HIV Treatments Update 2017
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Add Event to your Calendar 25-08-2017 8:30:00 AM 25-08-2017 4:30:00 PM 95 HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2017 HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2017 The Clinical Education Centre at Auckland Hospital, Auckland Body Positive Inc office@bodypositive.org.nz false DD-MM-YYYY

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
Invitations extended to:
Health professionals
Community support groups
People living with HIV
(The seminar is provided free of charge)
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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Mark Fisher
Executive Director, Body Positive Inc.
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A/Prof Patricia Priest
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago
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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
New Zealand AIDS Foundation
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Chris Hopkins
Auckland DHB Infectious Diseases
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David Cooper
Director of Client Services, Malcolm Pacific Immigration

Programme*

*Programme is subject to change, please check back regularly for updates

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
9:25am
Toward a Cure
  TBA
10:00am
Morning Tea
Morning Tea
10:30am
PrEP Implementation & Continuation in San Francisco
  TBA
11:00am
NZPrEP Study - Progress to Date
  Dr Sunita Azariah
11:20pm
PrEP in the Community
  Dr Jason Myers & Joe Rich
11:40pm
PrEP Panel Discussion
  Dr Sunita Azariah, Dr Jason Myers & Joe Rich
12:00pm
Lunch
Lunch
12:40pm
Continuum of Care for Treatment and Prevention
  Mark Fisher
1:00pm
Barriers to Testing
  Chris Hopkins
1:30pm
RAPID ART Initiation
  TBA
2:00pm
Undetectable: The Patients Response
  Peer Navigator Team
2:20pm
Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea
2:50pm
HIV: A Public Health or Criminal issue?
  TBA
3:20pm
HIV and New Zealand Immigration
  David Cooper
3:40pm
Complexity of Care
  TBA
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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