XIX International AIDS Conference

SUSA37 Strategies on the Ground to Turn the Tide on Improving Access to Care in the U.S.
  Non-Commercial Satellite
Venue: Session Room 3
Time: 22.07.2012, 13:30 - 15:30
Chair: Maura Riordan, United States
Organiser: AIDS United
This session will highlight several large, community-wide initiatives to improve the system of care for PHWHA in communities in the US. Speakers will discuss the process of designing and coordination initiatives, challenges on the ground, and initial national evaluation data results. Strategies to reach and retain hard-to-reach populations in care will be shared. Speakers will discuss the stage of engagement in care cascade graphic included in Dr. Edward Gardner's 2011 Clinical Infectious Diseases article and provide brief individual case studies to illustrate where and why we are losing people living with HIV/AIDS to care, and strategies to best address the problem. Speakers will be featured grantees of AIDS United Access to Care Initiative and the session will be moderated by Maura Riordan, Vice President of Access and Innovation.


Opening remarks

M. Riordan, United States


Presentation 1

C. A. Gómez, United States


Presentation 2

R. Brewer, United States


Presentation 3

B. Stringfield, United States


Presentation 4

R. Buenrostro, United States


Presentation 5

D. Wirth, United States

Powerpoints presentations
Opening remarks - Maura Riordan

Presentation 1 - Cynthia A. Gómez

Presentation 2 - Russell Brewer

Presentation 3 - Beth Stringfield

Presentation 4 - Roman Buenrostro

Presentation 5 - Doug Wirth


    The organizers reserve the right to amend the programme.

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