The 9th Taipei International Conference on HIV/AIDS

HIV-TB Co-infection Workshop

 

September 26, 2008

National Taiwan University Hospital International Convention Center, Taipei, Taiwan

 

  Workshop Organizers
DOH-NTU Infectious Diseases Research and Education Center
Centers for Disease Control, Department of Health, Executive Yuan, ROC (Taiwan)
Graduate Institute of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University

Workshops Information

Workshops Site:
National Taiwan University Hospital International Convention Center
No. 2, Xuzhou Road, Zongzheng District, Taipei, 100, Taiwan

Official Language:  English.
On-line Registration:
(Free)

Workshop Poster: (English version)   (Chinese version)

 

Agenda (September 26, 2008)

Time

Topics

Speakers

8:00

Registration

 

9:00~ 9:10

Welcome

 

Session 1: Epidemiology of TB-HIV Co-infection and the Public Health Impact

9:10~ 10:00

Epidemiology of TB-HIV Co-infection: A Global Perspective

Dr. James Chin

10:00~ 10:50

Epidemiology of TB-HIV Co-infection in Taiwan

Dr. Chin-Hui Yang

10:50~ 11:10

Coffee/Tea Time

 

11:10~ 12:00

Impact of HIV Epidemic on TB Epidemic in Africa

Dr. Anthony D. Harries

Lunch

Session 2: Clinical Management of TB-HIV Co-infection: Sharing the Experience

13:40~ 14:30

Treatment of TB-HIV Co-infection in Malawi

Dr. Anthony D. Harries

14:30~ 15:20

Treatment of TB-HIV Co-infection in Thailand

Dr. Pacharee Kantipong

15:20~ 15:40

Coffee/Tea Time

 

15:40~ 16:30

Treatment of TB-HIV Co-infection in Taiwan

Dr. Chien-Ching Hung

16:30~ 17:00

Panel Discussion

All speakers

Dinner

 

 

The 9th Taipei International Conference on HIV/AIDS

Keep the Promise, Say No to AIDS

 

September 27–28, 2008

Howard International House, Taipei, Taiwan

 

Agenda (September 27–28, 2008)

2008/09/27 (Saturday)

Time

Subject

Speaker

8:20

Registration

 

9:10~9:20

Opening remark

Official

9:20~9:50

Opening Speech

David Ho
(Director, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center)

9:50~12:00

Session I: HIV/AIDS epidemiology

9:50~10:20

Global Challenge: Epidemiology and strategies of HIV and TB

Anthony David Harries
(Senior Advisor, The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease)

10:20~10:40

Coffee Break

10:40~11:10

Overview the HIV/AIDS Epidemiology in Asian and HIV/AIDS control in Thailand

Kenrad Nelson
(Professor, John Hopkins University)

11:10~11:30

Current HIV/AIDS Epidemiology and control strategy in Taiwan

Chin-Hui Yang

(Director, 3th division of

Taiwan CDC)

11:30~12:00

Panel Discussion

12:00~13:30

Lunch break and Posters Display

13:30~15:00

Session IIIDUs and Harm Reduction

13:30~14:00

Current HIV/AIDS situation among IDUs and Harm Reduction

Robert Newman
(Director of the Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical. Dependency Institute, Beth Israel Medical Center, NYC, U.S.A)

14:10~14:20

Current HIV/AIDS situation among IDUs and Harm Reduction in Taiwan

Sheng-Mou Hou

(Former Minister, Department of Health.

Professor, National Taiwan

University)

14:20~14:40

The Experience of Enforcing Harm Reduction in Tainan County

Chun-Tso Yen

(Deputy Magistrate, Tainan

County Government)

14:40~15:00

Panel Discussion

15:00~15:20

Coffee Break

15:20~17:20

Session III: HIV/AIDS Prevention for Susceptible Groups-1

15:20~15:50

HIV prevention intervention for sexual risk behavior among homosexual men in U.S.

Jeffrey A Kelly
(Professor and Director, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, The Medical College of Wisconsin)

15:50~16:20

Putting Community-Level HIV Prevention Research into Practice

Susan M. Kegeles
(Professor of Medicine and Co-Director, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California , San Francisco)

16:20~16:50

The Promotion of the Prevention and Behavioral Intervention of MSM and AIDS in Hong Kong

Raymond Ho
(Senior Medical Officer, Public Health Service Branch Centre for Health Protection Department of Health, Hong Kong)

16:50~17:10

HIV prevention among young MSM in Taipei area

Peing Chuang

(Director, administration

center, Taipei City Hospital-Branch for Communicable

Disease Control)

17:10~17:30

Panel Discussion

18:00~20:00

Soiree

 

2008/09/28 (Sunday)

Time

Subject

Speaker

9:00~12:00

Session IV: HIV treatment and drug resistance

09:00~9:30

Current Drug Treatment for HIV

Daniel R. Kuritzkes
(Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School , Boston, MA)

09:30~10:00

HIV Drug Resistance Issues

David A. Katzenstein
(Division of Infectious Disease Stanford University Medical Center)

10:00~10:30

Metabolic complication of HAART

Judith Aberg
(Associate Professor, AIDS Clinical Trials Unit and Director of HIV, Bellevue Hospital Center at New York University)

10:30~10:50

Coffee Break

10:50~11:10

Current HIV Drug Treatment In Taiwan

Dr. Chien-Ching Hung

(Associate Professor,

Division of Infectious

Diseases, Department of

Internal Medicine, National

Taiwan University Hospital)

11:10~11:30

Issues of HIV Drug Resistance in Taiwan

Jyh-Yuan Yang

(Head, Viral Enteric and

Emerging Disease

Laboratory, R&D Center,

Taiwan CDC)

11:30~12:00

Panel Discussion

12:00~13:30

Lunch Break and Poster Display

13:30~15:20

Session V: HIV/AIDS Prevention for Susceptible Groups-2

13:30~14:00

HIV/AIDS Prevention in Prison

Barry Zack
(University of California, San Francisco)

14:00~14:30

HIV Prevention and Control among women

Donald E. Morisky
(Program Director, UCLA Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences)

14:30~14:50

Case Management-Related Issues among Susceptible Groups

Nai-Ying Ko

(Assistant Professor,

Department of Nursing,

College of Medicine,

National Cheng Kung

University)

14:50~15:10

Panel Discussion

15:10~15:30

Coffee Break

15:30~17:20

Session VI: Preventive interventions, Consultation and Referral of HIV/ AIDS infection

15:30~16:00

HIV Prevention and Control Policy among sex workers in Thailand

Wiwat Rojanapithayakorn
(HIV/AIDS Team Leader, WHO China)

16:00~16:30

Evidence-based prevention interventions for people living with HIV

Nicole Crepaz
(Center for Disease Control and Prevention)

16:30~17:00

The experience from the “Show-off Gang”

Chiung-Chao Lin

(secretary-general of Taiwan AIDS Foundation. Lecturer of the Show-off Gang)

17:10~17:20

Panel Discussion

17:20~17:30

Awarding and Closing Ceremony