january, 2018

19jan(jan 19)10:00 am(jan 19)10:00 amFeaturedHIV Next Generation Conference 2018Event Type :Conference


Event Details

Registration is now open for CHIPTS HIV Next Generation Conference, to be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 at UCLA Covel Commons. The goal of this conference is to support the next generation of HIV researchers and HIV prevention and treatment practitioners to work towards an end to AIDS locally and globally through networking and sharing visions for future priorities. A draft agenda is attached to provide an overview of the day’s activities.

We welcome participation from all Southern California stakeholders and partners working to advance HIV prevention and treatment programs, policies, education, and research. The intended audience:

  • CBO, ASO, Clinic and Public Health Staff
  • Community, Patient & Client Advocates
  • Students and Trainees
  • Early-Stage to Established Investigators

The theme of this year’s conference is “HIV Health Disparities:  Targeting Syndemics to End AIDS.”  We encourage presentations on these key topics to create a shared vision of priorities and partnerships to make transformational impacts on HIV prevention and treatment outcomes:

  • Health Disparities
  • Housing and Economic Insecurity
  • Mental Health & Substance Abuse
  • Stigma and Discrimination
  • Co-Morbidities and Co-Infections
  • Biomedical Prevention (PrEP/PEP)
  • Continuums of Care and Prevention
  • Implementation Science
  • Model Partnership

*Register by January 5, 2018 here:  https://goo.gl/forms/u09mZw7IQEMaWsVE2


For registration questions and assistance, please contact Stephanie Sumstine at SSumstine@mednet.ucla.edu



This event is hosted by the Center for HIV Identification, Prevention, and Treatment Services (CHIPTS), in partnership with the CHRP Disparities Core and Los Angeles Region Pacific AIDS Education and Training Program.







(Friday) 10:00 am - 11:50 pm PST


Covel Commons

200 De Neve Drive


Center for HIV Identification, Prevention, and Treatment Services (CHIPTS)