Today on #HumanRightsDay we have chance to once again direct our energy toward our collective hope for an #AIDS-Free world #JulioMontaner 22 hours ago
RT @NAT_AIDS_Trust: We believe respect for Human Rights is key to both meeting the needs of people living with HIV + stopping the spread of… 22 hours ago
RT @aidsmap: Quick link for our free webinar on #HIV treatment as prevention perspectives in Europe - today at 1pm, UK time: https://t.co/z… 1 day ago
Treatment as Prevention is an HIV prevention strategy pioneered by Dr. Julio Montaner and his team at the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE).
The concept that antiretroviral therapy (ART) can impact HIV transmission has been under consideration since ART first emerged in the 80’s. While it has been clear that biologically ART can decrease HIV transmission, there has been a longstanding concern this effect could be overwhelmed by increased risk behaviors, commonly referred as behavioral disinhibition, risk overcompensation or therapeutic optimism.
Vancouver has been selected to host the 8th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2015).