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!
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,
Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición, Mexico
THURSDAY 30 AUGUST 2018
09.05h HIV integrase Inhibitors: A novel mechanisms of action
Francisco Flores Murrieta, PhD - Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, Mexico
09.45h Resistance Characteristics of the Integrase Inhibitors
Jonathan Schapiro, MD - Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Ghan, Israel
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
11.40h Clinical Update on Integrase Inhibitors: Recent Data
Pablo Tebas, MD - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
12.20h Clinical case presentation
Mauro Schechter, MD, PhD - Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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
14.40h Integrase Inhibitors in Women and Pediatrics
Alberto Chaparro-Sánchez, MD - Imss Hospital Infectologia La Raza, Mexico City, Mexico
15.20h Clinical case presentation
Santiago Pérez Patrigeon, PhD - Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición, Mexico City, Mexico
15.40h Closing remarks
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
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.
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.
We trust that the following information (in alphabetical order) will assist you in organizing your registration and stay in Mexico City.
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 8:30AM on 30 August 2018.
The official conference language is Spanish.
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 XX Simposio Internacional Sobre VIH SIDA 2018.
The meeting will be held at:
Hotel Crowne Plaza WTC
Dakota 95, Nápoles
03810 Ciudad de México
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.
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.
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.