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Going to USCA Was My Form of Self-Care Img

Going to USCA Was My Form of Self-Care

"More than a conference, it is a family reunion and place to network and learn, but most importantly uplift each other," Maria Mejia writes.

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At USCA 2018, the International AIDS Conference in 2020 Casts a Broad Shadow

If there is one thing about this year's USCA that is tangibly different than conferences past, it is the looming specter of the 2020 International AIDS Conference in San Francisco and Oakland.

Day 2: More Conversations From 2018 USCA Img

Day 2: More Conversations From 2018 USCA

Three experts share their perspectives on treatment as prevention (TasP) at the U.S. Conference on AIDS.

Dolutegravir Monotherapy: Still No Longer Recommended in Either Research or Clinical Practice Img

Dolutegravir Monotherapy: Still No Longer Recommended in Either Research or Clinical Practice

Although treatment guidelines since 2016 recommend against further research into the use of dolutegravir monotherapy, it was disconcerting to have two oral presentations at AIDS 2018 reporting studies that still continued after the 2016 recommendatio...

Really Rapid Review: International AIDS Conference 2018, Amsterdam Img

Really Rapid Review: International AIDS Conference 2018, Amsterdam

Paul Sax, M.D., provides highlights of the important and interesting studies that caught his eye at AIDS 2018.

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The HIV Pandemic: Time to Recalibrate and Target the Weak Spots

A conversation with International AIDS Society president Linda-Gail Bekker about a new report on what the future response to HIV should be, released at the the 22nd International AIDS Conference.

blood vials

Blood, Hair, or Urine? Weighing PrEP Adherence Options Beyond Self-Report

There are a number of measures determine adherence to PrEP, each with benefits and drawbacks. Currently, no one guideline or definitive standard is being used.

Bruce Richman at Adherence 2018

U=U Offers a 'Message of Hope' for People Living With HIV -- and Providers Need to Spread the Word

Leading researchers and clinicians who influence best practices for conversations about the direct and indirect impact of HIV infection and treatment agree that communications regarding transmission must shift.

Gerald Friedland, M.D. addresses attendees at Adherence 2018

HIV 'Providers' Aren't Just Doctors: An Interview With Gerald Friedland, M.D.

At the recent Adherence 2018 Conference, Friedland emphasized the importance of engaging providers, as well as expanding the definition of HIV providers beyond the clinical setting to include social workers, HIV test counselors, and lawyers.

Potential links between IPV and HIV care continuum

Adherence 2018 Panel Tackles Violence and Its Impact on the HIV Care Continuum

A panel at the 13th annual International Conference on HIV Treatment and Prevention Adherence discussed the ways in which violence complicates health outcomes for people with HIV.