AIDS and Infectious Disease Conferences: Non-Federal
2014 National African American MSM Leadership Conference on HIV/AIDS and other Health Disparities
January 16-19, 2014
This year’s theme/charge is “’Black is, Black Ain’t’: Celebrating Our Blackness by Living Healthy”. Register here by January 13; no onsite registration will be available.
March 3-6, 2014
This annual conference brings together basic, translational, and clinical researchers from around the world to share the latest studies, important developments, and best research methods in the battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases. General registration is limited. Register here.
April 6-8, 2014
San Francisco, CA
YTH Live is the premier conference for cutting-edge technology that advances the health and wellness of youth, young adults, and other underserved populations. AIDS.gov and the YTH Youth Advisory Board will collaborate each day in a social media lounge to help attendees to learn about using social media in response to HIV and health disparities. Details to come. Learn about registration here.
26th Annual National Conference on Social Work and HIV/AIDS
May 22-25, 2014
The theme of this year’s conference is "New Practice Approaches…For a New Era in HIV/AIDS Care." Over 500 HIV social workers will participate in over 100 presentations. The sponsor is Boston College Graduate School of Social Work.
20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014)
July 20-25, 2014
Sponsored by the International AIDS Society , this is the premier gathering for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending the pandemic. It is a chance to assess where we are, evaluate recent scientific developments and lessons learnt, and collectively chart a course forward. Learn more here.
U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA)
October 2-5, 2014
San Diego, CA
USCA is the largest AIDS-related gathering in the U.S., bringing together thousands of workers from all fronts of the HIV/AIDS epidemic—from case managers and physicians, to public health workers and advocates, people living with HIV/AIDS and policy-makers—to build national support networks, exchange the latest information and learn cutting-edge tools to address the challenges of HIV/AIDS. The sponsor is the National Minority AIDS Council.
Health Communication Conferences
8th Annual National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media
August 19 – 21, 2014
This conference is sponsored by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and The National Public Health Information Coalition. Additional information will follow. Learn about the 2013 conference here.
New Media Conferences
2014 SXSW Interactive
March 7-11, 2014
SXSW Interactive is an annual opportunity to learn about top trends in technology. From hands-on training to big-picture analysis of the future, SXSW Interactive has become the place to preview the technology of tomorrow today. For more information, click here.
The AIDS.gov blog includes posts about recent Federally supported conferences, and new media and health conferences. For more information, subscribe to the AIDS.gov blog and read our conference posts. Click the links below to view selected "Conversations with AIDS.gov" videos from these conferences:
IAS 2013 : 7th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention
June 30 – July 3, 2013
Dr. Carl Dieffenbach, Director of the Division of AIDS at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), NIH, provided AIDS.gov with daily dispatches from this conference. Each post below includes a video.
2013 U.S. Conference on AIDS
September 8-11, 2013
AIDS.gov provided the following blog posts about and during USCA 2013.