ACTIVIDADES TB - HIV EN WDC schedule of events on TB/HIV -- Note July 27 events to be WEBCASTED ONLINE!
- Para los compañeros y compañeras que se encuentran en la Conferencia Mundial
From: DIETRICH, Jenniffer
Sent: 23 July 2012 18:21
Subject: FW: schedule of events on TB/HIV -- Note July 27 events to be WEBCASTED ONLINE!
For those at Washington DC
Dear colleagues -- I hope you will spread the word about events in Washington next week on TB! Some will be WEBCASTED ONLINE!
Please note the events in the Global Village DO NOT require that you are registered at the AIDS conference
The full schedule for the exciting activities in the TB-HIV Networking Zone in Booth 64 of Hall C is here:
Also, you will find the full TB-HIV Roadmap for AIDS 2012 here:
Note that most of the events listed on the Roadmap do require AIDS 2012 registration (including the Satellites),
HOWEVER, some of the sessions will be webcast here:
For instance, these sessions will be webcast live on Friday July 27:
HIV in the Larger Global Health Context
Plenary session - FRPL01
Time: 08:29 -10:30, Venue: Session Room 1
08:37: Award Presentation: TB/HIV Research Prize
08:40: FRPL0101 TB and HIV: Science and Implementation to Turn the Tide on TB, presented by A Harries
09:30: FRPL0103 Optimization, effectiveness and efficiency of service delivery: Integration of HIV and Health Services, presented by Y. Pillay, South Africa
Looking to the Future in HIV and TB
Symposia session - FRSY01
Time: 11:00 -12:30, Venue: Session Room 1
Co-chairs: D Havlir and M Harrington
This session will provide an overview of the latest developments in HIV and TB, addressing the state of the art in TB diagnostics, prevention, and treatment; emerging data on delivery of HIV/TB care; and TB vaccine development.
11:05: TB prevention: new data, new approaches, new challenges, presented by A. Grant, United Kingdom
11:25: New TB diagnostics and drugs: potential and pitfalls, presented by R. Chaisson, United States
11:45: Integrating HIV and TB delivery: models, results and prospect, presented by H. Getahun, Switzerland
12:05: TB vaccines: what is on the horizon? Presented by T. Evans, United States
12:20: Special commentary: pediatric HIV and TB, presented by Oscar Emmy Grammy Tony award winner, Whoopi Goldberg.
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