Globally, 1.8 million children younger than 15 years are living with HIV; 150,000 children were newly infected by HIV in 2019 and 95,000 AIDS-related deaths occurred in that year. The African continent is the epicentre for the HIV epidemic, with the biggest burden (89%) of children living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa.
Symposium participants will include healthcare workers, policy makers, programme implementers, representatives of ministries of health and researchers working on paediatric HIV. By attending the symposium, you will:
- Hear the latest global and regional updates in paediatric HIV prevention, care and treatment
- Learn from country experiences and best practices in implementing paediatric HIV programmes
- Equip yourself with new knowledge and skills in implementation science
Registration now open
Registrations are free of charge. All registrations must be submitted through the online registration form.
Abstract submissions are now closed
Authors were invited to submit their abstracts; we particularly encouraged abstracts focusing on lessons learned through country programmes, project or policy implementation or management.