SALVADOR

HIV CLINICAL FORUM

SALVADOR, BRAZIL     29 AUGUST 2019

Part of 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados

THE SALVADOR HIV CLINICAL FORUM: INTEGRASE INHIBITORS will be organized again this year as part of the 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados!

 

This state-of-the-art program provides challenging plenary lectures (in Portuguese and English) followed by ample time for Q&A and debate, stimulating interaction in order to share knowledge within the HIV treating community in Brazil. 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

Carlos Brites

MD, PhD

Universidade Federal da Bahia,

Brazil

Register for the

Brazilian HIV Clinical Forum

Salvador

29 August 2019

Wish | Hotel da Bahia

Salvador/BA

 
PROGRAM

THURSDAY 29 AUGUST 2019

09.15h    Resistance to INSTIs and how resistance impacts treatment choices

               Charles Boucher, MD, PhD - Erasmus Medical Center, The Netherlands

09.40h    Pharmacology considerations when choosing INSTIs

               David Back, PhD - University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

10.05h    Toxicity considerations when choosing INSTIs

               Ian Frank, MD - University of Pennsylvania, United States

10.30h    Discussion

10.45h    Coffee break

Session 2 Optimal Use of INSTIs in the Clinic

11.15h    Role of INSTIs in HIV prevention

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

11.40h    Experience with Dolutegravir in first line in Brazil

               Ricardo Diaz, MD - Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

12.05h    Switching to INSTs based treatment in viral suppressed patients

               Ian Frank, MD - University of Pennsylvania, United States

12.30h    Clinical Case 

               Fabianna Bahia, MD, PhD - Universitary Hospital Professor Edgard Santos, Brazil

12.45h    Discussion 

12.55h    Evaluation Morning Program

13.00h    Lunch 

Session 3 INSTI use in special populations

14.00h    INSTIs use in women at child-bearing age - NTD risks

               Isabella Nóbrega, MD - Centro Especializado Em Diagnostico, Assistencia E Pesquisa, Brazil

14.40h    INSTIs use in pediatrics 

               Jorge Pinto, MD - Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil

15.05h    Treatment options for HIV-TB coinfection 

               Carlos Brites, MD - Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil

15.30h    Discussion 

16.00h    Coffee break

Session 4 HIV Therapy in the near future

16.30h    Time to change the paradigm - 2 vs 3 drugs

               Estevão Nunes, MD - Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil

16.55h    Long Acting ARV - Drugs & Delivery systems

               David Back, PhD - University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

17.20h    Discussion

17.35h    Evaluation Afternoon Program

17.45h    Closure

09.00h    Opening of the meeting

Session 1 Integrase Inhibitor Characteristics

 
REGISTRATION FEES

 

For more information on the meeting and on how to register, please go to the 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados website.

 
SUPPORT

This program has been made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from ViiV Healthcare

MEETING PARTNERS
 
PRACTICAL INFORMATION

 

Practical Information

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

Accommodation

Accommodation will be offered at:

Wish Hotel da Bahia

Avenida Sete de Setembro 1537,

Salvador, Bahia, 40080-001, Brasil

To book your accommodation, please click here.

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 at the Registration Desk. More information and details will be provided to you by Eventus System.

Check out their website to get the latest information.

 

Conference language

The official conference languages are English and Portuguese (simultaneous translation will be provided).

 

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 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados.

 

Meeting venue

The meeting will be held at:

Wish Hotel da Bahia

Avenida Sete de Setembro 1537,

Salvador, Bahia, 40080-001, Brasil

Phone: (71) 3021 6700
E-mail:
reservas@wishhoteldabahia.com

 

Internet access

Wifi will be available at the meeting venue. Login and access codes will be provided onsite.

 

Payment and procedure of on-line registration

Registration is done through 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados. 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 Brazilian HIV Clinical Forum will take place on 29 August 2019, as part of the 9º Congresso Brasileiro sobre HIV-Aids e Vírus Relacionados. 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.

Inna Prokopenko

Project Manager

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