MEXICAN

HIV CLINICAL FORUM

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO     30 AUGUST 2018

Prior to XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018

THE MEXICAN HIV CLINICAL FORUM: INTEGRASE INHIBITORS will be organized for the first time this year as part of the XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018!

 

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 Mexico. 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!

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HAVE A LOOK AT THE PREVIOUS MEETING'S PRESENTATIONS AND CONTENT HERE:

 
 
BACKGROUND

 

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.

 
PROGRAM CHAIRS​​

Charles Boucher 
MD, PhD

Erasmus Medical Center,

The Netherlands

Jonathan Schapiro
MD

Sheba Medical Center,

Israel

Mauro Schechter MD, PhD
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro,

Brazil

LOCAL CHAIR

Luis Soto-Ramirez

MD

Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición, Mexico

Register for the

Mexican HIV Clinical Forum

Mexico City

30 August 2018

Hotel Crowne Plaza WTC

( Dakota 95, Nápoles, 03810 Ciudad de México)

 
PROGRAM

THURSDAY 30 AUGUST 2018

09.05h    HIV integrase Inhibitors: A novel mechanisms of action

               Francisco Flores Murrieta, PhD - Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, Mexico

09.30h    Discussion

09.45h    Resistance Characteristics of the Integrase Inhibitors

               Jonathan Schapiro, MD - Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Ghan, Israel

10.10h    Discussion

10.25h    Clinical case presentation

               Aurelio Orta, MD - Instituto Nacional De Ciencias Medicas Y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, Mexico

10.40h    Coffee break

Session 2 | Differences Between Integrase Inhibitor Drugs

                    Chairs: Jonathan Schapiro & Santiago Patrigeon

11.00h    Pharmacological Characteristics and Delivery Options of the Integrase Inhibitors

               Courtney Fletcher, PharmD - University of Nebraska, Omaha, USA

11.25h    Discussion

11.40h    Clinical Update on Integrase Inhibitors: Recent Data

               Pablo Tebas, MD - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

12.05h    Discussion

12.20h    Clinical case presentation

               Mauro Schechter, MD, PhD - Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

13.00h    Lunch 

Session 3 | Optimal Use of Integrase Inhibitors in the Clinic

                    Chairs: Aurelio Orta & Samuel Navarro

14.00h    Optimal use of Integrase Inhibitors in Routine Patient Care in Mexico

               Luis Soto-Ramirez, MD - Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición, Mexico City, Mexico

14.25h    Discussion

14.40h    Integrase Inhibitors in Women and Pediatrics

               Alberto Chaparro-Sánchez, MD - Imss Hospital Infectologia La Raza, Mexico City, Mexico

15.05h    Discussion

15.20h    Clinical case presentation

               Santiago Pérez Patrigeon, PhD - Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición, Mexico City, Mexico

15.40h    Closing remarks

09.00h    Welcome

Session 1 | Introduction to Integrase Inhibitors

                    Chairs: Luis Soto-Ramirez & Mauro Schechter

12.40h    Clinical case presentation

               Samuel Navarro, MD - General Hospital Tijuana, Tijuana, Mexico

 
REGISTRATION FEES

 

For more information on registration and on how to register for the meeting, please go to the XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018 website.

 

SPONSOR

The Mexican HIV Clinical Forum 2018 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.

ENDORSERS

MEETING PARTNER

 
PRACTICAL INFORMATION

 

Practical Information

We trust that the following information (in alphabetical order) will assist you in organizing your registration and stay in Mexico City.

Accommodation

More information on accommodation will follow shortly.

Badges

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

Conference materials can be obtained upon arrival at meeting room starting at 8:30AM on 30 August 2018.

 

Conference language

The official conference language is Spanish.

 

Disclaimer

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.

 

Media representation

For rates and conditions, please visit the website of XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018.

 

Meeting venue

The meeting will be held at:

Hotel Crowne Plaza WTC

Dakota 95, Nápoles

03810 Ciudad de México

Phone: 52-55-11641164
E-mail:
macevedo@hoteldemexico.com

 

Internet access

Information on internet access in the venue will follow shortly.

 

Payment and procedure of on-line registration

Registration is done through XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018. 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.

 

Related meetings

The Mexican HIV Clinical Forum will take place on 30 August 2018, as part of the XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018. For more information, please visit the website.

Contact

Inquiries

For any inquiries or questions, please contact Virology Education at info@virology-education.com or call +31 (0)30 230 7140. You can also contact us by filling out the contact form.

Lena Hartandi-Niesen

Project Manager

lena@vironet.com

Vanessa Reuter

Logistical Manager

vanessa@vironet.com

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