11th IAS Conference on HIV Science
Juli 18 - 21, 2021
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Join us on July 18 at 4:00 pm CEST / 10:00 am EDT on Channel 4 to hear from our featured speakers as they present HIV Patient Management with Competing Priorities of COVID pandemic in LMIC: Country Program Examples and Current Research for Patient Immune Monitoring.
During this in-depth presentation, we will share how HIV patient management and laboratory medicine have been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in LMIC. The degree of disruptions depends upon the country and program. Many hospitals and clinical laboratories were able meet these challenges head-on and pivot to meet patient and community needs.
Our satellite session will focus on the shifting priorities for hospitals and clinical laboratories in the context of COVID-19 testing, HIV patient management and immune monitoring. That session will feature 3 speakers who treat HIV patients in LMIC as well as develop and implement diagnostic testing.
- Dr. Lucia Hans, Senior Pathologist at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, South Africa
- Dr. Teresea Rossouw, Associate Professor in the Departments of Family Medicine and Medical Immunology at the University of Pretoria, South Africa
- Dr. Roy Spijkerman, University Medical Center Utrecht, Netherlands
- Andreas Boehmler, Senior Global Marketing Manager at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences