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WAD programme from BHIVA and ITN Productions Industry News

Tuesday 24 November 2020

The British HIV Association (BHIVA) and ITN Productions are launching a bespoke news-style co-production for World Aids Day 2020 and beyond to go live on World AIDS Day, 1 December, 2020.

Anchored by ITN Productions Industry News presenter Alice Beer, "Health and HIV" focuses on the trailblazers in HIV healthcare and the community, featuring informative content, ranging from raising awareness of HIV prevention methods to analysis of effective HIV treatments, transformative research and challenging stigma.

The programme will include contributions from the HIV Commission, a focus on Women and HIV, a special report on a project in Kenya led by community-based organisation AfricAid and will also explore the impact of ageing and stigma on people living with HIV.

"Health and HIV” will be streamed live on World Aids Day, 1 December 2020, at 6pm on BHIVA’s Twitter channel and will be available after the event on demand here: www.bhiva.org/world-AIDS-day-2020

For a preview see the trailer below:


"Health and HIV" will feature news items, interviews and sponsored editorial profiles from the following organisations: AfricAid, the British HIV Association, Gilead Sciences, the HIV Commission, Hologic, Intec Products Inc, OraSure Technologies and ViiV Healthcare.


For further information please contact Jo Josh at jo@commsbiz.com or +44 (0)7306 391875.


About the British HIV Association (BHIVA)
BHIVA is the leading UK association representing professionals in HIV care. Since 1995, it has been committed to providing excellent care for people living with and affected by HIV. BHIVA is a national advisory body on all aspects of HIV care and provides a national platform for HIV care issues. Its representatives contribute to international, national and local committees dealing with HIV care. In addition, it promotes undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing medical education within HIV care. For more information visit: www.bhiva.org.


About ITN Productions Industry News
ITN Productions Industry News produces bespoke creative and commercial content for broadcasters, businesses, brands, rights holders and digital channels. Industry News forms part of this offering and is a communications tool for leading industry bodies and national associations produced in a broadcast news-style programme format, including interviews, news items and sponsored editorial profiles. For more information visit: www.itnproductions.co.uk.