CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: 6 JULY 2020
The Rio de Janeiro HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment is scheduled to take place as a virtual forum meeting on 6 November.
To keep the meeting accessible to all our participants, virtual participants can attend plenary sessions and roundtable discussions during the day of the meeting. The dates for the main conference: INFECTO Rio 2020 have been rescheduled to 6-8 November.
We are available to answer any questions that you may have about your participation at the Rio de Janeiro HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment. For more information, please contact Mr. Jesper Niesen at Jesper@vironet.com.
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RIO DE JANEIRO HIV CLINICAL FORUM 2020: OPTIMIZING TREATMENT
The Rio de Janeiro HIV Clinical Forum 2020: Optimizing Treatment provides challenging plenary lectures (in Portuguese 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 Brazil. The program includes clinical case presentations to discuss real-life challenges.
This forum meeting is scheduled as an official pre-conference to INFECTO Rio 2020 which is in line with the schedule and program of the conference to easier access the virtual components as a healthcare professional.
This program will feature challenging plenary lectures followed by ample time for Q&A and debate, stimulating interaction, and the sharing of knowledge within the HIV-treating community.
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.
Furthermore, the HIV Clinical Forum provides an educational setting where healthcare professionals can acquire specific skills that will enhance their capabilities to interpret research results and even develop new research projects.
MONDAY, 6 NOVEMBER 2020
SESSION 1 | Optimal Use of INSTIs in the Clinic
Welcome, Introductions and Goals
INSTIs Resistance and Relevance for Clinical Use
Treatment With 3TC + DTG: Any Missing Gaps?
The Role of INSTIs in the Salvage Therapy
Long-Acting Drugs for PrEP
Roundtable Discussion and Q/A With Speakers From Session 1
SESSION 2 | Special Groups on ARV Treatment
INSTIs Use in Tuberculosis Co-Infection
INSTIs and Pregnancy
Clinical Case Presentation: Pregnancy
Roundtable Discussion and Q/A With Speakers From Session 2
SESSION 3 | Side Effects Related to INSTIs
Weight Gain: What We Know and How to Manage
Comparative Side Effects Between Distinct Integrase Inhibitors and Integrase Inhibitors Containing Regimens
Clinical Case Presentation: Side Effects
Roundtable Discussion and Q/A With Speakers From Session 3
Closure Session 3 and Program
For more information on the meeting and on how to register, please visit the INFECTO Rio 2020 website here.
Register now for the
Rio de Janeiro HIV Clinical Forum 2020
Virtual Meeting | 6 November
Please note: this is a virtual forum meeting. To access this workshop, you must register online!
The Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro HIV Clinical Forum: 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 the 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 Portuguese 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 organized by INFECTO Rio 2020. For more information including registration fees, visit their website here. Registration is free of charge to all healthcare practitioners. For any other questions, please contact the Organizing Secretariat e-mail: Jesper@vironet.com.
For any inquiries or questions, please contact Virology Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +31 (0)30 230 7146. You can also contact us by filling out the contact form.