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
GHDonline
Douglas Krakower
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - BIDMC

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AIDSFree has seen success reducing HIV and TB risk in Tanzania's prison populations with this guide

by Skyland Woll

https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/pocket-guide-peer-education-program-reduce-tb-and-hiv-risks-tanzania-prisons?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=forum&utm_campaign=tbpockguidetz The objectives of this program are to encourage behavior change among inmates and prison staff to reduce the risk of HIV and tuberculosis (TB) by educating them about the contributing factors and encouraging use of available health services. This guide provides peer educators with activities and information necessary to ... read more

Updated: 21 Nov, 2017
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Single-pill HIV regimen scores in new patients

by Junior Bazile

There is a single pill combination of darunavir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide. The AMBER trial shows that this combination poses fewer risk for renal and bone mineral density toxicity than current backbone therapies. It is considered as the first once-daily single-tablet regimen that includes a boosted PI. For further ... read more

Updated: 09 Nov, 2017
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AIDSFree just released their November HIV Prevention Update

by Skyland Woll

https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/prevention-update/editions/November-2017?utm_source=ghdonline&utm_medium=forum&utm_campaign=nov17prevup The AIDSFree Prevention Update provides a sample of summaries and abstracts of recent articles on global HIV prevention issues from a variety of scientific, peer-reviewed journals. It also includes state-of-the-art program resources, such as tools, curricula, program reports, and unpublished research findings. read more

Updated: 08 Nov, 2017
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Free Faculty Development Webinar Series

Paolo Bratti replied

Il 07/nov/2017 18:46 "Jessica Evert via GHDonline" <hiv@ghdonline.org> ha scritto: > > Jessica Evert started a discussion in HIV Treatment & Prevention,QRvr ee eeeeeeeee, > > Please make sure to register for the next installment in the CUGH Faculty Development Webinar Series "Teaching Global Health Through an Interprofessional Lens" in ... read more

Updated: 08 Nov, 2017
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Prakash Bhattarai

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Sagam Community Hospital

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Nepal

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Parag Karki

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National Academy of Medical Sciences

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Nepal

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Edward Ngalya

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Baylor College of Medicine Children's Foundation, Tanzania

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Tanzania, United Republic of