Events

Date Title Type Description Location
July 22 13:30 - 15:30 Proposals for a Global Innovation System that Responds to Patients Needs and Ensures both Innovation and Access (SUSA39) MSF Satellite

The challenges but also promising initiatives that could facilitate the development of affordable medical tools adapted to the needs of patients in resource-limited settings.

Session Room 5
July 22 13:30 - 15:30 Catching Children Before They Fall: Addressing the Urgent Drug Development Needs of Children Living with HIV (SUSA46) Satellite

Organizers: Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) International AIDS Society-Industry Liaison Forum (IAS-ILF) Co-Chairs: Bernard Pécoul, Executive Director, DNDi Celia Christie-Samuels, University of the West Indies/IAS-ILF This satellite session, co-organized…

Mini Room 3
July 23 16:30 - 18:00 Where Will the Money Come From? Challenges and Approaches to Sustainability (MOAE03) Oral Abstract Session

  Co-Chairs: Christoforos Mallouris, Netherlands Jeffrey O’Malley, United States 16:30 MOAE0301 Impact of the Global Fund crisisS. Lynch, United States 16:45 MOAE0302 Abstract Sustainability of HIV programs: lessons learned from…

Session Room 4
July 23 18:30 - 20:30 Virological Monitoring: Bridging the North-South Divide (MOSA25) MSF Satellite

The challenges and promise of scale-up of virological monitoring from a patient, health system, and market perspective.

Mini Room 5
July 24 14:30 - 18:00 Antiretroviral Therapy in Resource-Limited Settings: Progress and Evolving Challenges Workshop

Participants will leave this workshop with a better understanding on use of second-line ART in RLS, including the complex intersections between chronic HIV infection, long-term antiretroviral drug exposure and chronic-degenerative co-morbidities, and the latest scientific evidence on the use of ART as HIV prevention.

Mini Room 5
July 24 18:30 - 20:30 Putting Our Best Foot Forward: Getting the Best Treatment to the Most People Possible (TUSA10) MSF Satellite

The scientific promise of beginning to reverse the epidemic through treatment as part of combination prevention is tempered by major funding gaps. However, now is the time to push forward with the most innovative treatment strategies, the most robust drug regimens, and enabling policies to make treatment more affordable.

Session Room 2
July 25 11:00 - 12:30 The Future of Affordable ART: Trends in Patents and Price (WEAE01) Oral Abstract Session

Co-Chairs: Charles B. Holmes, United States Sharonann Lynch, United States 11:00 WEAE0101 Introduction C. Holmes, United States 11:05 WEAE0102 Abstract Compulsory licence and access to medicines: economic savings of efavirenz…

Session Room 7
July 25 16:30 - 18:00 Young People, HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health Services (WEAE04) Oral Abstract Session

Sustaining quality while scaling-up adolescent ART: findings from Zimbabwe’s largest adolescent cohort.

Session Room 8
July 25 16:30 - 18:00 HIV Responses in the Context of Migration: What Have We Learned? (WEBS01) Bridging Session

This session will highlight different responses to migration-related HIV challenges in four regions: sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe as well as North America and Western Europe. The presenters will review…

Session Room 4
July 26 11:00 - 12:30 TB Diagnostics: Innovating to Make an Impact (THAB01) Oral Abstract Session

Co-Chairs: Wendy Stevens, South Africa Ilesh Jani, Mozambique 11:00 THAB0101 Revision on new diagnostics on TB G. Churchyard 11:15 THAB0102 Abstract Impact of HIV on early MDR-TB treatment outcomes in…

Session Room 6
July 26 13:00 - 14:00 Providing HIV Care in Floods, Violence and War Poster Discussion

Co-Chairs: Edward Mills, United States Tom Ellman, South Africa 13:00 THPDE0201 Abstract Hyper-endemic HIV seroprevalence among young female sex workers in post-conflict, northern Uganda: a call for social and structural…

Location
July 26 13:00 - 14:00 Beyond the Clinics: Novel Approaches to HIV Testing (THPDE03) Poster Discussion

Co-Chairs: Lennie Green, United States Rachel Baggaley, Switzerland 13:00 THPDE0301 Abstract Towards universal awareness of HIV status: a systematic review on uptake of home-based HIV testing in sub-Saharan Africa K….

Mini Room 4
July 26 14:30 - 18:00 Overcoming Intellectual Property Barriers to Enable Access to Affordable ARVs: Pricing and Patent Toolkits and Sharing of Successful Strategies from Brazil, India and South Africa (THWS15) Workshop

Drawing on new tools and case studies from South Africa, Brazil, Argentina and India, this workshop will empower participants to identify IP barriers, assess impact on specific medical products, and design campaigns to implement legal and policy actions, including compulsory licenses, patent oppositions, and stricter patentability requirements.

Mini Room 7
July 26 14:30 - 16:00 Meeting Capacity and Demand through Community-Based Interventions (THSY08) Symposium

Nathan Ford, Morolake Odetoyinbo, Wim Van Damme, Eric Goemaere, Eyerusalem Negussie, Address Malata, Kai Haldre

Global Village Session Room 1
July 26 14:30 - 18:00 Skills for Conducting Operational Research Workshop

Facilitators Rony Zachariah, MSF Tony Reid, MSF This will be a half-day (three hour) workshop on operational research focusing on HIV and HIV-associated tuberculosis, providing an overview of the topic,…

Mini Room 5