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Moderators of Adherence & Retention and GHDonline staff

Health care professionals exchange methods for improving patient adherence and retention in HIV, TB, and other diseases. In these discussions, members draw on experiences with antiretroviral therapy, DOTS treatment, and chronic disease management.

Community moderators

K. Rivet Amico, PhD
University of Connecticut
David Bangsberg, MD, MPH
Harvard Global Health Institute; Harvard Medical School; Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH
Jessica Haberer, MD, MS
Harvard Global Health Institute; Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH

Recent discussion topics

Evidence for and examples of antiretroviral adherence support and retention in care strategies in South Africa

By Alasdair Reid on 17 Feb, 2013 2 Replies

Dear Members, South Africa has now started over 1.9 million people living with HIV on antiretroviral therapy and in the recent HIV counselling and testing campaign over 13 million people were tested for HIV and 2.1 million people were found to be HIV…

Job Opportunity: Tiyatien Health - focused on "last mile health" using CHWs in Liberia

By Christina Bethke on 16 Feb, 2013 0 Replies

Tiyatien Health is presently hiring for the position of Program Director. I’d be grateful if you could please share this posting with your respective networks and with anyone who you think might be qualified and interested in the position. ABOUT US:…

A recent published paper from Australia on ART prescribers' views and practices around ART initiation

By LImin Mao on 13 Feb, 2013 0 Replies

Dear members I am a Senior Research Fellow at the National Centre in HIV Social Research, Sydney, Australia. Here is an interesting article looking at ART prescribers' views and practices around ART initiation in the era of Treatment as Prevention. While…

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Omar Galarraga

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Brown University

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Kenya; Mexico

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Lin Dan Zhu

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Harvard University

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United States

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Universidad Regional del Sureste - (URSE)

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