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  • December 3, 2016 to December 4, 2016

    The National HIV PrEP Summit (NHPS) is a new NMAC conference slated for December 3-4, 2016 in San Francisco. The meeting brings together HIV leaders to discuss and learn about PrEP and other biomedical HIV prevention interventions.

  • December 1, 2016

    Every year World AIDS Day events take place across the globe to raise awareness and show support for people living with HIV. To find a local event, or add your own, visit UNAIDS has campaign materials, social media tools and other information on how to participate all available here.

  • November 21, 2016

    Surveys and focus groups conducted with women demonstrate few women know about PrEP as an effective HIV prevention method and women are interested in learning more about PrEP as a potential option for themselves.

  • October 27, 2016

    This webinar will officially launch the newly released PLOS One Collection, “Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) for HIV Prevention: New Mathematical Models for Prioritizing Sub-Populations by Age & Geography.”

  • October 17, 2016 to October 21, 2016

    HIVR4P is the only global conference that supports cross-fertilization among research on HIV vaccines, microbicides, PrEP, treatment as prevention, and other biomedical prevention approaches, while also providing a venue to discuss the research findings, questions, and priorities specific to each.

  • September 16, 2016

    AVAC, in collaboration with ICW East Africa, hosted a webinar on the most recent data regarding hormonal contraception and HIV. The call, moderated by ICW-EA, featured a number of resource people to address several aspects of this issue.

  • August 23, 2016

    In this webinar we explored the education that needs to be done among those health care providers to make this happen and what is being done to be prioritize it, especially by federal agencies, state and local health departments.

  • July 17, 2016 to July 22, 2016

    The International AIDS Conference, or AIDS 2016, is a biennial gathering for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending the epidemic. Sixteen years after Durban 2000, the first (and only) International AIDS Conference held in Africa, the large international gathering returns to South Africa this July.

  • July 14, 2016

    Professor Gail Henderson, PhD describes what regulatory processes are in place to keep participants in HIV cure research safe. In this webinar, she described the relationship between informed consent and ethical research, identified challenges of discussions around risks and benefits and provided points of considerations for the informed consent process.

  • July 13, 2016 to July 15, 2016

    Women Now! 2016 will provide an opportunity to assess the content and execution of the International AIDS Conference 2016. The Pan African Women’s Summit will provide an opportunity to assess the content and execution of the IAC for its meaningful inclusion of women’s and girls’ sexual & reproductive health and justice, especially women and girls of African descent, who bear the brunt of the HIV pandemic among women worldwide.