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CROI 2022

This year’s annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) took place virtually from February 12-24. This forum offered the latest from research on HIV, tuberculosis (TB), hepatitis (HEP) and now also featured findings from COVID-19 studies.

Follow Along

Conference coverage came from aidsmap, AVAC on Twitter: @hivpxresearch, and via the conference hashtag: #CROI2022. AVAC also produced two roundups (week 1, week 2).

Previewing CROI

CROI’s Community Liaison Subcommittee (CLS), AVAC & EATG hosted a preview of CROI for global advocates to explore some of the key research on the program, get tips for how to get the most out of the conference, and learn where and how to stay connected. Here is a link to the recording.

Daily Research Updates at the Margarita Breakfast Club

February 14-24
The Margarita Breakfast Clubs (MBCs) were one-hour Zooms that provide an intimate setting for dialogue between researchers and community advocates on the hottest #CROI2022 science being presented this year. These sessions were open to anyone and are made possible through a collaboration including the CROI Community Liaison Subcommittee, AVAC, EATG and other groups.

  • Topic: From Long to Longer – How New ARVs are Rewriting the Script for HIV Prevention and Treatment
    Date: Monday, February 14

    Speaker: Dr. Chloe Orkin
    Moderators: Ntando Yola and Jim Pickett
    Watch the recording / Session recap
  • Topic: River Deep, Mountain High: Pathways Toward a Cure for HIV
    Date: Wednesday, February 16

    Speakers: Dr. Katharine Bar and Moses Supercharger
    Moderators: Danielle Campbell and Michael Louella
    Watch the recording / Session recap
  • Topic: Aging with HIV – Frailty, Comorbidities and a Call to Action
    Date: Tuesday, February 22

    Speakers: Dr. Kristine Erlandson and Jules Levin
    Moderator: Jeff Taylor
    Watch the recording / Session recap
  • Topic: Rings and Injectable Things: Moving from options to choices for HIV prevention in cisgender women
    Date: Wednesday, February 23

    Speakers: Drs. Sinead Delany-Moretlwe and Kenneth Ngure
    Moderator: Danielle Campbell and Breanne Lesnar
    Watch the recording / Session recap
  • Topic: Long COVID – What We Know, What We Need to Know, and What We Need to Do
    Date: Thursday February 24

    Speakers: Dr. Steve Deeks and JD Davids
    Moderator: Michael Louella
    Watch the recording / Session recap

CROI 2022 Conference Materials