WHAT: The 17th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA)
Experts from the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) will give oral presentations, moderate conference events, and exhibit a variety of educational posters and abstracts. Key dates:
Monday, Dec. 9 2013, 7:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m.: When Children Need HIV Treatment Beyond First-Line: How Can We All Respond?
Tuesday, Dec. 10 2013, 12 p.m.: Launch of the World Health Organization (WHO)'s Global Guidelines on HIV Testing and Counseling and Care and Treatment in Adolescents
EGPAF experts will also be available for media questions and public comments on any breaking news and research presented at the conference related to these topics:
Daily updates and a full list of presentations and poster sessions featuring EGPAF staff are available here.
WHEN: Dec. 7-11, 2013
WHERE: Cape Town International Convention Center (CTICC)
1 Lower Long Street
Cape Town, South Africa
WHO: Experts from the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), including:
WHY: Held every two years, ICASA is the largest International HIV/AIDS conference to take place in Africa. EGPAF experts will be able to offer perspectives on progress toward achieving an AIDS-free generation and on breaking news related to efforts to eliminate pediatric HIV/AIDS infections worldwide.
|Contact: Racine Tucker-Hamilton|
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation