THE ARGENTINIAN HIV CLINICAL FORUM: INTEGRASE INHIBITORS will be organized as part of the XVI Simposio Científico Fundación Huésped 2019!
This state-of-the-art program provides challenging plenary lectures (in Spanish) followed by ample time for Q&A and debate, stimulating interaction in order to share knowledge within the HIV treating community in Argentina. The program also includes clinical case presentations to discuss real life challenges. There will be plenty of opportunity to discuss and interact with key experts in the field during the meeting. So, please come and join us!
The HIV CLINICAL FORUM is developed as part of a series of interactive programs that provide independent medical education on emerging topics in HIV. The program features international, regional, and local experts in order to provide HIV clinicians and allied healthcare professionals with updates on the latest developments related to HIV management, providing opportunities for sharing of clinical experience and presenting results from ongoing and completed cohorts/research programs.
Erasmus Medical Center,
Sheba Medical Center,
Mauro Schechter MD, PhD
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro,
Fundación Huésped, Buenos Aires
WEDNESDAY 28 AUGUST 2019
09.40h INSTIs - Clinical considerations
Babafemi Taiwo, MD, MBBS - Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
10.05h What should we know about INSTIs pharmacology
Marta Boffito, PhD - Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom
10.30h INSTIs use by women on reproductive age
Alexandra Compagnucci, MD - Inserm, Paris, France
10.55h Q&A - Discussion
11.10h Coffee Break
Session 2: Integrase Inhibitors - Resistance
Chairs: Omar Sued & Babafemi Taiwo
11.30h INSTIs use for PrEP?
Mauro Schechter, MD, PhD - Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
11.55h ARV resistance in Argentina
Horacio Salomon - University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
12.15h Clinical case - clinical use - related
Maria Inês Figueroa, MD - Fundación Huésped, Buenos Aires, Argentina
12.40h Clinical case - clinical use - related
Florencia Cahn, MD - Centro Médico Huésped, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Session 3 - INSTI use in special populations
Alexandra Compagnucci & Jonathan Schapiro
14.30h INSTIs use in TB coinfected patients
Omar Sued, MD, MsC, PhD - Fundación Huésped, Buenos Aires, Argentina
14.55h Resistance to INSTIs
Jonathan Schapiro, MD - Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Ghan, Israel
15.20h Novel ARV delivery systems
Marta Boffito, PhD - Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Chelsea, United Kingdom
15.45h INSTIs toxicity, myths and reality
Gustavo Lopardo, MD - Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics, Buenos Aires, Argentina
16.10h Q&A - Discussion
16.45h Closing remarks
Session 1 - Integrase Inhibitors: Treatment considerations
Chairs: Pedro Cahn & Mauro Schechter
For more information on registration and on how to register for the meeting, please go to the XVI Simposio Científico Fundación Huésped 2019 website.
The Argentinian HIV Clinical Forum 2019 is supported by an independent educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.
ViiV Healthcare was not involved in the development of content or selection of faculty for this educational activity.
We trust that the following information (in alphabetical order) will assist you in organizing your registration and stay in Buenos Aires.
More information on accommodation will follow shortly.
All participants are requested to wear the badge at all times during the conference to ensure admission to the meeting and venue.
Certificate of Attendance
A certificate of attendance will be sent by e-mail after the workshop.
Conference materials can be obtained upon arrival at meeting room starting at 8:00 AM on 28 August 2019.
The official conference language is Spanish and English (simultaneous translation will be available).
This workshop is intended for educational purposes only and aims to offer participants the opportunity to share information. The Organizing Secretariat of this workshop, Virology Education, cannot accept any liability for the scientific content of the sessions or for any claims which may result from the use of information or publications from this workshop. Virology Education disclaims all liability for injuries or losses of whatever nature incurred by individuals attending the workshop.
Liability and insurance
By registering for the conference participants agree that the organizers do not accept responsibility for medical-, travel- or personal insurance. Participants are advised to take out their own insurance policies.
For rates and conditions, please visit the website of XVI Simposio Científico Fundación Huésped 2019.
The meeting will be held at:
Jerónimo Salguero 1443/49,
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Phone: (54 11) 4823 – 3498
Information on internet access in the venue will follow shortly.
Payment and procedure of on-line registration
Registration is done through XVI Simposio Científico Fundación Huésped 2019. For more information and registration fees, please click here.
Photographs, audio and video recording
Photographs as well as audio and video recordings are not permitted at the official meeting sessions. Only the official medical writer, appointed by the organization, may make recordings. All presentations, will be posted on the workshop website (under Workshop Materials) as soon as possible after the workshop is finished, provided the speaker has given permission to do so.
The Argentinian HIV Clinical Forum will take place on 28 August 2019, as part of the XVI Simposio Científico Fundación Huésped 2019. For more information, please visit the website.
For any inquiries or questions, please contact Virology Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +31 (0)30 230 7140. You can also contact us by filling out the contact form.