Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP):
where are we at in New Zealand?
J. G. Rich, New Zealand AIDS Foundation, Auckland, New Zealand
Presented at the HIV Treatments Update Seminar,
Auckland, August 2019
PrEP Milestones
2015
WHO recommends PrEP
2016
PrEP included in NZAF strategic plan
Medico-legal working group
established for access to generics;
patient consent form
2017
Medsafe approves PrEP
NZPrEP demonstration project
NZAF PrEP forums and resources
HIV consensus statement
PrEPing NZ Facebook group
Election campaign
PHARMAC proposes funding PrEP
2018
PHARMAC publicly funds PrEP
NZAF PrEP social marketing
Workforce education
2019
Publicly funded PrEP switches to
generic
More PrEP social marketing
More workforce education
More advocacy