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Speeding up progress against HIV among youth

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 9:31 am | International Aids Society

(Paris, France) – The world has made great strides in reducing the impact of HIV, and AIDS-related deaths are on the decline in every age group – except among adolescents. New UNAIDS estimates show that young people continue to be at elevated risk for HIV ... More >>

IAS present awards for outstanding research

Saturday, 23 July 2016, 12:18 pm | International Aids Society

Women, Girls and HIV Investigator’s Prize; Prize for Excellence in HIV Research Related to Children; IAS TB/HIV Research Prize; Lange/van Tongeren Prizes for Young Investigator Awards; and Special HIV Cure Prize Awarded at AIDS 2016 More >>

Focus on Legal and Policy Barriers to HIV Services

Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 11:23 am | International Aids Society

AIDS 2016 Focuses on Impact of Legal And Policy Barriers To HIV Services for Groups at Greatest Risk of Infection More >>

IAS to Organize Global TB Conference

Friday, 23 October 2015, 8:38 am | International Aids Society

Two-day meeting will bring greater attention to the science of TB and its implementation Barcelona, Spain – The International AIDS Society (IAS) announced that it will host “TB2016”, a two-day conference dedicated to highlighting new TB science ... More >>

International AIDS Society Conference 2013

Tuesday, 2 July 2013, 1:44 pm | International Aids Society

International AIDS Society Conference 2013   WHO issues new HIV recommendations calling for earlier treatment   Earlier, safer and simpler antiretroviral therapy can push the HIV epidemic into irreversible decline     KUALA LUMPUR, 30 June 2013 ... More >>

IAS 2013 Conference Programme Live Online

Thursday, 9 May 2013, 1:33 pm | International Aids Society

Wednesday, 8 May 2013 (Geneva, Switzerland) - Strategies for pursuing an HIV cure, the impact of starting antiretroviral therapy at higher CD4 counts and innovative models for HIV testing and care feature heavily in the IAS 2013 programme announced ... More >>

Melbourne Selected To Host World’s Largest Conference On HIV

Wednesday, 30 November 2011, 10:31 am | International Aids Society

Melbourne, Australia has been chosen to host the XX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), the largest international conference on HIV and AIDS, where every two years up to 25,000 participants, representing all stakeholders in the global response ... More >>

Turning the Tide Together: XIX International AIDS Conference

Wednesday, 21 September 2011, 5:51 pm | International Aids Society

The AIDS 2012 Conference Coordinating Committee (CCC) have selected Turning The Tide Together as the theme for the XIX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012), which will be held in Washington, D.C. from 22 – 27 July 2012. More >>

International Experts to Discuss HIV Policy and Prevention

Wednesday, 20 July 2011, 11:57 am | International Aids Society

A special press conference at the 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) will today feature a panel consisting of researchers from the CDC TDF2 study, the Partners PrEP Study and the HPTN 052 study. They will be ... More >>

Promising developments in vaccine research for HIV

Tuesday, 19 July 2011, 5:36 pm | International Aids Society

Researchers speaking in the first plenary session of the 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) have today offered insights into current and future HIV prevention research and discussed how biomedical developments ... More >>

Roll Out Treatment as Prevention Now to Stop HIV and AIDS

Saturday, 16 July 2011, 2:44 pm | International Aids Society

Lancet column calls for immediate, collaborative expansion of global HIV strategy Vancouver, British Columbia and Rome (July 15, 2011) : The Lancet , a leading global medical journal, published an editorial comment today that emphasizes the critical ... More >>

Russia: Counterproductive Drug Policies Fuel HIV Epidemic

Thursday, 30 June 2011, 3:23 pm | International Aids Society

As Boris Gryzlov, speaker of the Russian state Duma, calls for a “total war on drugs” to tackle Russia’s growing drug problem, the International AIDS Society (IAS) urges the Russian government to radically reassess its approach to drug policy, ... More >>

A new round of innovative HIV research awards

Tuesday, 21 June 2011, 4:05 pm | International Aids Society

The International AIDS Society (IAS), in partnership with the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the NIH-supported Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR), today announced the launch of a new round of the joint research grant programme, Creative and Novel ... More >>

World Leaders at UN Meeting on AIDS Must Research Cure

Tuesday, 14 June 2011, 1:02 pm | International Aids Society

As world leaders meet this week to review progress and chart the future course of the global AIDS response at the 2011 UN General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS (UNGASS 2011) in New York, the International AIDS Society (IAS) calls on leaders ... More >>

Why We Need a Cure for HIV Now More Than Ever Before

Saturday, 4 June 2011, 12:04 pm | International Aids Society

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Opinion Piece by Dr Elly Katabira, International AIDS Society (IAS) President Thirty Years On: Why We Need a Cure for HIV Now More Than Ever Before More >>

Top Scientists Unite To Develop An HIV Cure

Tuesday, 1 March 2011, 9:25 am | International Aids Society

28 February, 2011 (Boston, United States) – More than 30 scientists gathered for a one-day meeting prior to the 18th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) to launch an international working group on HIV reservoirs and ... More >>

IAS Urges Donors and Governments to Continue Their Funding

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 10:51 am | International Aids Society

Alarmist media reports ignore that Global Fund resources are delivering tremendous results in the fight against AIDS, TB and malaria More >>

Malaysia first Asian host of HIV/AIDS scientific conference

Wednesday, 1 December 2010, 10:12 am | International Aids Society

The International AIDS Society (IAS) today announced the selection of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as host of the 7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2013), the world’s largest open scientific conference on HIV/AIDS. IAS 2013 ... More >>

IAS Calls for Universal Condom Acceptance

Wednesday, 24 November 2010, 11:31 am | International Aids Society

The International AIDS Society (IAS) cautiously notes the comments from Pope Benedict that condom use could, in specific circumstances, be acceptable, but calls on the Pope and the Catholic Church to come out clearly and strongly in support of all evidence-based ... More >>

AIDS Society Recognizes Outstanding Researchers

Saturday, 17 July 2010, 11:34 am | International Aids Society

The International AIDS Society (IAS) announced today the ten winners of four prestigious scientific awards, to be presented at plenary sessions during the XVIII International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2010). More >>

 

 

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