2014 Speaker Presentations

Wednesday 24 September

Richard Chaisson Debate: Can we treat our way out of the epidemic: For
Richard Chaisson Opening Plenary: Can TB be eradicated: Keynote
Francesca Conradie Metropolitan Health sponsored session
Talitha Crowley Nurse skills: A comprehensive assessment of the HIV patient: Fundamentals of the assessment of the adult HIV
Lauren de Kock QI Session
Sipho Dlamini Case study session; Presenter
Gary Maartens Debate: Can we treat our way out of the epidemic: Against
Moeketsi Mathe Metropolitan Health sponsored session
Colin Menezes Case study session; Presenter
Michelle Moorhouse Metropolitan Health sponsored session
Helena Rabie Pre-Conference Workshop: Clinical HIV for the busy health care practitioner (generalist and those specialising in HIV)
Kevin Rebe Key populations panel: What should DoH do next?  MSM
Maria Sibanyoni Key populations panel: Sex Worker
Dave Spencer Metropolitan Health sponsored session
Henry Sunpath Pre-Conference Workshop: Clinical HIV for the busy health care practitioner (generalist and those specialising in HIV)
Gilles van Cutsem Access to Medicines Workshop
Colleen Wright How to do a perfect FNA (RSVP essential)
Sarah Stacey Case study session; Presenter

Thursday 25 September

Monique Andersson Skills Building Sessions: Master Class OI: Hepatitis B: Presenter
Moherndren Archary Skills Building session: An approach to an HIV-infected adolescentGuidelines
Pierre Barker Plenary: Tackling retention and adherence: Fixing the Cascade: Presenter
Ribka (Rebecca) Berhanu Presenter: Skills Building Session: Clinical Management of TB: TB & pregnancy, & MDR
Tom Boyles Symposium: ARV Stewardship; Might sound crazy BUT … thinking outside of the box to improve adherence
Francesca Conradie Skills Building Session: Clinical Management of TB; Hard cases in TB
Francesca Conradie Symosia: ARV Stewardship; Getting it right first time – Identifying patients at high risk of failure and strategies to improve outcome
Vivian Cox Plenary: Tackling retention and adherence: MSF models: what works and what doesn’t in HIV and TB
Vivian Cox Best Abstract Session: Outcomes in HIV infected and uninfected drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Khayelitsha, South Africa
Lee Fairlie An approach to an HIV – infected adolescent Guidelines: Contraception: Presenter
Geoffrey Fatti Best Abstract Session: Gender Differences In Antiretroviral Treatment Outcomes Amongst Adolescents: A Multicentre Cohort Study From South Africa
Thais Ferreira Best Abstract Session: Hiv Is The Primary Exclusion Criterion In A Prepex™ Male Circumcision Device Introductory Study In Mozambique
Carl Fourie Skills Building Symposia: Practical Lessons Learned in the Development, Implementation and Evaluation of mHealth: Jembi- Open Source, Open Standards and Interoperability – What it matters for clinicians? : Presenter
Andy Gray Symposia: Extending prescribing beyond doctors roundtable:  Prescribing in SA, what’s next; Other drugs: Presenter
Amita Gupta Ask the clinician: Complex metabolic complaints: Presenter
Bella Hwang Skills Building Symposia: Practical Lessons Learned in the Development, Implementation and Evaluation of mHealth: NS – Examples of Implementation Protocols and Evaluationj from Defaulter Tracing to Improving Linkage to Care through SMS messages to Virtual Youth Support Groups
Lynsey Isherwood Skills Building Symposia: Practical Lessons Learned in the Development, Implementation and Evaluation of mHealth: NHLS – mHealth from the Lab to the Patient: Presenter : Presenter
Andrew Kambugu Symposia: Extending prescribing beyond doctors roundtable: Profiles of other countries challenges and successes: Presenter
Andrew Kambugu Ask the clinician: Taking ARV’s on an empty stomach: Presenter
Andrew Kambugu Skills Business Sessions: Master class OI: PCP: Presenter
Olivia Keiser Satellite: IeDEA: Implementation of Option B+ and retention in care in Malawi: Presenter
Sabrina Kitaka Ask the clinician: Perspectives on hard clinical cases Paeds/Adolescents: Presenter
Sabrina Kitaka Symposia: PMTCT  (getting to zero – 2015) Stepping up the pace and challenges of achieving eMTCT in low resource settings: Presenter
Maxwell Kroon Symposia: HIV and the neonate: Preventing HIV in the high risk newborn: Presenter
Louise Kuhn Symposia: PMTCT  (getting to zero – 2015) Setting the Scene: Presenter
Iqbal Master Plenary – Tackling retention and adherence: MDR TB: How to succeed in a disease that has lots of resistance
Simnikiwe Mayaphi Best Abstract Session: Detection Of Primary Or Early Hiv-1 Infections In Pretoria  – (preliminary Results)
Graeme Meintjes Skills Building Session: Clinical Management of TB: TB IRIS: Presenter
Graeme Meintjes Skills Building Sessions: Master Class OI: Recurrent meningitis after ART initiation in two patients known with cryptococcal meningitis: Presenter
Graeme Meintjes Skills Building Sessions: Adult Guideline, Mental Health & PEP guideline
Colin Menezes Skills Building session: Clinical management of TB; TB DILI
Yunus Moosa Skills Building Session: Master Class OI: Tb ir not TB, that is always the question: Presenter
Patterson Njogu Ethical responsibilities towards displaced populations; Launch of Guidelines
Christine Njuguna-Obwolo Best Abstract Session: A Case Series Of Antiretroviral Therapy- Associated Gynaecomastia
James Nuttall Symposia: HIV and the neonate: ART during the first month of life: Presenter
Catherine Orrell Plenary: Tackling retention and adherence: Evidence-based adherence strategies: Presenter
Liesl Page-Shipp Symposia: Entry and retention in care: Prisoners to community: Presenter
Prinitha Pillay The Hippocratic oath in practice: The ethics, challenges and strategies for healthcare worker reporting: Presenter
Mireille Porter Best Abstract Session: Outcomes of infants starting Antiretroviral Therapy in Southern Africa, 2004-2012
Teri Roberts Symposia: Pointless? Point of View? Will PoC make any difference? Monitoring & Diagnostics. CD4 and viral load testing: Presenter
Mazvita Sengayi Satellite: IeDEA: Malignancy in HIV-infected adult and paediatric patients on ART: Presenter
Gayle Sherman Symposia: HIV and the neonate: HIV testing during the neonatal period: Presenter
Stacie Stender Extending prescribing beyond doctors roundtable : Challenges from a nursing perspective
Wendy Stevens Symposia: Pointless? Point of View? Will PoC make any difference?
Judy Strickland Symposia: ARV Stewardship: Unprepared, under taught and overwhelmed; HIV counsellors as ARV stewards -  A critical appraisal of training programmes: Presenter
Henry Sunpath Symposia: Entry and retention in care; Reducing loss to follow up after diagnosis of HIV infection at the PHC site
Heidi van Rooyen Symposia: Entry and retention in care: HCT to care: models that work: Presenter
Francois Venter Ethics Session: Is marriage protective against acquisition of HIV? Con
Francois Venter Skills Building Session: Adult Guideline, Mental Health & PEP Guideline
Robin Wood Is IPT a priority? Robin Wood vs Harry Hausler
Justin Yarrow Skills Building Symposia: Practical Lessons Learned in the Development, Implementation and Evaluation of mHealth: Past, Present and Future of mHealth in South Africa: Presenter
Candice Fick An approach to an HIV – infected adolescent: MH/disclosure Toolkit: Presenter
Andrew Boulle Satellite: Understanding high on-going HIV-associated mortality in the ART era in WC: Presenter
Andrew Boulle Presenter: Symposia: Entry and retention in care: The Leaky cascade: where exactly are patients LTFU
Coceka Mnyani Symposia: PMTCT: (getting to zero – 2015): Targeting patient related factors for eMTCT: Presenter
Harry Hausler Is IPT a priority? Robin Wood vs Harry Hausler
Marc Mendelson Symposia: ARV Stewardship “Do not go gently into that good night” – Lessons to be learned from our slide into the post-antibiotic era: Presenter

