Health care professionals exchange ideas and approaches for improving HIV prevention strategies, scaling up access to ARVs and increasing patient adherence and retention to treatment plans. Members discuss the plethora of related issues, describe their first-hand experience, and exchange resources and lessons learned.
There have been some concerns about the use of abacavir and associated cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk. The study in the link below found some interesting results regarding this association. For those interested in reading the findings here is the link: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/859888?nlid=103868_724&src=WNL_mdplsfeat_160419_mscpedit_aids&uac=140361MK&spon=1&impID=1067269&faf=1 The authors found that abacavir was associated with an ... read more
Dear Colleagues, I am writing to share with you a training opportunity for health professionals interested in gaining skills in global health. The third-annual Global Health Bootcamp will be held in October 11-14, 2016 at the University of California, San Francisco! I am sure you know many health professionals who ... read more
Dear Colleagues, The HIV-NCD Chronic Care Community has recently launched a discussion on how to best define "integration" within the HIV-NCD context. Led by Dr. Paul Park, Director of non-communicable disease (NCD) of Partners in Health (PIH) in Rwanda, the discussion offers the chance for members to share their experiences ... read more
I am a senior reporter for Fortune Magazine, currently at work on a book about the globalization of the drug supply, which will be published by Harper Collins. I am examining the problem of substandard medicines that have harmed patients in the developing world, and am hoping to speak with ... read more
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