Symposia

29 June
08:00-09:00

Plenary meeting room (N201) 

The Changing Dynamics of future HIV management

Organizer:

ViiV Healthcare

29 June
17:00-18:00

Plenary meeting room (N201)

One Step Further – Can Asia Become Free from HIV?

Gilead Sciences will re-examine HIV medicine with an Asian perspective. Join with regional Asia medical experts  and engage in a down-to-earth dialogue on current HIV statistics, new  treatment and prevention research data, and share in valuable experiences from neighboring countries. Please join Gilead Sciences for this discussion on steps needed to make Asia “HIV-free”.

Agenda
17:00–17:05 Introduction: How is Asia Fighting Against HIV Epidemic
17:05–17:47 Exploring the reality of the Asian HIV epidemic
17:47–17:57 Q&A from audience
17:57–18:00 Closing: Call to action: what is the Asia Game Plan to End the Epidemic 

Organizer:

 Gilead Sciences

30 June
08:00-9:00

Plenary meeting room (N201) 

The 4th 90: Quality of Life
Ageing with HIV in Asia and the Pacific

The Australasian Society of HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) will discuss the the clinical, psychosocial and service delivery needs of ageing HIV populations. The session aims to equip attendees with the knowledge and skills to ensure that best practice care and treatment is provided. Clinicians from across the region will share their experiences of providing specialist care, optimal models of service delivery and engaging with community organisations.

Learning objectives

  • Understanding co-morbidities in older PLHIV
  • Linking with community organisations to support ageing HIV populations
  • Functional ageing vs chronological ageing for PLHIV
  • Different models of care and service delivery for ageing HIV populations
  • What different countries in the region are doing to support their ageing HIV populations 

Speakers

  • Scott McGill, Acting CEO, ASHM, Australia
  • Dr Gary Lee, Holdsworth House, Australia
  • Dr Dariusz Olszyna, National University Hospital, Singapore
  • Dr Grace Lui, Hong Kong Society for HIV Medicine
  • Ivy Hui, Program Manager, The Society for AIDS Care, Hong Kong
  • Dr Evy Yunihastuti, Department of Internal Medicine University of Indonesia

Organizer:

ASHM -  Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine