Category Archives: IAS

  1. Africa Sings… And Dances

    by Jim Pickett One of my most inspiring days at the IAS 2009 conference – or any conference in my life for that matter – was my visit to two HIV/AIDS programs in the Cape Town area. Courtesy of Bristol Myers Squibb (who provides funding to these projects) a horde of European journalists and a couple of Read More >>

    Africa, Bristol Myers Squibb, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, Khayelitsha, South Africa
  2. Rectal Microbicide Development – An African Perspective – THIS SUNDAY at IAS 2009

    Please plan to join IRMA and colleagues for this exciting satellite session on Sunday, July 19 in Cape Town, South Africa Click to enlarge

    Africa, Cape Town, gay men, HIV transmission, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, IRMA, MSM, rectal microbicide, South Africa
  3. Rectal Microbicide Development – An African Perspective – IAS 2009

    Please plan to join IRMA and colleagues for this exciting satellite session on Sunday, July 19 in Cape Town, South Africa Click to enlarge

    Africa, anal sex, AVAC, behavioral research, Cape Town, gay men, HIV transmission, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, IRMA, MSM, rectal microbicide, research
  4. Follow the IAS 2009 Live – Via Blog

    IAS 2009 Live tracks the latest developments from the 5th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention. We’ll highlight new research and information on http://www.ias2009.org/ along with news reports from Cape Town. Scientists and community and policy leaders will also blog about their observations.

    behavioral research, Cape Town, HIV transmission, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, research, South Africa
  5. Follow the IAS 2009 Live – via Blog

    IAS 2009 Live tracks the latest developments from the 5th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention. We’ll highlight new research and information on www.ias2009.org along with news reports from Cape Town. Scientists and community and policy leaders will also blog about their observations.

    behavioral research, Cape Town, HIV transmission, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, research, South Africa
  6. Rectal Microbicide Development – An African Perspective – IAS 2009

    Please plan to join IRMA and colleagues for this exciting satellite session on Sunday, July 19 in Cape Town, South Africa Click to enlarge

    Africa, anal sex, AVAC, behavioral research, Cape Town, Dr. Ian McGowan, IAS, IRMA, Microbicide Trials Network, MSM, rectal microbicide, research, South Africa
  7. IAS Investigates Washington D.C. as Host of 2012 International AIDS Conference

    Washington D.C. could be the host city of the world’s largest conference in the field of health and development if the United States drops its ban on the entry of HIV-positive people. 11 June 2009 (Geneva, Switzerland) – The International AIDS Society (IAS) today announced its interest in convening the International AIDS Conference in 2012 (AIDS 2012) Read More >>

    HIV/AIDS policy, human rights, IAS, immigration, stigma, United States
  8. IAS: POPE’S REMARKS ON CONDOMS DANGEROUS AND IRRESPONSIBLE

    Such outrageous comments are not appropriate coming from the highest office in the hierarchy of the Catholic Church. 20 March 2009 (Geneva, Switzerland) – Pope Benedict XVI ‘s comments on the role that condoms play in preventing the further spread of HIV are irresponsible and dangerous, says Julio Montaner, President of the International AIDS Society (IAS). On Read More >>

    Africa, condoms, HIV/AIDS policy, IAS, Pope, stigma