Seminar 10: Treatment and Access to Treatment

1st November 2006

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Programme

9:30 Registration, refreshments and networking

10:30 Welcome, aims and objectives Jane Anderson, Homerton University Hospital

10.35 Discussion, research updates and announcements

11.00 An overview of HIV subtypes and HIV drug resistance. Anna Maria Geretti, Royal Free University College Medical School

11.30 Who is accessing HIV treatment in the UK? Update from SOPHID.Tim Chadborn, Health Protection Agency

12.00 Break

12.20 Non-attendees at a HIV clinic in East London. Kemoh Rogers, Homerton University Hospital.

12.40 Treatment and care for people living with HIV in London – ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation. Jonathan Elford, City University
13.00 Lunch

14.00 Challenges to accessing treatment, Dr Jane Anderson

14.15 Discussion Session: Chair, Dr Ade Fakoya, International HIV /AIDS Alliance Increasing Access to Treatment and Care

Panellists:

  • Peter Mapara, Postive East
  • Lisa Power, Terrence Higgins Trust
  • Rhon Reynolds, African HIV Policy Network
  • Kemoh Rogers, Homerton University Hospital
  • Chris Woods, North Middlesex Hospital

15.30 Closing Plenary Ade Fakoya

15.45 End

Last Updated November 16, 2007