Preliminary program

Day 1 - Friday, 6 March 2020

 08:30 AMOpening of the workshop 
 Session 1: Research in HIV and women over the last decade: successes and challenges 
 08:45 AM

Sharon Walmsley, FRCPC, MD, MSc

Antiretroviral therapy, women in clinical trials 
Sharon Walmsley, MD - Toronto University, Canada

 09:00 AM

Lynne Mofenson, MD

Prevention of mother to child transmission
Lynne Mofenson, MD - Elizabeth Glaser AIDS Foundation, USA
 09:15 AMPrevention of HIV transmission in women
Speaker to be confirmed
 09:30 AM

Judith Currier, MD

Comorbidities of importance to women
Judith Currier, MD - UCLA, USA
 09:45 AMPsychosocial issues for HIV infected women
Speaker to be confirmed
 10:00 AM

Angelina Namiba

Involvement of women living with HIV in research
Angelina Namiba, BA(Hons) - Salamander Trust, USA
 10:15 AMCoffee Break 
  Abstract-driven presentations 

4 Slots

 11:45 AMDiscussion 
 12:15 PMGroup Picture 
 12:30 PMLunch
 Session 2: Debate: Does U=U apply to women?
 01:30 PM 

Does U=U apply to women? A pro-con debate involving experts and community representatives

Lena Serghides, PhD

Lena Serghides, PhD - University Health Network, Canada



Natella Rakhmanina, MD, PhD, FAAP, AAHIVS

Natella Rakhmanina, MD, PhD - The George Washington University, Children’s National Health System, USA
 02:30 PM

Coffee Break

  Abstract-driven presentations 
 03:00 PM

4 Slots

 04:00 PMDiscussion 
 04:15 PMWelcome drinks, poster viewing session and guided poster tour 1 

Day 2 - Saturday, 7 March 2019

 Session 3: 90:90:90- which women are being left behind?
 08:30 AMNorth America 
Speaker to be confirmed
 08:45 AM

Mariana Mardarescu, MD, PhD

Eastern Europe
Mariana Mardarescu, MD, PhD - Institute for Infectious Disease M. Bals, Romania
 09:00 AMAfrica
Speaker to be confirmed
 09:15 AM

Patricia Vasquez, MD

South America
Patricia Vasquez, MD - Hospital San Juan de Dios, Chile
 09:30 AMSoutheast Asia/Australia
Speaker to be confirmed
 09:45 AMDiscussion 
 10:15 AMCoffee Break, poster viewing session and guided poster tour 2
 Session 4: Abstract - driven presentations
 11:15 AM 4 Slots 
 12:15 PMDiscussion 
 12:30 PMLunch 
 Session 5: Women surviving and aging with HIV
 01:30 PMWIHS cohort
Speaker to be confirmed
 01:45 PMModena cohort
Speaker to be confirmed
 02:00 PMCommunity perspective 
  Abstract-driven presentation 
 02:15 PM 3 Slots 
 03:00 PMDiscussion 
 03:15 PMClosing of the workshop