[Ip-health] MSF at the IAC

Joanna Keenan-Siciliano joanna.l.keenan at gmail.com
Sun Jul 20 01:13:02 PDT 2014

Here's where to find details of MSF speakers at AIDS 2014 in Melbourne:

www.msfaccess.org/iac2014 - website with all resources and details of

@MSF_IAC - Twitter account for MSF's presence at the IAC

MSF @ the IAC flyer - see below for details on sessions where MSF
presenters will feature

*MSF @ the IAC - AIDS 2014*

 *MSF Booth #406*                                          Visit
www.msfaccess.org/iac_2014 for MSF’s latest publications and updates


*The Hepatitis C Treatment Revolution: Expanding Access to HIV Co-Infected
and Beyond. Call to Action!*

Organizers*: UNITAID, MSF, WHO*

Melbourne Room 2

*Mon 21 July, 18:30-20:30*


*Reduced treatment delays for drug-resistant TB/HIV co-infected patients
with decentralized care and rapid Xpert MTB/RIF test in Khayelitsha, South

Session #MOAB02

Plenary 2

*Mon 21 July, 16:30-18:00*

*Is it safe to drop CD4 monitoring among virologically suppressed patients?
A cohort evaluation from Khayelitsha, South Africa*

Abstract #THPDB02

Room 109-110

*Thurs 24 July, 13:00-14:00*

 *POSTER EXHIBITIONS  **(Ground Level)*

 *Improved Treatment Outcomes After Decentralization of HIV Services: the
6-year ART decentralization experience in the rural Shiselweni region,

Abstract #TUPE381

*Tues 22 July, 12:30-14:30*

*Management of Buruli ulcer/HIV coinfection: initial consensus guidance*

Abstract #TUPE023

*Tues 22 July, 12:30-14:30*

*Treatment outcomes for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis adults and
children co-infected with HIV: a systematic review and meta- analysis*

Abstract #TUPE031

*Tues 22 July, 12:30-14:30*

*Community antiretroviral support groups in Mozambique: the potential of
people living with HIV as partners in care*

Abstract #TUPE417

*Tues 22 July, 12:30-14:30*

*Treatment outcomes for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis adults and
children co-infected with HIV: a systematic review and meta-analysis*

Abstract #TUPE031

*Tues** 22 July, 12:30-14:30*

*High frequency of invalid CD4 test results using the Alere Pima CD4
analyzer in field projects in nine countries*

Abstract #WEPE040

*Wed 23 July**, 12:30-14:30*

*Task-shifting of dried blood spot (DBS) sample collection for viral load
testing in Thyolo, Malawi: the role of health surveillance assistants

Abstract #WEPE049

*Wed 23 July**, 12:30-14:30*



 *Case Study**: New drug resistant TB drugs: Ensuring access and
affordability + access to Linezolid for treatment of drug-resistant TB
among HIV infected individuals in Khayelitsha, South Africa *

Global Village, Booth 816

*Tues 22 July, 12:30-13:30*

*Workshop**: TB in India: Advocacy for rollout of daily TB fixed-dose
combinations for HIV-TB co- infection *

Global Village, Booth 816

*Thurs 24 July, 12:00-13:00*


 *Viral Load Testing: the benefits and what can be done to reduce costs and

Booth 806

*Mon 21 July, 11:00-12:00*

*New and Emerging ARVs: What we should know, what we can do*

Booth 806

*Mon 21 July, 14:30-15:30*

*Patent oppositions, reform and other ways price-busting strategies to
ensure access and affordability*

Booth 806

*Tues 22 July, **16:00-17:00*


 *Satellite:  International HIV/Viral Hepatitis Co-Infection*

Satellite Meeting

Intercontinental Melbourne the Rialto

*Fri- Sat 18 - 19 July*

*The Global Ideas Forum*

*Access to Medicines: How do we change the system to ensure equitable

University of Melbourne, Old Arts Building

*Sat 19 July, 8:40AM - 6PM*

*Satellite: Point-of-care HIV nucleic acid tests - the next game changer?*

Session # SUSA32

Room 203-204

*Sun 20 July, 15:45-17:45*

*UNAIDS Satellite Session: Innovations in HIV treatment delivery, towards
the virtual elimination of AIDS*

Session #MOSA06

Room 105-106

*Mon 21 July, 7:00-8:30*

*HIV/drug-resistant TB co-infection in India *

*Global Village, **Booth 816*

*Mon 21 July, 9:30-10:30*

*Satellite: Drug pricing, intellectual property rights and trade *

Room 104

Tues 22 July, 18:30 - 20:30

*Symposia session: Access to innovation: making generic versions of newer
antiretrovirals affordable*

Room 203-204

*Thurs 24 July, 14:30 – 16:00*

Joanna Keenan
Press Officer
Médecins Sans Frontières - Access Campaign
P: +41 22 849 87 45
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