HIV Americas CongressHealthcare Conferences | Topics: HIV
We are delighted that the next HIV in the Americas Congress will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil between 8 – 10 May 2014. This meeting will bring together a scientific programme to explore through plenary sessions, discussion and networking issues of particular relevance to the region. Faculty will be drawn both from within the region and from international …
HIV and Viral Hepatitis: Challenges of Timely Testing and CareHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Europe, Hepatitis, HIV, testing
The HIV in Europe Initiaitvie, in collaboration with The Correlation Network – Hepatitis C Initiative, the European Liver Patients Association (ELPA), the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), the World Hepatitis Alliance, the Hepatitis B & C Public Policy Association (HEPBCPPA), with ECDC and WHO are pleased to announce the Barcelona 2014 Conference; HIV and Viral Hepatitis: …
The World Professional Association for Transgender Health SymposiumHealthcare Conferences | Topics: AIDS, health, healthcare, HIV, transgender
The purpose of the 24th WPATH International Symposium is to present professionals with the latest advances in research, education, clinical service, and advocacy to promote the health and well being of transgender and transsexual people and their families. The scientific program will address topics in several areas including primary care, psychiatry, endocrinology, and surgery; psychology, social work, marriage and family …
7th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (7th APCRSHR)Healthcare Conferences | Topics: Gender, HIV, LGBT rights, reproductive health, sexual health, sti\'s, transgender, women
7th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (7th APCRSHR, www.7apcrshrmanila.org) will be held in Manila, Philippines, from 20-24 January 2014. The theme for the 7th APCRSHR is: Examining achievements, good practices and challenges: Towards a strategic positioning of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) for all.
AIDS Society of India Conference (ASICON 2013)Healthcare Conferences | Topics: AIDS, Hepatitis, HIV, injecting drug use, migration, sex work, TB, transgender, Tuberculosis
ASICON2013 is annual conference that brings together HIV/AIDS related healthcare providers in India. Several international HIV physicians participate as well. Conference website is http://asi-asicon.com
17th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in AfricaHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Africa, AIDS, ART, HIV, STI, Tuberculosis
ICASA is the major international AIDS conference taking place in Africa. The 2013 theme: “Now More Than Ever: Targeting Zero” highlights the need to maintain the commitment to ensure access to treatment for everyone in Africa irrespective of their ability to pay. The hosting of this conference in South Africa is symbolic as it was in South Africa during the …
International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific (ICAAP)Healthcare Conferences | Topics: AIDS, Asia, HIV
ICAAP is the largest forum on HIV/AIDS held in the Asia Pacific region. ICAAP11 will be held for over five days from 18 to 22 of November 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. ICAAP11 aims to create a "game change" impact on the HIV/AIDS response in Asia and the Pacific by providing a forum where innovative and evidence-based research programmes and policies …
Disease Hashtags | Respiratory | Topics: Asthma, COPD, Flu, HIV, Influenza, Respiratory
Influenza, commonly referred to as the flu, is an infectious disease caused by RNA viruses. Symptoms of the disease are chills, fever, sore throat, muscle pains, severe headache, coughing, weakness/fatigue and general discomfort.
IDWeekHealthcare Conferences | Topics: antibiotic stewardship, Epidemiology, HAIs, HIV, Iinfectious Diseases, pediatric infectious diseases
With the theme—Advancing Science, Improving Care—IDWeek features the latest science and bench-to-bedside approaches in prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and epidemiology of infectious diseases, including HIV, across the lifespan. IDWeek is the combined annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA), and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society …
Special Summit of the African Union on HIV, TB and MalariaHealthcare Conferences | Topics: HIV, Malaria, TB
The Special Summit will comprise the following Meetings: Meeting of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC): 12 July 2013; Meeting of the Executive Council: 13 July 2013; Special AU Assembly of Heads of State and Government: 15-16 July 2013. These will be preceded by technical meetings that will input into the foregoing as follows: Civil Society Consultation: 4-5 July 2013; Meeting …
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: Asian, HIV, Pacific Islander, Storytelling, Video
The #BTPchat takes place every Thursday at 5pm EDT through June 6 in honor of National Asian Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Each chat will highlight videos from the @BTPMay19 digital storytelling initiative, Taking Root. Moderated by @BTPMay19 and David Stupplebeen @stupplebeen.
Regular | Topics: AIDS, éducation, HIV
TheBody.com is the web's most comprehensive HIV/AIDS resource and will be hosting a TweetChat on HIV & Education in order to complement the launch of our "HIV in the Classroom" series.
CA PTC: STD FundamentalsHealthcare Conferences | Topics: adolescents, Affordable Care Act, Chlamydia, Epidemiology, Gonorrhea, HIV, MSM, sexual health, Syphilis, vaginitis, women
An annual, in depth training on sexual health and best practices to diagnose, treat, and prevent STDs in a patient population. CA PTC is a federally funded training center specializing in the diffusion of evidence-based public health strategies for clinical, behavioral, and structural level interventions. stdhivtraining.org
Topics: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Hepatitis, Herpes, HIV, STD, STI, Syphilis
Weekly chat about STD testing, diagnosis, treatment and care. Hosted by SexualHealth.com and its medical director Dr. Lisa Oldson, with occasional guest hosts.
The International AIDS ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: AIDS, HIV
The International AIDS Conference is the premier gathering for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending the pandemic. It is a chance to assess where we are, evaluate recent scientific developments and lessons learnt, and collectively chart a course forward. The AIDS 2012 programme will present …
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness DayHealthcare Conferences | Topics: AIDS, HIV
February 7, 2012, marks the 12th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD). The purpose of this day is to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in the African-American community. According to the 2009 HIV Surveillance Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), African Americans continue to be disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS. In the 40 states with confidential name-based …
Disease Hashtags | Immune | Infectious Disease | Topics: AIDS, HIV, Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Human Immunodeficiency Virus is a virus that can damage a person’s body by destroying specific blood cells, called CD4+ T cells, which are crucial to helping the body fight diseases.