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New York State 2016 HIV Cure Symposium: Connecting Research to Clinical Practice

This full day symposium will focus on progress being made in HIV cure research. It will highlight (1) research to improve stem cell transplants; (2) gene editing technology; (3) advances in immune modulators and latency reversing agents; (4) ethical concerns related to treatment interruption and patient risk; and (5) policy barriers.

At the conclusion of the symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Increase capacity of medical providers to discuss HIV cure research with patients
  • Summarize barriers of conducting HIV cure research in NY State and identify strategies to remove those barriers
  • Examine the place of HIV cure in the HIV care continuum

This symposium is restricted to New York State clinical providers, such as physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, dentists, and pharmacists. Space will be limited!

New York University Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

For More Information:
Contact Sainabou Jobe at sjobe@chpnet.org or 212-523-7284.