CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: 31 August 2020
The Chinese HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment is scheduled to take place on 31 October as a virtual forum meeting. To keep the meeting accessible to all our participants, virtual participants can attend plenary sessions and roundtable discussions during the day of the meeting.
We are available to answer any questions you may have about your participation at the Chinese HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment. For more information, please contact Ms. Weixi Yuan at Weixi@vironet.com.
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CHINESE HIV CLINICAL FORUM 2020: OPTIMIZING TREATMENT
This forum meeting provides challenging plenary lectures (in Chinese and English) followed by ample time for Q&A and debate in order to bridge the knowledge gap between experts and the HIV treating community in China. The program includes clinical case presentations to discuss real-life challenges.
The HIV Clinical Forum is a series of interactive programs that provide an independent scientific program on emerging topics in HIV involving experts where HIV clinicians and allied healthcare professionals receive updates on the latest developments related to HIV management, where they can share their clinical experience and present the results from their ongoing and completed cohorts/ research programs.
Saturday 31 October
*CST= China Standard Time
Welcome, Introductions and Goals
SESSION 1 | Optimal Use of INSTIs in the Clinic
Session chair: Hongzhou Lu, MD, PhD
Progress and challenges of HIV / AIDS in China
Taisheng Li, MD, PhD
Peking Union Medical College Hospital
Resistance Considerations When Choosing Next Therapy
Kiat Ruxrungtham, MD
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Current Trends in Resistance to INSTI in China
Institut Pasteur of Shanghai, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Moving Towards Dual Therapy
Hsi-Hsun Lin, MD, PhD
Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Virtual Coffee Break
SESSION 2 | Special Groups on ARV Treatment
Session chair: Hsi-Hsun Lin, MD, PhD
Considerations Selecting ARVs in Elderly People
Giovanni Guaraldi, MD
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Considerations Selecting ARVs in Women
Reshmie Ramautarsing, MD, PhD
Institute of HIV Research and Innovation – IHRI, Thailand
Clinical Case Presentation - HIV and Women in China
Lijun Sun, MD
Beijing You'an Hospital
Virtual Coffee Break
SESSION 3 | HIV and Non-AIDS Related Comorbidities / Co-infection
Session chair: To be confirmed
HIV - Hepatitis Co-infected Patients
University of Bonn, Germany
HIV & Bone Mineral Density
Evelyn Hsieh, MD, PhD
Yale School of Medicine, USA
HIV & Opportunistic Infections
Christina Katlama, MD
Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, France
Virtual Coffee Break
SESSION 4 | Prevention Strategies
Moderator: To be confirmed
Future options for Prevention; Implementation of PrEP
Jean Michel Molina, MD, PhD
University of Paris Diderot, France
Closure of the Meeting
Registration is free of charge for all healthcare practitioners*. A registration fee applies to other individuals.
*Healthcare practitioners are defined as professionals that provide any type of health care service to patients living with HIV. Please contact the Conference Secretariat for more information at Weixi@vironet.com if you are not sure.
The Chinese HIV Clinical Forum 2020 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 to the Chinese HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment.
Certificate of Attendance
A certificate of attendance will be sent by e-mail, provided that the post-meeting evaluation survey is completed.
This forum meeting is intended for educational purposes only and aims to offer participants the opportunity to share information. The Organizing Secretariat of meeting, 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 the meeting. Virology Education disclaims all liability for injuries or losses of whatever nature incurred by individuals attending this forum meeting.
The official languages of this meeting are Chinese and English.
An official program and speaker's bios will be sent by e-mail one day prior to the virtual forum meeting.
Payment and Procedure of Online Registration
Registration is free of charge to all healthcare practitioners. You will get a confirmation of the registration within 1-5 business days. If you did not receive a confirmation, please contact the Organizing Secretariat e-mail: Weixi@vironet.com.