19th ICASA | 4 - 9 DEC 2017 | ABIDJAN | CÔTE D'IVOIRE
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AIDS AND STIs IN AFRICA
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Conference Programme

Plenaries

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Thematic
Plenary 1 ENDING TB: IS IT ACHIEVABLE?
Plenary 2 HIV CURE & VACCINE; WHERE ARE WE?
Plenary 3 ART OPTIMIZATION AND THE THREAT OF RESISTANCE
Plenary 4 UNLOCKING THE TREATMENT CASCADE FOR CHILDREN
Plenary 5 FROM PMTCT/HIV TO PMTCT/HBV, LESSONS LEARNED

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Thematic
Plenary 1 SUSTAINABLE FUNDING, DOMESTIC FINANCING, ENDING  AIDS
enary 2 KNOWLEDGE IN ACTION FOR FAST TRACKING AFRICAN RESPONSE
Plenary 3 YOUTH INVOLVEMENT IN FAST TRACKING AN END OF AIDS; CHALLENGES, YOUTH LEADERSHIP, RECOGNIZING THE ROLES OF YOUTH
Plenary 4 THE UNFINISHED BUSINESS OF AIDS; WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP
Plenary 5 ADDRESSING STRUCTURAL CHANGES FOR SUSTAINABLE INTERGRATION

COMMUNITY PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Thematic
Plenary 1 STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION: A STRUCTURAL BARRIER TO ACCESS TO SERVICES AND RIGHTS
Plenary 2 KEY POPULATIONS: KEY FOR ENDING AIDS
Plenary 3 PROMOTE INNOVATIVE AND SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT FOR CIVIL SOCIETY ENGAGEMENT
Plenary 4 YOUNG ADOLESCENTS, WOMEN AND GIRLS: THE HIDDEN FACE OF THE EPIDEMIC
Plenary 5 INSTITUTIONAL COMMUNITY EXPERTISE FOR BETTER ACCESS TO SERVICES

 

Monday– Opening (4 December 2017)
Dr. Ahmed Ihab President, The Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA), Conference Chair Egypt “Welcome Address”Dr. Raymonde Coffie Goudou Minister of health Ministry of Health & Public Hygiene, Conference Co-Chair Côte d’Ivoire “Welcome Address”
Tuesday (5 December 2017)
  1. ADDRESSING STRUCTURAL CHANGES FOR SUSTAINABLE INTEGRATION
    – AMBASSADOR DEBORAH BIRX
  2. HIV CURE & VACCINE: WHERE ARE WE?
    – PROF. STEVEN DEEKS
  3. KEY POPULATIONS: KEY FOR ENDING AIDS
    – MR. KENE ESOM
Wednesday (6 December 2017)
  1. FROM PMTCT/HIV TO PMTCT/HBV: LESSONS LEARNED
    – DR. FRANK LULE
  2. KNOWLEDGE IN ACTION FOR FAST TRACKING THE AFRICAN RESPONSE
    – DR. PAKISHE AARON MOTSOALEDI
  3. INSTITUTIONAL COMMUNITY EXPERTISE FOR BETTER ACCESS TO SERVICES
    – DR. JOANNE LIU
Thursday (7 December 2017)
  1. THE UNFINISHED BUSINESS OF AIDS – WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP
    – SON EXCELLENCE MME DOMINIQUE FOLLOROUX – OUATTARA
  2. UNLOCKING THE TREATMENT CASCADE FOR CHILDREN
    – DR. FAUSTIN KITETELE
  3. STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION: A STRUCTURAL BARRIER TO ACCESS TO SERVICES AND RIGHTS
    – DR. OFFIA-COULIBALY MADIARRA
Friday (8 December 2017)
  1. ENDING TB: IS IT ACHIEVABLE?
    – PROF. DOMOUA KOUAO MEDARD SERGE
  2. YOUNG ADOLESCENTS, WOMEN AND GIRLS: THE HIDDEN FACE OF THE EPIDEMIC
    – MISS. LILLIAN MWOREKO
  3. YOUTH INVOLVEMENT IN FAST TRACKING THE END OF AIDS – CHALLENGES, LEADERSHIP, RECOGNIZING THE ROLES OF YOUTH
    – MS. ANITA AKUMIAH
Saturday (9 December 2017)
  1. PROMOTE INNOVATIVE AND SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT FOR CIVIL SOCIETY ENGAGEMENT
    – DR. MARIJKE WIJNROKS
  2. ART OPTIMIZATION AND THE THREAT OF RESISTANCE
    – DR. PATRICIA A. AGABA
  3. SUSTAINABLE FUNDING, DOMESTIC FINANCING, ENDING AIDS
    – SON EXCELLENCE MME AMIRA ELFADIL

 

 

 

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