The AIDS 2012 Rectal Road Map put together by IRMA - International Rectal Microbicide Advocates - is a quick guide to rectal microbicide-related research and advocacy content + other selected sessions of interest at the upcoming International AIDS Conference in Washington, DC.
The AIDS 2012 Rectal Road Map o This is your quick guide to rectal microbicide-related research and advocacy content + other selected sessions of interest (forgive us for any omissions – they were unintentional.) Please use it to plan your conference agenda – with a rectal lens. o Sessions directly connected to IRMA will be noted with o Please visit IRMA and partners in the Global Village at Booth #637 – devoted to all new prevention technologies. If you would like to volunteer at our booth, contact Jim Pickett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday July 22nd 2012 11:15 – 13:15 Satellite: New Frontiers in NIH AIDS Research Session Room 6 Satellite: From Revolution to Reality: How Will New Science Impact the U.S. National HIV/AIDS Strategy? Mini Room 4 13:30 – 15:30 Satellite: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention: Maximizing Success Mini Room 9 Satellite: No ‘Getting to Zero’ without Scale-Up of Stigma Reduction Session Room 8 15:45 – 17:45 Satellite: Rectal Microbicides: Making HIV Prevention Gel Mini Room 8
Monday July 23rd 2012 7:00 – 8:30 Satellite: Research for New HIV/AIDS Prevention Technologies: Community Perspectives Mini Room 8 12:30 – 14:30 Poster Exhibition: High prevalence of rectal Chlamydia trachomatis, rectal Neisseria gonorrhea and HIV infection among men who have sex with men in Columbus, Ohio MOPE286 Poster Exhibition: Africa needs rectal microbicides too: Strategies to ensure Africa is on the rectal microbicide research and advocacy map MOPE582 Poster Exhibition: How men and women view a potential microbicide: Implications for marketing in south and east Africa MOPE356 18:30 – 20:30 Satellite: Getting Real About Getting to the End of AIDS Session Room 2
Tuesday July 24th 2012 10:30 – 12:00 Session: On The Map: Ensuring Africas Place in Rectal Microbicide Research and Advocacy MSM Networking Zone - Global Village 11:00 – 12:30 Scientific Interactive Program: Implementing Pre-exposure Prophylaxis: Current Progress and Future Challenges Mini Room 2 12:30 – 14:30 Poster Exhibition: Model projections of the population-level impact, on HIV and herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) and cost-effectiveness of tenofovir gel, an antiretroviral microbicide TUPE214 Poster Exhibition: Rectal gonorrhoea as a lead indicator of HIV trends TUPE134
Poster Exhibition: Flawed decisions: condoms, lubricant and HIV status among Indonesian MSM TUPE550 Poster Exhibition: Sometimes its painful: Painful anal intercourse and sexual decision making among black men who have sex with men in South African townships TUPE516 Poster Exhibition: Findings from a global internet survey on rectal douching patterns for anal intercourse TUPE131 Poster Exhibition: Adherence to topical microbicides and oral pre-exposure prophylactic HIV preventative treatments: what are the barriers and how are they addressed? TUPE079 13:00 –14:00 Oral Poster Discussion: Drugs, Sex and HIV Mini Room 10
Oral Poster Discussion: Use of Rapid HIV Home Test to Screen Potential Sexual Partners Prevents HIV Exposure High-Risk Sample of MSM TUPDC0304 14:00 –16:00 Networking Session Join IRMA and Project ARM to network and learn about our new priority action called GLAM – Global Lube Access Mobilisation… And Lube! Global Village Booth #637 16:30 – 18:00 Symposia Session: The Lancet 2012 Special Theme Series: Men Who Have Sex With Men and HIV Session Room 1 18:30 – 20:30 Satellite: Microbicides: The Road Ahead Mini Room 2
Wednesday July 25th 2012 10:30 – 12:00 Event: Is it “Celebration Time”? What needs to happen for MSM to make the of ARV-based prevention (PrEP, rectal microbicides and treatment as prevention) around the world MSM Networking Zone – Global Village 12:30 – 14:30 Poster Exhibition: Lubricant use among men who have sex with men and transgender persons reporting having anal intercourse and willingness to participate in future rectal microbicide trial in northern Thailand. WEPE281 Poster Exhibition: Advancing an implementation science of rectal microbicides: the social ecology of rectal microbicide acceptability among men who have sex with men (MSM) and transwomen in Thailand WEPE280 13:00 – 14:00 Special Session: Microbicides and PrEP: Back to Basics Session Room 3
Thursday July 26th 2012 17:00 – 18:30 Session: Beyond Consultation: African MSM Community in the UK Informing Healthcare Design and Implementation Session 19 18:30 – 20:30 Satellite: Health Sector Partnerships: Creating local Clinical Service Networks for MSM in Diverse Global Settings Session Room 4 Satellite: Choice Matters: Expanding the Method of Mix of ARV-Based Prevention for Women in 2012 and Beyond Mini Room 7