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HIV in Europe 2007 – Working together for optimal testing and earlier care, Brussels

HIV in Europe 2007 was the first conference gathering influential HIV stakeholders from European and Central Asian countries including advocates, clinicians and public health professionals/ policymakers. The more than 300 delegates came from all 27 EU member states, and the WHO Europe region.

Conference Report is available here  

Opening of the conference


  Srdan Matic, Jens Lundgren Ton Coenen, Jeffrey V. Lazarus
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Plenary session 1


  HIV in Europe: Epidemiological data, Francoise Hamers 
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  download the presentation: HIV in Europe: Epidemiological data, Francoise Hamers


Plenary session 2

Diagnosed and undiagnosed HIV in Europe: where we are and what we should aim for, Andrew Phillips   >> view the video

Plenary session 3


HIV in Europe: how are we as a continent dealing with the virus – a multi-country analysis, Richard Coker
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  download the presentation: Testing times: Unmet need in testing, treatment, and care for HIV/AIDS in Europe, Richard Coker

Plenary session 4

Optimal testing and earlier care: the patient’s and people’s perspective, Ton Coenen, Bernard Forbes, Gennady Roshchupkin, Ibidun Fakoya, Galina Musat
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Plenary session 5

Getting people into care: Working Together to bring policy, clinical practice and patient support to bear on affecting change in Europe, Jeffrey V. Lazarus, José Gatell, Nikos Dedes, Henrique Barros
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Clinical review of EACS indicator disease guidance document

Jens Lundgren, Brian Gazzard, Nathan Clumeck, Antonella D’Arminio Monforte   >> view the video

Plenary session 6

Consideration of testing as a route to improved patient outcomes, Jose Zuniga, Kevin Fenton, Ken Mayer, Jens Lundgren, Brian Gazzard, Nathan Clumeck, A. D’Arminio Monforte

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  download the presentation: One Nation’s Approach: Routine testing in the United States, Kevin Fenton, Ken Mayer

  download the presentation: Another approach: The case for European guidance, Brian Gazzard Nathan Clumeck, Antonella D’Arminio Monforte

Plenary session 7

Current issues around testing, Jeff Lazarus, Matthew Weait, John de Wit, Iris Shiripinda, Lucas Wiessing

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  download the presentation: Criminal Law: Implications of HIV Testing, Matthew Weait
  download the presentation: To test or not to test:A psychosocial perspective of HIV testing, John B.F. de Wit
  download the presentation: HIV testing and migrant populations: Silence and fear in an expanding Europe, Iris Shiripinda
  download the presentation: Testing and injecting drug users: Challenges and approaches to effective testing, Lucas Wiessing

Plenary session 8 and Conference Closing

Hope for the future: Europe working together in HIV, Ton Coenen, Jens Lundgren, Raminta Stuikyte, Henrik Arildsen, Simon Barton, Hans-J. Stellbrink, Brian Tjugum, Andrew Amato-Gauci, Georgs Andrejevs, Srdan Matic

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  download the presentation: Conference Closing, Srdan Matic, Jens Lundgren, Ton Coenen
 Call for proposals!
Friday, April 29, 2016
In line with the objectives of HiE, the HiE Steering Committee (SC) has decided to commission the development of a status document in order to get an overview of the current initiatives on monitoring and evaluation of HIV testing in Europe. Read the full call for proposals here and submit your application by 3 June 2016.

 2015 ETW Evaluation
Monday, April 25, 2016

The 2015 ETW evaluation material is here! This year we have developed slides and a two-pager that can be used and distributed as you see fit, happy reading.

 ETW 2015 results presented in Atlanta, Georgia
Tuesday, March 29, 2016

ETW 2015 results were presented as a poster at the 2016 HIV Diagnostics Conference on 23 March in Atlanta, Georgia. The poster showed an increase in HIV testing during ETW and type of test used. Read more here.

 HepHIV 2017 Malta Conference
Monday, January 25, 2016

HIV in Europe, in collaboration with European stakeholders, is pleased to announce the 2nd HepHIV conference:

HepHIV 2017 Malta Conference, 31 January - 2 February 2017 

More details will be available soon, but for now please mark your calendars. You can also follow news and updates on Twitter by following the conference hashtag #HepHIV2017

 Hver anden med hiv-smitte overses på hospitaler
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Ny undersøgelse viser, at mange europæiske hospitaler ikke tilbyder rutinemæssige hiv-test til patienter, der kunne være i en risiko for at have hiv. Især i Nordeuropa kunne mange udiagnosticerede HIV-patienter opdages, hvis test var mere udbredte i sundhedssystemet. Læs mere.

 European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week 2015 starts today
Friday, November 20, 2015
Some 400 organisations Europe-wide are hosting activities to increase awareness of the benefits of HIV and hepatitis testing. Find out more.

 Auditing HIV Testing Rates across Europe: Results from the HIDES 2 Study.
Monday, November 16, 2015

New publication with results from the HIDES 2 Study. Read the abstract here


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