WAVE - Women Against Viruses in Europe

WAVE’s mission is to promote the welfare of HIV-positive women in Europe. The initiative involves healthcare professionals and community representatives. 

WAVE endeavours to promote equality of access to care and excellence of standards of care, and to deliver and support targeted educational programmes.

Our Promise


WAVE promise to be completely committed to our members and their needs. WAVE will seek, include and acknowledge the contribution of all our members and will work with our members to fulfil our mission – Promoting the welfare of HIV-positive women in Europe.

WAVE Membership


Membership is open to junior and senior healthcare professionals, members of the community and advocacy groups, industry employees, and others that may qualify based upon interest or expertise, regardless of gender and geographical location. All WAVE members must be EACS members. A reduced EACS membership fee will be available for selected groups (e.g., non-medical HPC and low income countries).


If you wish to apply to become a WAVE member, download the PDF form and save it on your computer before filling it out: WAVE Application form

Please complete the form and send it to WaveSecretariat[at]eacsociety.org.

The EACS Secretariat will send you a confirmation of receipt (there is no automated answer). 

WAVE workshop – Brussels 2016


Thon Hotel Brussels City Centre - Brussels, Belgium

November 16, 2016 - On invitation only – Registrations closed

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This one-day workshop brings together participants from across Europe, Canada, and the wider community, and aims to develop recommendations in relation to the following areas as they pertain to the care of HIV-positive women:

  • Standards of care on access, engagement, and retention into care 
  • Standards of care on monitoring, antiretroviral therapy, and management of co-morbidities
  • Treatment Guidelines

 A summary of the discussion will be published.

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