HIV Treatments Update 2017
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HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2017

HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2017

A One Day Seminar on HIV in New Zealand
A One Day Seminar on HIV in New Zealand
Friday 25th August 2017
The Clinical Education Centre at Auckland Hospital
Friday 25th August 2017
The Clinical Education Centre at Auckland Hospital
Video Soundbites and Slide Presentations from the 2017 Seminar
HIV Trends in New Zealand
A/Prof Patricia Priest
Towards a Cure
Dr James McMahon
Rapid Initiation of ART
Mark Fisher
MSM, Drug Use & Sex
A/Prof Garrett Prestage
NZPrEP Study - Progress to Date
Dr Sunita Azariah
PrEP in the Community
Joe Rich
Retention in Care
Dr James McMahon
Barriers to Testing
Dr Chris Hopkins
Gonorrhoea Vaccine
Dr Helen Petousis-Harris & Dr Peter Saxton
Undetectable: The Patients Response
Peer Navigator Team
HIV: A Public Health or Criminal issue?
Dr David Sinclair
HIV & New Zealand Immigration
David Cooper
Outline: What is it and how did it start?
Trevor Easton
Long Acting Injectables
Dr Simon Briggs
Kindly Supported By:
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Sponsors have not had any input into the choice of presenters or the programme content

Objectives

The objectives of the seminar will be:
  • To provide an overview of HIV/AIDS epidemiology in New Zealand today
  • To provide an understanding of the current experience of HIV in New Zealand
  • Insight into international responses to HIV from the US and Australia.
  • To provide the basic science associated with HIV including transmission and viral reproduction
  • To provide a brief overview of changing treatment options and complications
  • To provide an understanding of the issues around and the importance of HAART and resistance
  • To provide an update on Mental Health and Ageing with HIV
  • To provide an overview of public health interface with Criminal Law
  • To provide an overview of HIV services delivered in New Zealand today

Guest Speakers

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A/Prof Patricia Priest
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago
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Dr James McMahon
Department of Infectious Diseases, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
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Mark Fisher
Executive Director, Body Positive Inc.
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A/Prof Garrett Prestage
HIV Epidemiology and Prevention Program, The Kirby Institute, Sydney
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Dr Sunita Azariah
Auckland Sexual Health, ADHB
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Dr Jason Myers
Executive Director, New Zealand AIDS Foundation
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Joe Rich
Operations Director, New Zealand AIDS Foundation
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Dr Chris Hopkins
Auckland DHB Infectious Diseases
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Dr Helen Petousis-Harris
University of Auckland
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Dr Peter Saxton
University of Auckland
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Dr David Sinclair
Medical Officer of Health with the Auckland Regional Public Health Service
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Brian Dickey
Partner, Meredith Connell
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David Cooper
Director, Malcolm Pacific Immigration
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Dr Simon Briggs
Auckland DHB Infectious Diseases

Programme

8:30am
Coffee and Registration
Coffee and Registration
9:00am
Welcome and Introductions
  Mark Fisher
9:05am
HIV Trends in New Zealand
 A/Prof Patricia Priest
9:30am
Towards a Cure
  Dr James McMahon
10:00am
Rapid Initiation of ART
  Mark Fisher
10:15am
Morning Tea
Morning Tea
10:45am
MSM, Drug Use & Sex
  A/Prof Garrett Prestage
11:15am
NZPrEP Study - Progress to Date
  Dr Sunita Azariah
11:35pm
PrEP in the Community
  Joe Rich
11:55pm
PrEP Panel Discussion
  A/Prof Garrett Prestage, Dr Sunita Azariah,
  Dr Jason Myers & Joe Rich
12:15pm
Lunch
Lunch
1:00pm
Retention in Care
  Dr James McMahon
1:25pm
Barriers to Testing
  Dr Chris Hopkins
1:45pm
Gonorrhoea Vaccine
  Dr Helen Petousis-Harris & Dr Peter Saxton
2:05pm
Undetectable: The Patients Response
  Peer Navigator Team
2:25pm
Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea
2:45pm
HIV: A Public Health or Criminal issue?
  Dr David Sinclair, Dr Simon Briggs & Brian Dickey
3:15pm
HIV & New Zealand Immigration
  David Cooper
3:35pm
Long Acting Injectables
  Dr Simon Briggs
4:00pm
Close
Kindly Supported By:
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Sponsors have not had any input into the choice of presenters or the programme content
Details from previous HIV Treatments Update Seminars:
2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

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