may, 2018

Global TA: Optimizing Early Infant DiagnosisEswatini

Project Details

ICAP is collaborating with the MOH to implement birth testing for early infant diagnosis. The program is testing all HIV-exposed infants at birth using dried blood spots for DNA PCR testing. ICAP is also creating a system for returning results to mothers and immediately linking infected children to ART services. (funded by PEPFAR through the CDC)