EACS News

March 11, 2016

ECDC/WHO Joint Meeting on HIV/AIDS Surveillance

10-11 March 2016

 

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) held a joint meeting on HIV/AIDS Surveillance from March 10-11, 2016 in Bratislava, Slovakia.

 

EACS President, Prof Manuel Battegay, and EACS Governing Board member, Prof Jens Lundgren, were keynote speakers at the meeting. Prof Battegay's lecture was on increasing collaboration of health authorities with clinicians and how to reach better public health data for HIV and how to support clinicians in their work. Prof Lundgren gave a lecture on how HIV testing has changed during the last decade and how surveillance should adapt to measure testing trends. 

 

Find the programme here.

March 10, 2016

EACS Governing Board member appointed Local Co-Chair of AIDS 2018

Peter Reiss, MD, PHD, member of the EACS Governing Board and EACS immediate past president has been appointed Local Co-Chair of the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018).

 

The EACS congratulates Professor Reiss for this appointment and wishes him success in the organisation of this international conference.

 

The conference will take place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands from July 22 to 28, 2018.

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March 2, 2016

AFRAVIH 2016 - Brussels

20-23 April 2016

 

The 8th International Francophone Conference on HIV/HEPATITIS will be held in Brussels in April 2016. This conference is an essential hub for French speakers from the developed and developing world. 

 

The EACS is pleased to collaborate with its organisers and grant ten scholarships to healthcare providers, researchers, activists and community representatives involved in HIV and hepatitis, in particular from North Africa and French-speaking African countries, to ensure that they too get the opportunity to be heard. 

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March 2, 2016

3rd International HIV/Viral Hepatitis Co-Infection Meeting

17 July 2016

 

The 3rd International HIV/Viral Hepatitis Co-Infection Meeting provides a unique opportunity for industry, academic, community and governmental stakeholders to interact and develop constructive solutions together that can support equitable access to modern therapeutics while maintaining sustainable innovation. The meeting will provide research-based evidence to demonstrate the value of curative therapies, it will engage policy makers towards creating an environment that supports their wider therapeutic access nationally and internationally, and will focus on identifying opportunities for increased diagnosis and treatment of viral hepatitis in people living with HIV (PLHIV), particularly in low and middle-income settings. 

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March 2, 2016

3rd European High-Resolution Anoscopy Course

13-14 October 2016

 

The 3rd European High-Resolution Anoscopy Course will be held in Amsterdam in October 2016: The background is the emerging increase of anal cancer in HIV+ individuals and the debate on screening for its precursors (AIN).

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February 19, 2016

The Warsaw Declaration for Provision of EACS Guidelines in Central and Eastern Europe

6 February 2016

 

The Warsaw Declaration for Provision of EACS Guidelines in Central and Eastern Europe was signed on February 6, 2016 at the Euroguidelines in Central and Eastern Europe (ECEE) Conference held in Warsaw, Poland on February 5-6, 2016. 
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February 10, 2016

Clinical Management of HIV Online Course – Sign Up Now!

26 February - 8 April, 2016

 

This online course will provide an in-depth understanding of the scope and manifestations of HIV-related diseases, their prevention, management, and care.

 

It runs for six weeks and consists of six modules, each containing video lectures on various subtopics. Russian and English subtitles will be available for video lectures, while other course materials will be available in English.

 

Read more and apply today!

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January 15, 2016

Message from the President

Dear Members,

 

Hopefully, you had a good start into the New Year 2016. On behalf of the EACS, I wish you a successful, active and peaceful year.

 

After a highly stimulating and successful EACS Conference in Barcelona, with excellent scientific and educational presentations and interactions, as well as the issuing of the new version of the Guidelines, we look forward to a very active year. 

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Educational Programme

Training and educating the next generation of clinicians and researchers is an EACS core activity.

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16th European AIDS Conference

October 25-27, 2017

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EACS Treatment Guidelines updated

The EACS Treatment Guidelines 9.0 and the app are available for free on

Apple Store and Google Play Store

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17th European AIDS Conference

November 6-8, 2019 Basel, Switzerland