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.