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Community HIV Cure Research Workshop (Morning Session)
March 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
WANNA KNOW MORE ABOUT CURE?
defeatHIV and Treatment Action Group (TAG) are partnering–along with many international community advocacy groups–to bring to the public some of the international scientists and community advocates working towards the goal of curing HIV.
In Seattle for a major conference called CROI, the people at the forefront of this effort will share the research, concerns and conversations about the great challenges we face in eliminating HIV from the body.
Join us for this free and informative session from 9AM to 12PM on Sunday, March 3rd at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
RSVP for a free continental breakfast 8-9AM to Richard Jefferys email@example.com or Michael Louella firstname.lastname@example.org.
And be sure to check out the event page for our afternoon session at the downtown Seattle Public Library at 2pm! https://bit.ly/2Um2Qjm
The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) brings together top basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the ongoing battle against HIV and related infectious diseases.
MORNING SESSION AGENDA
Crowne Plaza Seattle-Downtown
Continental breakfast available – RSVP
Welcome & introductions
Michael Louella, Community Engagement Project Manager/defeatHIV
Landscape Analysis of HIV Cure-Related Clinical Trials
Liz Barr, Women’s HIV Research Collaborative, AIDS Clinical Trials Group
Recommendations for Analytical Antiretroviral Treatment Interruptions in HIV Research Trials – Report of a Consensus Meeting
Lynda Dee, AIDS Action Baltimore, DARE Collaboratory CAB
HIV Cure Research Ethics Update & Discussion
Karine Dubé, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
Anti-Proliferative Therapy for an HIV Cure: A Compound Interest Approach
Dr. Josh Schiffer, Fred Hutch
Lunch (on your own)