EATG will host a webinar on women’s participation in HIV research on 4 April 2018, 17:00 – 18:00 CET (Brussels, Berlin, Paris time). The webinar is organized within the context of the Metrodora project.
The webinar will be led by Shema Tariq. Shema Tariq is a Postdoctoral Clinical Research Fellow at UCL’s Centre for Sexual Health & HIV Research and Honorary Consultant at Mortimer Market Centre. Her main area of interest is the reproductive and post-reproductive health of women living with HIV. Shema is currently Chief Investigator of the PRIME Study, an NIHR-funded study investigating the impact of the menopause on HIV-positive women’s health and wellbeing. She has a particular interest in improving the representation of women in HIV research. She is currently involved in a study examining women’s participation in HIV trials, and regularly works with and mentors peer researchers.
The webinar will cover the following aspects:
- Overview of women and HIV
- Why should we care about including women in HIV research?
- Overview of women’s representation in HIV research
- Barriers to women’s participation in HIV research
- Ways to address women’s representation in HIV research
How to register:
Please register as soon as possible by filling in an online form here: https://www.surveymonkey.de/r/2DJJMFS
Deadline for registration:
Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 16:00 CET
You will receive a confirmation email with instructions for registration with the webinar online system and access details shortly after the closing date to register.
For further information regarding the webinar or registration please contact Kristjan Jachnowitsch at Kristjan.firstname.lastname@example.org