Evaluation & Update of the ECDC HIV Testing Guidance

Project Period
2015-2016

Summary
Evaluation of the ECDC HIV Testing Guidance

In 2015, ECDC commissioned an evaluation of the ECDC guidance on HIV testing: increasing uptake and effectiveness in the European Union published in December 2010 which HIV in Europe was contracted to do. The aim of the evaluation was to review the impact of the ECDC 2010 guidance and to assess the current need for ECDC HIV testing guidance in the EU/EEA. The report was published in November 2016 and can be accessed here

Presentations/Publications
HIV testing in Europe: Evaluating the impact, added value, relevance and usability of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)’s 2010 HIV testing guidance
Sullivan AK,Sperle I,Raben D,Amato-Gauci AJ, Lundgren JD, Yazdanpanah Y, Jakobsen SF,Tavoschi L
Eurosurveillance 2017;22(48)

ESCAIDE, 28-30 November 2016, Stockholm, Sweden:
Oral presentation: Evaluating impact, added value, relevance and usability of ECDC’s 2010 HIV testing guidance

Main Partners
B Gazzard, A Sullivan, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
S Finne Jakobsen, J Lundgren, D Raben, I Sperle, CHIP, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark 
A Amato-Gauci, L Tavoschi, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden
Y Yazdanpanah, INSERM, Paris, France


COORDINATION SECRETARIAT


Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen
CHIP, Department of Infectious Diseases
Section 2100, Finsencentret
Blegdamsvej 9
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø
Denmark
Tel: +45 35 45 57 57
Fax: +45 35 45 57 58
Email: hie.rigshospitalet@regionh.dk

ADVOCACY SECRETARIAT


Ann Isabelle von Lingen, Policy Officer
European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG)
Place Raymond Blyckaerts, 13
B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Tel 32 2 626 96 41
M+32 491348317
Fax 32 2 644 33 07
annisabelle.vonlingen@eatg.org