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JIAS - Call for abstracts

The Journal of the International AIDS Society is pleased to announce a call for abstracts for a supplement on police, law enforcement and HIV. The aim of this supplement is to explore the positive role that the police can play in the HIV response, and share best practices from those working effectively with police against HIV and discrimination, particularly as it relates to marginalized and at-risk populations. Submit your abstract now (no longer than 350 words) by 30 July 2015. For more infor...
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IAS leaders call for increased access to PrEP

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  • 4/17/2015 2:18:00 PM
In the 18 April issue of The Lancet, IAS leaders – Chris Beyrer, Linda-Gail Bekker, Anton Pozniak, and Françoise Barré-Sinoussi – call for the world to move faster on PrEP (the open access article is available here). The commentary comes as the IAS is preparing a host of new scientific and implementation data on PrEP and other biomedical prevention efforts at the 8th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment & Prevention in Vancouver (IAS 2015). www.ias2015.org.
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JIAS – New Abstract Supplement Published!

The Journal of the International AIDS Society is pleased to announce the publication of the abstracts presented at the Congress on HIV Drug Therapy in the Americas, taking place on the 16-18 April 2015, in Mexico City, Mexico. Click here to access the supplement
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JIAS – New Supplement Published!

The Journal of the International AIDS Society is pleased to announce the publication of the special issue “HIV and adolescents: focus on young key populations”. This timely supplement covers the HIV-specific issues encountered by adolescents, and young key populations in particular. Click here to read the supplement.        
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Leading HIV Experts to Present Cutting-Edge HIV Science in Vancouver

IAS announces plenary line-up for 8th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2015) 13 February 2015 (Geneva, Switzerland)—The International AIDS Society today announced the 12 plenary presentations that will lead the 8th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2015) held in Vancouver, Canada from 19-22 July 2015. This year’s conference, hosted in partnership with the University of British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, is expec...
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The IAS announces Amsterdam as site of the International AIDS Conference in July 2018

12 December 2014 (Geneva, Switzerland) – Today, The International AIDS Society (IAS) announced that Amsterdam, Netherlands will host the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018). AIDS 2018 will be held on 23-27 July 2018 at the Amsterdam RAI and is expected to bring together some 18,000 participants from around the world. “The Netherlands is a great example of what happens when a government supports outstanding science and embraces evidence-based HIV programmes in combination with a rob...
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The IAS welcomes Janssen to CIPHER program

Collaboration to support advances in pediatric HIV treatment and care in low-resource settings 11 December 2014 (Geneva, Switzerland) - As part of its continued commitment to ending pediatric HIV globally, the International AIDS Society (IAS) today announced a new collaboration with Janssen, the pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson in the IAS Collaborative Initiative for Paediatric HIV Education and Research (CIPHER) program. In support of CIPHER, Janssen is providing a grant to ac...
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IAS President Chris Beyrer Appointed to Prestigious US Institute of Medicine

20 October 2014 (Geneva, Switzerland) – The Institute of Medicine (IOM), announced today that Professor Chris Beyrer MD, MPH, President of the International AIDS Society (IAS) has been elected into its membership ranks. The election comes as the IOM gathers for its 44th annual meeting in Washington, DC. Established in 1970 by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in the United States, IOM acts as the health arm of the NAS and is recognized as a respected resource for independent, scientifical...
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Women and ARV-based prevention: opportunities and challenges

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  • 9/22/2014 5:23:00 PM
The Journal of the International AIDS Society is pleased to announce the publication of the special issue “Women and ARV-based prevention: opportunities and challenges” which addresses the wide-ranging issues around the use of current ARV-based HIV prevention methods, generally known as microbicides, for the prevention of HIV infection in women. View the supplement
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New President of the International AIDS Society

Dr. Chris Beyrer (USA) of Johns Hopkins University becomes new President of the International AIDS Society as the 20th International AIDS Conference closes in Melbourne. Dr. Linda-Gail Bekker (South Africa) is new President-Elect and Dr. Anton Pozniak (UK) is re-elected Treasurer 25 July 2014 (Melbourne, Australia) – The International AIDS Society (IAS), convener of the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia, today announced Dr. Chris Beyrer as its new President...
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