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Outstanding quality of science at 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) underlines conference goal of translating HIV research into practice
Date:4/20/2011

The 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) will examine basic, clinical and prevention sciences as well as operations and implementation research. IAS 2011 will be held in Rome, Italy, from 17 -20 July, and will offer up a strong roster of plenary speakers and a high-quality scientific programme in a robust range of topics.

The conference programme itself, and in particular the recently expanded operations and implementation research track, is intended to emphasize how scientific advances can be translated into practical interventions that respond to current challenges in HIV prevention, treatment and care, particularly in low and middle-income countries. Reflecting the urgent need for the rapid translation of science into practice in Africa, the number of presentations from the African region has increased since the 5th IAS Conference on HIV (IAS 2009), with over 25% of accepted abstracts for IAS 2011 submitted from the region.

"By bringing the latest operational and implementation research to an international audience, IAS 2011 will advance our understanding of how to translate new research into interventions that work in real life settings. Without this critical focus on the practicality of implementations, even the best scientific developments are of little real value," said Elly Katabira, IAS 2011 International Chair and IAS President.

With 55% of all abstract presentations by women, and with the potential impact of important trials such as the CAPRISA 004 tenofovir-gel microbicide trial set to be explored, IAS 2011 will also provide an exiting opportunity for scientists to effectively and efficiently translate evidence into real-life tools to benefit women and girls affected by HIV and AIDS, as well as other key affected populations.

Reflecting a very strict selection procedure which ensures an outstanding quality of science at the conference, 35% of over 3,000 submitted abstracts
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Contact: Lindsey Rodger
lindsey.rodger@iasociety.org
41-227-100-822
International AIDS Society
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