Learn why one patient from South Africa feels that a positive outlook on her HIV diagnosis, her ARV regimen, and her activism has allowed her to live a full life with her family.
I believe that increasing opportunities for diagnosis can turn the HIV pandemic around.
Here’s my review of the many interventions that can be implemented to successfully provide a link from HIV diagnosis to successful treatment in India and around the world.
Here’s why I believe that rapid ART initiation is a successful treatment approach in patients with HIV in Europe and around the globe.
Read my perspective on how to help patients with HIV remain and re-engage in care in Africa and around the globe.
Hear my perspectives as a person and advocate living a long and healthy life with HIV in South Africa. Living with HIV is life changing but does not have to be life limiting.
Listen to Babafemi Taiwo, MBBS, discuss key barriers to identifying people with HIV who have not yet been diagnosed and steps to take to reduce rates of late diagnosis and improve rates of HIV testing. Included is a patient perspective on the importance of getting tested for HIV.
Listen to Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy, MBBS, FRCP, PhD, discuss the HIV care cascade following a positive diagnosis of HIV. Included is a patient perspective on how to engage patients in their HIV care.
Listen to Chloe Orkin, MBChB, FRCP, MD, discuss why HIV treatment initiation is such a crucial part of putting an end to HIV, and hear patient perspectives on the difference that rapid ART initiation can make on a personal level.
Listen to Linda-Gail Bekker, MBChB, DTM&H, DCH, FCP(SA), PhD, discuss strategies for and importance of engaging and reengaging patients in their HIV care, and hear from a patient on how to persist on ART.
Read expert faculty member summaries of barriers to HIV diagnosis, consequences of late HIV diagnosis, and strategies to improve HIV testing.
Read expert faculty member summaries of the HIV care cascade, organized strategies and interventions to improve linkage to care for PWH, including use of patient navigators, implementation of rapid ART initiation, and many more.
Read expert faculty member summaries of recommended first-line ART regimens; rapid ART initiation data, including the FAST, STAT, and DIAMOND studies; and guideline recommendations for ART initiation in treatment-naive PWH.
Read expert faculty member summaries of barriers to ART persistence, strategies to promote ART adherence, including differentiated service delivery models, and adherence interventions in high-risk groups of PWH.
Hear insights from 4 faculty experts as they engage in a lively discussion on reaching the undiagnosed, care pathways after HIV testing, and treatment initiation and persistence.