5th Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference
Results of the Fifth International Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference
The Fifth International Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference (EECAAC-2016) took place in Moscow on March 23-25, 2016.
Opening of the Fifth International Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference
Moscow, March 23, 2016 – Today the Fifth International Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference (EECAAC-2016) organized jointly by Rospotrebnadzor and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) began its work. EECAAC-2016 is the region's largest event on the topic of HIV prevention and treatment. The conference brought together nearly 2500 delegates from 79 countries. Among them – world's leading scientists, activists, politicians and civil society leaders.
HIV This Month. Issue No. 1 (2016)
The first issue of HIV this month in 2016 has come out!
Study: HIV becoming resistant to key drug
HIV resistance to tenofovir is growing in poorer African countries because of improper and inconsistent use.
HIV drugs give couples 'ray of hope'
The most effective form of protection against contracting HIV is to use a condom while having sex. But what if you want children? A project in Kenya is helping couples there have a family without risking their health.
HIV this month. Issue №12 out now
A Perspective on Ending the HIV–AIDS Pandemic — Follow the Science by Anthony Fauci and Hillary Marston in the New England Journal of Medicine talks about how far antiretroviral therapy has come since its discovery and its role in ending the AIDS epidemic.
Things You Should Know Before Discussing Charlie Sheen's HIV Status
By now, you likely are aware that actor Charlie Sheen disclosed that he is living with HIV. Regardless of the reasons for this public disclosure at this time coming out as someone living with HIV is an extremely personal decision and not an easy step for anyone.
Zero draft 2016 Political Declaration released ahead of High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS
The co-facilitators of the 2016 United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS, Patricia Mwaba Kasese-Bota, Permanent Representative of Zambia to the United Nations, and Jürg Lauber, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, have released the zero draft of the 2016 Political Declaration: on the Fast-Track to end AIDS in the age of sustainable development.
Calls for better access to testing and treatment at the Fifth Conference
As the HIV epidemic continues to grow in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has called for better access to diagnosis and treatment for people at high-risk of contracting the illness.
ASIA PACIFIC AIDS & CO-INFECTIONS CONFERENCE 2016: Abstract Submission Deadline extended until February 12th
The first Asia Pacific AIDS and Co-infections Conference entitled APACC is scheduled on 17-19 May 2016.
Review of the registration process for EECAAC–2016
Less than two months remain till the Fifth Anniversary Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference that will take place in Moscow on March 23-25, 2016. Since the beginning of 2016 the organizers have registered a significant increase in the number of applications for participation in the event.
Latest Ebola outbreak over in Liberia; West Africa is at zero but new flare-ups are likely to occur
WHO declares the end of the most recent outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Liberia and says all known chains of transmission have been stopped in West Africa. But the Organization says the job is not over, more flare-ups are expected and that strong surveillance and response systems will be critical in the months to come.
21st International AIDS Conference. Submit your abstracts, apply for scholarship
The conference will be held from 18-22 July 2016 at the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC).
Janssen to Progress Collaboration with ViiV Healthcare to Develop the First Long Acting Two Drug Injectable Regimen for Treatment of HIV Infection
Janssen Sciences Ireland UC (Janssen) formalized its collaboration with ViiV Healthcare on phase III development and commercialization of a two drug regimen of two long acting, all-injectable formulations of rilpivirine (a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor by Janssen) and cabotegravir (ViiV Healthcare).
Global Partnership to Fight AIDS / HIV:
- 2nd Meeting of the Organizing Committee
- BRICS Conference on infectious diseases. June 2015
- Civil Society PC 26.03.15
- December 1 - World Aids Day 2015
- Dive Safely! Kazan, June-July 2015
- EECAAC-2016 Advisory Board
- EECAAC-2016 Day 1
- HIV testing in Kazan
- International Development Assistance PC 24.03.15
- Memorial Day. May 17, 2015
- PMTCT Conference. Saint-Petersburg, June 2015
- Program Committees Meeting. October 1-2, 2015
- Science and Medicine PC 26.03.15
- World AIDS Day. December 1, 2014