IAS Conference on HIV Science

MEASURE Evaluation experts will attend IAS 2019 to share project work through a satellite session, posters, and exhibition booth.

ias-2019.pngThe 10th International AIDS Society (IAS) Conference on HIV Science – known as IAS 2019 – will take place July 21-24, 2019 in Mexico City, Mexico. This biennial conference presents the critical advances in basic, clinical, and operational research that moves science into policy and practice.

MEASURE Evaluation experts will attend IAS 2019 to share project work through a satellite session, posters, and an exhibition booth. The following sessions and posters will be presented at the conference.

Satellite Session

Measuring what counts: Maximizing the use of health information to speed country progress towards 95-95-95 (Sunday, July 21, 12:30-14:30 at Casa Montejo 1)
At IAS 2019, MEASURE Evaluation is presenting examples of work with country partners to strengthen information systems to achieve more equitable provision of HIV services, especially for the most vulnerable populations. The project has worked in PEPFAR priority countries to ensure efficient collection and use of information to improve program performance and assist countries to progress towards 95-95-95 targets. This session offers innovative methods and advancements in coverage and quality of routine data to inform decisions on HIV service provision. Audience members will participate in an interactive activity to explore next steps in advancing information systems to meet the goals of 95-95-95.

Posters

Promising shifts in HIV risk factors and service uptake among young men in Eswatini
Authors: A. Gottert, J. Pulerwitz, L. Apicella, Z. Reynolds, S. Patel, B. Lukhele, P. Shabangu, N. Dlamini, M. Dlamini, M. Nkhambule, S. Mathur

Using knowledge exchange platforms with quality improvement (QI) approaches in the Partnership of HIV-Free Survival to improve prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV services in sub-Saharan Africa
Authors: E. Bobrow, H. Davis, A. Munson, D. Hales

Results from an impact evaluation of a school-based sexuality and HIV prevention education activity in South Africa
Authors: I. Speizer, K. Xiong, M. Mandal, N. Makina, A. Hattori, D. Durno, A. Beke

When Jul 21, 2019 08:00 AM to
Jul 24, 2019 05:00 PM
Where Mexico City, Mexico
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