AIDS 2014: m2m in Melbourne
This week, HIV/AIDS researchers and advocates from all over the world are gathering in Melbourne, Australia for the 20th International AIDS Conference, AIDS 2014. mothers2mothers is being represented by staff from our South Africa, Kenya, and Uganda teams. If you are attending the conference, we hope you will stop by to meet them.
Wednesday, July 23rd, 12:30 – 14:30 pm | m2m Poster Presentations
Venue: Exhibition Hall, Ground Level
Effective monitoring of HIV prevention: retesting HIV-negative clients
Presented by: Milker Simba, #WEPE178
Comparing PCR test outcomes of infants born to HIV-positive women enrolled in the m2m programme antenatally progressing to postnatal care vs. HIV-positive women enrolled during their postnatal care
Presented by: Emeka Okonji, #WEPE386
Thursday, July 24th, 16:30 – 18:00 | Option B+: Benefits and Challenges | Oral Abstract Session; Cross-Trac Venue: Plenary 3
|Contribution of lay health providers in scaling up Option B+ interventions: a case of concerted efforts of Mentor Mothers through psychosocial support groups in East Central Uganda
Co-chaired by Elaine J. Abrams, U.S. and Craig McClure, UNICEF m2m Panelist: Sarah Auma
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