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.

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Junior Bazile
Douglas Krakower
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - BIDMC

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Hiring: Global Health Freelance Writer

Casey Kalman replied

I see that the link to apply has expired. Is there someone I can contact to see if all positions have been filled? I'm very interested in the position and would like to send along my resume and writing samples. Casey read more

Updated: 28 Sep, 2016
Replies: 2

Rationale of CD4 monitoring to clients with access to Viral load test.


Hi all, It was a pertinent point brought out by Emmanuel Samuel Sima <>, and great thoughts from everyone who practically take care of the HIV patients in large numbers (so both clinical and public health perspectives here), and well summed up by Junior Bazile <> . Let us continue ... read more

Updated: 27 Sep, 2016
Replies: 9

Hiring: Chemonics International is currently recruiting for VMMC Director and Manager, and a Lab Director for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program

Junior Bazile replied

Thank you for the information. I hope you find someone people within our community that can match those position. Best, Bazile read more

Updated: 20 Sep, 2016
Reply: 1

Obstrucción intestinal por histoplasma en paciente con VIH

Junior Bazile replied

I agree with the approach that Natalia highlighted. We have to make sure that clinically the patient can handle the surgery. We have to treat the histoplasmosis first. I would recommend starting ART as well without any delay bearing in mind that on average you get a 100 c/mm3 increase ... read more

Updated: 19 Sep, 2016
Replies: 9

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Vincent Lin

Harvard College Class of 2018 Social Anthropology & MCB Joint Concentration Global Health and Health Policy Secondary Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Immunology and Infectious Disease Dept.: Research on TB biology in the Dr. Fortune Lab Harvard Medical School Department of Global Health and Social Medicine: Research Assistant on TB policy with the Zero TB Cities Project Stanford University School of Medicine: Research on Early Cancer Detection Marine Biological Laboratory: Research on Climate Change

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