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IAS 2017 – HIV Community Forum

Last month, NAM aidsmap hosted an HIV Community Forum in London to share information on HIV treatment and prevention from IAS 2017 which took place in Paris in July.

The forum speakers included Dr Tristan Barber from Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, and Memory Sachikonye from the UK Community Advisory Board (UK-CAB).

IAS 2017 – HIV Community Forum

Last month, NAM aidsmap hosted an HIV Community Forum in London to share information on HIV treatment and prevention from IAS 2017 which took place in Paris in July.

The forum speakers included Dr Tristan Barber from Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, and Memory Sachikonye from the UK Community Advisory Board (UK-CAB).

EUROBulletin: September 2017

The September edition of the Sexual Health & HIV Policy EUROBulletin is now available online.

This quarterly bulletin aims to provide information about policies, guidance, research and emerging issues in sexual and reproductive healthcare, HIV treatment and care, prevention and sexual health promotion in Europe.

Barriers to HIV testing & treatment

OptTEST is a three-year EU-funded programme, with the aim of reducing late HIV diagnosis and increasing access to treatment and care once people are diagnosed.

We spoke with Lisa Power about the advocacy toolkit she produced for the project and the research that underpins it.

How to get PrEP in the UK

We've recently updated our factsheet on how to get pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in the UK to include information on the recent decisions on PrEP provision in England, Wales and Scotland. It includes information on buying PrEP online and the tests you should have before you start taking PrEP.

HIV and gay men

What is going on in gay men's lives when they acquire HIV? 

In a new study, gay men in England who have recently become HIV positive describe a complex mix of personal and social factors which may have contributed to risk behaviour and their HIV infection.

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap
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