Starting on June 30, the seventh annual “IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention”:http://www.ias2013.org begins in Kuala Lumpur.

The conference brings together the world’s leading scientists, clinicians, public health experts and leaders to explore the latest research and advancements and the global response to HIV/AIDS. ICAP staff will be presenting their findings from studies on access to HIV treatment and services for adolescents and adults, antiretroviral initiation among pregnant women, and use of post-exposure prophylaxis among health care workers.

h2. Pre-Conference Meeting:

h2. 5th International Workshop on HIV Pediatrics

<a href=”{filedir_2}Program_5thHIVped_final.pdf”>*Click here to view the full program*</a>

*Friday, June 28, 4:00 pm*
+Sex, drugs and ART – coming of age with perinatal HIV+
presented by Elaine Abrams

*Friday, June 28, 5:00 pm*
+Poor retention of HIV-positive adolescents and youth enrolled in care and on treatment in Kenya+
presented by Emily Koech

*Saturday, June 29, 4:30 pm*
+Determinants of retention and mortality among HIV-infected children at ICAP-supported care and treatment facilities in Mozambique (2004-2011)+
presented by Chloe Teasdale

*Poster Presentations*
+Trends in Retention and ART Initiation Among Children Enrolled in ICAP-Supported HIV Care and Treatment Programs in Mozambique (2006-2011)+
presented by Chloe Teasdale

h2. Satellite Session

“UNICEF & International AIDS Society – Industry Liaison Forum”:http://pag.ias2013.org/session.aspx?s=44
*Monday, July 1, 7:00 am*
Beyond Option B+
+Towards and AIDS-free Generation+
presented by Elaine Abrams

h2. ICAP Sponsored IAS Presentations

*Monday, July 1 1:00 – 3:00 pm *
Oral Poster Discussion Session (Mini Room 1)
“Loss to follow-up and adverse events following voluntary medical male circumcision
in Nyanza Province, Kenya”:http://pag.ias2013.org/Session.aspx?s=30
Jonathan Grund, Molly McNairy and others
Abstract # MOPDD0104

*Tuesday, July 2 4:30 – 6:00 pm*
Oral Abstract Session (Session Room 1)
“Decentralization of HIV care and treatment services in Central Province, Kenya:
Adult patient characteristics and outcomes”:http://pag.ias2013.org/Session.aspx?s=29
Bill Reidy and others
Abstract #TUAD0102

h2. ICAP Poster Exhibitions

“Antiretroviral therapy (ART) eligibility assessment and zidovudine and ART initiation in a cohort of HIV+ pregnant women in Mozambique”:http://pag.ias2013.org/abstracts.aspx?aid=1125
Abstract #MOPE109

“Occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens among health care workers in Zambia: reporting and utilization of post-exposure prophylaxis”:http://pag.ias2013.org/abstracts.aspx?aid=1649
Abstract #MOPE199

“Routine outreach services improve access to HIV care and treatment services among remote and mobile fishing communities on the islands of Lake Victoria”:http://pag.ias2013.org/abstracts.aspx?aid=1329
Abstract #TUPE406

“Operating characteristics of an intensified tuberculosis case finding tool in Rwandan HIV care and treatment services”:http://pag.ias2013.org/abstracts.aspx?aid=2221
Abstract #WEPE473

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