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.

Community moderators

K. Rivet Amico, PhD
University of Connecticut
Jessica Haberer, MD, MS
Harvard Global Health Institute; Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH
Douglas Krakower
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - BIDMC
Samson Wilfred Willad Njolomole
Abwenzi Pa Za Umoyo - Partners In Health
Christina Psaros
Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH
Mazvita Sengayi
National Health Laboratory Services - NHLS, South Africa

Recent discussion topics

HIV/OI teaching modules for in-patient nurses?

By Brooke Finkmoore on 23 Mar, 2015 1 Reply

Hi, I am looking to see if anyone has created curricula or teaching tools for floor nurses taking care of patients hospitalized with advanced HIV in resource-limited settings. There seems to be a lot available for nurses who are working in the provider…

Recent Research Criticizes PEPFAR

By Jessica Ludvigsen on 20 Mar, 2015 2 Recommendations 6 Replies

Nathan Lo, a researcher and MD candidate at Stanford School of Medicine, recently gave a controversial, but well received, presentation about the ineffectiveness of PEPFAR funding at this year’s Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections…

RE : Raising TB awareness

By KALIMA NZANZU on 12 Mar, 2015 2 Replies

Thank you Dylan, this will be very useful for who are facing what we call new tuberculosis. Hiv has brought new figures in tuberculosis. Before the era of HIV, signs and symptoms of TB were easy to find and patients were treated without doubts. Currently,…

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Miho Sato

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Nagasaki University

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Aya Fanny

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Emory University Rollins School of Public Health; Emory University School of Medicine

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United States

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Maureen Ndlovu

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Siyanda Development Trust

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United Kingdom