BHIVA Autumn Conference Presentations - Thursday 14th November 2013

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Click here to view presentations from the 6th Annual BHIVA Conference for the Management of HIV/Hepatitis Co-infection in collaboration with BASL and BVHG.

Welcome Address by the Chair of the British HIV Association

Dr David Asboe, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

BHIVA Invited Lecture 1

The resurgent global HIV epidemic in men who have sex with men (MSM)
Professor Kevin Fenton, Public Health England

BHIVA Guidelines Session

Treatment of HIV-1-positive adults with antiretroviral therapy
Dr Duncan Churchill, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton

When to start ARV treatment: why the difference in guideline recommendations?
Professor Caroline Sabin, University College London

App software for BHIVA Guidelines
Dr Simon Edwards, University College London Medical School

BHIVA Foundation Lecture

Microbial translocation and its role in HIV and viral hepatitis
Dr Daniel Douek, Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Clinico-pathological SpR case presentations

A difficult diagnosis of AKI in HIV
Dr Daniel Hughes, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

A case of Kaposi's
Dr Pavithra Natarajan, Royal Liverpool University Hospital

A dirty hit?
Dr Jonathan Underwood, Imperial College London

BHIVA Plenary Session 1

Advances in the diagnosis and management of CNS opportunistic infections
Professor Tom Solomon, University of Liverpool

Safety of antiretrovirals in pregnancy
Dr Annemiek de Ruiter, St Thomas' Hospital, London

BHIVA Audit Session

HIV partner notification: findings of the Joint BHIVA/BASHH audit
Dr Michael Rayment, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

BHIVA Invited Lecture 2

Measuring and improving quality of care
Dr Charlotte Hopkins, Whipps Cross University Hospital, London

BHIVA is grateful for an educational grant in support of this lecture from MSD Ltd.

BHIVA Community Symposium
Generic antiretrovirals: what will they mean for patients and HIV services?


Patient perspective
Mr Damian Kelly, UK-Community Advisory Board (UK-CAB)

Overseas clinician's perspective
Dr Ceppie Merry, St James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

UK clinician's perspective
Dr Marta Boffito, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

Commissioner's perspective
Mr Peter Sharott, NHS England

BHIVA Virtual Clinic: ART resistance conundrums

Transmitted multi-drug resistance: considerations and options
Dr Maria Tsakiroglou, University of Liverpool

A chain reaction
Dr Nurul Huda Mohamad Fadzillah, Royal Liverpool University Hospital

A case of drug–drug interactions
Dr Miriam Samuel, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London

Expert Panel
Professor Pat Cane, Public Health England
Professor Saye Khoo, University of Liverpool
Dr Nicola Mackie, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London
Dr Steve Taylor, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital