webinar with Dianna Edgil and Jason Williams of...
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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

What examples can you share - Peer to Peer Support Groups

Thomas Bauer - March 28, 2017
A few years ago I lost over 190 pounds..... As part of this journey I belonged to a virtual group of over 1000 people who had had a gastric sleeve procedure. I was surprised when I asked the community...
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Patient Education 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