HIV Treatments Update 2018
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HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2018

HIV Treatments Update Seminar 2018

A One Day Seminar on HIV in New Zealand
A One Day Seminar on HIV in New Zealand
Friday 24th August 2018
The Clinical Education Centre at Auckland Hospital
Friday 24th August 2018
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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Dr Sue McAllister
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago
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Prof Andrew Carr
Director of HIV, Immunology and Infectious Diseases Unit, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney
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Jo Elvidge
Sexual and Reproductive Health, Ministry of Health
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Dr Charon Lessing
Auckland University of Technology
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Dr Sunita Azariah
Auckland Sexual Health, ADHB
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Dr Peter Saxton
University of Auckland
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A/Prof Mark Thomas
Auckland DHB Infectious Diseases
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Dr Graham Brown
Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society - La Trobe University
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Jane Brunning
National Coordinator, Positive Women Inc.
 

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 / Cascade of Care
  Dr Sue McAllister
9:30am
PolyPharmacy
  Prof Andrew Carr
10:00am
Sexual & Reproductive Health Action Plan
  Jo Elvidge
10:30am
Morning Tea
Morning Tea
11:00am
Pharmacy Access
  Dr Charon Lessing
11:30am
NZPrEP Study - Progress to Date
  Dr Sunita Azariah
11:50am
PrEP Uptake & Rollout
  Dr Peter Saxton
12:10pm
Combination Prevention
  Prof Andrew Carr
12:30pm
Lunch
Lunch
1:15pm
Dentistry and HIV
  A/Prof Mark Thomas
1:30pm
HIV Futures 8
  Dr Graham Brown
1:55pm
Sexualised Drug Use
  Mark Fisher
2:20pm
HIV and Ageing
  Peer Navigator Team
2:40pm
Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea
3:00pm
Sex Age and Me
  Dr Graham Brown
3:30pm
HIV Stigma Index
  Jane Bruning
3:50pm
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:
2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013

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