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New HIV prevention tools address realities of people’s lives

Wednesday, 24 July 2019, 8:18 am | International Aids Society

23 July 2019 (Mexico City, Mexico) – New studies released at the 10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019) place the spotlight on progress that could completely change the HIV prevention landscape. These include advancements in oral pre-exposure prophylaxis ... More >>

Is the global HIV response in crisis?

Monday, 22 July 2019, 11:05 am | International Aids Society

21 July 2019 (Mexico City, Mexico) – More than 5,000 people from 140 counties have gathered in Mexico City for the opening of the 10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019), where global experts called for urgent action to address the health needs ... More >>

Prizes and awards recipients announced

Monday, 22 July 2019, 8:15 am | International Aids Society

21 July 2019 (Mexico City, Mexico) – The International AIDS Society (IAS) announced recipients of prizes and awards at the 10th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2019) today. These recognize innovation in HIV research, leadership in protecting human ... More >>

Brunei anti-gay laws counter stated aim to end AIDS epidemic

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 10:00 am | International Aids Society

On behalf of the International AIDS Society (IAS), we, the officers and Regional Representatives of Asia and the Pacific Islands of the IAS Governing Council, express our grave concern regarding the anti-gay laws in Brunei Darussalam. More >>

IAS statement on “London Patient” in HIV remission

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 9:41 am | International Aids Society

The International AIDS Society (IAS) today welcomed an announcement that an HIV-positive man has remained in HIV remission off antiretroviral therapy (ART), 19 months after receiving a bone marrow transplant from a CCR5 negative donor for Hodgkin’s lymphoma. More >>

10-year plan to end AIDS in the US

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 9:47 am | International Aids Society

IAS statement on President Trump’s announcement of 10-year plan to end AIDS in the US More >>

San Francisco and Oakland to host AIDS 2020

Wednesday, 14 March 2018, 11:59 am | International Aids Society

San Francisco and Oakland to host AIDS 2020 The world’s largest HIV conference returns 30 years later to where the AIDS epidemic first emerged in the US More >>

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 >>





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