Friday 26 September

Sinéad Delany-Moretlwe Symposium: STIs; Update on STI vaccines & what they mean for HIV
Salim Karim Symposia: Epidemiology of HIVBehaviours: Is HIV Incidence going down
Salim Karim Plenary: The HIV Epidemic: Progress & Challenges
Kevin Rebe Symposia: STIs; Asymptomatic STIs
Helen Rees Skills Building session: Co-formulation HIV prevention and contraception
Gilles van Cutsem Symposia: Test & Treat; MSF test and treat programme
Steven Deeks Plenary: Cure
Sarah Fidler Plenary: Should we treat acute HIV
Sabrina Kitaka Plenary: Adolescent care in Africa
Lucy Allais Ethics: Ethical issuesin HIV informed consent; Bioethics and informed consent
Jackie Hoare Symposium: CNS disease in HIV-infected children; Advances in imaging in neuroHIV
Salim Karim Symposia: Epidemiology of HIVBehaviours: Is HIV Incidence going down
Polly Clayden Symposia: Treatment optimisation; Pathway from FDA/EMA approval of new drugs to guideline recommendations, procurement and practice
Lotti Rutter Symposia: Treatment optimisation; Fixing South Africa’s patent laws to improve access to affordable medicines
Frank Tanser Symposia: Epidemiology of HIV Behaviours; The population impacts of ART scale-up in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Sandro Vento Symposia: Treatment optimisation. Dose optimisation of antiretrovirals: a feasible approach to expand HIV treatment in low and middle income countries
Salim Karim Plenary: The HIV Epidemic: Progress & Challenges
Gustaaf Wolvaardt Plenary: How to fix our district health system
Francesca Conradie Symosia: HIV drug resistance & stewardship; Clinical
Natasha Davies Symposium: Reproductive Health; A Practical Guide to Safer Conception for HIV-Affected Couples
Sinéad Delany-Moretlwe Symposium: STIs; Update on STI vaccines & what they mean for HIV
Cindy Firnhaber Symposium: STI’s; HPV
Andy Gray Skills Building session: Hot topics in HIV; Self-testing without counselling
Ranmini Kularatne Symposia: STI’s; Gonococcal resistance
Howard Manyonga Symposium: Reproductive health: Gynae complications in HIV
Catherine Martin Symposium: Reproductive health; HIV prevention in Serodiscordant couples
Gesine Meyer-Rath Skills Building session: Hot topics in HIV; can we afford the HIV programme
Kevin Rebe Symposia: STIs; Asymptomatic STIs
Dino Rech Symposia: Reproductive health; Medical male circumcision
Khadija Jamaloodien HIV drug resistance & stewardship : 3rd Line programme
Andrew Black Symposia: Overview of new drugs (HIV and TB); Which of the old drugs are worth saving?
Lucy Allais Ethics Session: How Bioethics neglected infectious disease
Jennifer Hughes Data on TB regiments, what next?
Karl Le Roux Symposia: Stop Stock Outs; The reason for and impact of stock outs in rural areas
Monique Lines Symposia : Stop Stock Outs
Marlise Richter Ethics Session: Should we decriminalise sex work and the AIDS epidemic – ethical and practical challenges

Saturday 27 September

Amita Gupta Plenary: Metabolic complications over lifetime
Steven Deeks Plenary: Long term antiretroviral therapy: Aging
Leigh Berrie Symposia: Strategic use of lab results
Andrew Black Symposia: Haematological conditions in HIV; DVT
Lauren de Kock QI Session
Edward King Skills Building Session: Technology use within HIV
Arifa Parker Haematological conditions in HIV; Anaemia
Dave Spencer Symposia: Haematological conditions in HIV: Management of diabetes, hypertension & cholesterol in HIV+ patient
Wendy Stevens Symposia: Strategic use of lab data: Learning from the HIV programme
Tim Tucker Symposia: Strategic use of lab data; Clinic-lab interface
Colleen Wright How to do a perfect FNA (RSVP essential)
Lee Fairlie Satellite Session: getting to zero new HIV infections in children: What will it take?
Hester Klopper Closing Plenary: Health systems; Nurse challenges
Sarah Stacey Symposia: Haematological conditions in HIV; The bleeding patient