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Preliminary programme of the 11th Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, Prevention and Treatment

08:00 Registration

Opening remarks
09:00-09:10 Opening and welcome Prof. Peter Reiss (SHM; AIGHD; AMC-UvA, Amsterdam)

Session 1: Prevention
Chairs:  to be confirmed
09:10-09:40 Plenary: Ending the HIV epidemic in New York: lessons from New Amsterdam Dr. Demetre Daskalakis (New York City Dept. Health & Mental Hygiene, NY, USA)
09:40-10:20 Oral abstract presentations
10:20-10:30 General discussion
10:30-11:00 Refreshment break & poster viewing

Session 2: Epidemiology
Chairs:  to be confirmed
11:00-11:20 The HIV epidemic in the Netherlands: an update Prof. Peter Reiss (Stichting HIV Monitoring; AIGHD; AMC-UvA)
11:00-11:20 Plenary: HIV-related issues in people with a migrant background Prof. Julia Del Amo (Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain)
11:50-12:30 Oral abstract presentations
12:30-12:40 General discussion
12:40-13:50 Lunch & poster viewing

Session 3: Pathogenesis
Chairs:  to be confirmed
13:50-14:20 Plenary: How HIV infiltrates our immune system and lessons on how to strike back Prof. Theo Geijtenbeen (AMC-UvA, Amsterdam)
14:20-15:00 Oral abstract presentations
15:00-15:10 General discussion
14:10-15:40 Refreshment break & poster viewing

Session 4: Treatment
Chairs:  to be confirmed
15:40-16:10 Plenary: Long acting formulations for HIV treatment and prevention Prof. Daniel Kuritzkes (Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA)
16:10-16:50 Oral abstract presentations
16:50-17:00 General discussion

17:00-17:15 Closing & presentation of Joep Lange & Jacqueline van Tongeren Junior Investigator’s Award Prof. Peter Reiss (SHM; AIGHD; AMC-UvA)
17:15 Drinks