If you are planning to attend the EACS meeting in Milan, Italy (October 25-27), you are invited to apply to the fourth community meeting focused on HIV cure, therapeutic vaccines and innovative approaches for a long-term remission of HIV infection. The meeting in organised by the European AISD Treatment Group (EATG):
STEPS – A community initiative to design the pathway to a long-term remission of HIV infection
The fourth community workshop about the “Cure research” organised by the European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG) will take place on
October 24, 2017 approximately from 9:00 to 17:30.
It is open to people living with HIV with interest in this topic, peer educators, community journalists, advocates, researchers and healthcare professionals with an interest in the scientific research for the long-term drug-free remission of HIV infection. This workshop is not included in the conference registration.
To register for the workshop, please go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/STEPS_HIV_CURE2017
There are limited grants to support one night accommodation for few applicants. If you are a community member applying by 31 August, you can ask to the be covered for the night between October 23-24. The number of people who will receive this support will be very limited. We cannot offer additional support for travel expenses or extra nights accommodation. The outcome of the applications will be communicated by the beginning of September.
The final programme will be circulated few days before the meeting.
For more information and reports of previous STEPS meetings please click here or contact Giorgio Barbareschi (Scientific Officer of EATG).
Please feel free to forward this call to other community representatives who might be at EACS 2017 or will be in Milan on that date.