AIDS and Infectious Disease Conferences: Non-Federal
US Conference on AIDS (USCA)
September 10-13, 2015
- Spotlight on the Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy at USCA 2015
- ONAP hosts National HIV/AIDS Strategy Listening Session at USCA
- USCA 2015: New Paths, New Results
North American Housing & HIV/AIDS Research Summit VIII: Tackling the Social Drivers of HIV
September 14-16, 2015
This conference is a collaboration of the U.S. National AIDS Housing Coalition, the Ontario HIV Treatment Network and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. This event brings together researchers, policy makers, service providers and people with HIV from North America to review recent research and policy initiatives, discuss evidence-based practice and policy, and develop community-driven research and advocacy strategies.
11th Annual National Conference on HIV/AIDS and Aging
September 25, 2015
2015 National Trans Health Symposium
November 12 - 13, 2015
Organized by Someone Cares Inc. of Atlanta, this year’s theme is “Opening the Doors of Opportunity - “The Transgender Perspective”. The conference is designed to building capacity through cultural competency workshops, ensuring interactions with Trans individuals are done with care and respect. Registration (PDF 89 KB) and sponsorship opportunities are available.
6th Annual International Conference on Stigma
November 20, 2015
With the theme of “Looking Inward, Moving Forward.”, this event brings together researchers, activists, academics, affected individuals, and the larger community, to explore HIV-related stigma, and what can be done to reduce it. Register here.
2015 National HIV Prevention Conference
December 6-9, 2015
As a collaboration between federal agencies, local governments and other organizations, this is a preeminent conference for state and local health departments, community based organizations, federal agencies, researchers, clinicians, people living with HIV and others to share advances, strategies and accomplishments in HIV prevention and care. Exhbitor information is available. Registration is open.
15th Ryan White HIV/AIDS AETC Program Clinical Care Conference
December 15-17, 2015
New Orleans, LA
This conference will provide state-of-the art updates on research, care, and treatment issues in the medical management of HIV infection. Restricted to 350 physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other key clinical decision makers in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program-funded clinics and programs. Online registration opens September 24 and closes on December 4, 2015, or sooner if registration fills to capacity.
National African American MSM Leadership Conference on HIV/AIDS & other Health Disparities (NAESM)
January 21-24, 2016
Los Angeles, CA
This conference will further conversation on HIV/AIDS and other health disparity matters that are important to the community. The theme is "Live it! Be it! Taking Ownership of Our Own Health". Registration is open.
28th Annual Conference on Social Work and HIV/AIDS
May 26 - 29, 2016
Sponsored by The Boston College School of Social Work, this event draws more than 500 AIDS-care social workers. The theme is "This is What We Are About: Champions for HIV Care". More information, including registration, will be posted mid-September 2015.
AIDS 2016 (21st International AIDS Conference)
July 17-22, 2016
Durban, South Africa
Organized by The International AIDS Society and its partners, at this event, scientists, policymakers, world leaders, and people living with HIV will gather to discuss successes and challenges and global epidemic trends. Registration and abstract submission open December 1, 2015. More information and key dates.
2016 Texas HIV/STD Conference
October 4-6, 2016
This conference is offered by TX Department of State Health Services. The event’s goal is to enhance responsiveness of people and systems supporting the spectrum of HIV/STD prevention and treatment services in Texas. Click the tentative schedule. Hotel reservations will be available November 2015, and in Spring 2016, information on registration and exhibiting.
New Media and Other Conferences
NIH Digital Summit
October 19, 2015
This event will highlight how digital is being used by government agencies, clinicians, caregivers, scientists, patients, and the public to communicate information on health and science.
APHA Annual Meeting
October 31-November 4, 2015
The American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting & Exposition is where public health professionals convene, learn, network and engage with peers. Conference attendees attend to strengthen the profession of public health, share the latest research and information, promote best practices and advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research. The 2015 theme is Health in All Policies.
Join AIDS.gov and APHA staffat the Social Media Lab at McCormick Place West Central Concourse. We’re partnering again to deliver hands-on advice and instruction that encourages learning outside the classroom. Want to meet one-on-one with an expert? Register here. Learn more here. And follow @APHAgAnnualMtg.
2015 mHealth Summit
November 8-11, 2015
This year’s theme is Any Time, Anywhere. Engaging Patients and Providers. The Summit is one of 3 events that comprise the HIMSS Connected Health Conference.
NTC (NonProfit Technology Conference)
March 23-25, 2016
San Jose, CA
Sponsored by NTEN, a membership organization of nonprofit professionals who put technology to use for their causes, NTC is the nonprofit industry's signature technology event with over 100 sessions on the latest trends in nonprofit technology. Nonprofit professionals from around the world attend to collaborate, innovate, and maximize effectiveness with technology.
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:
U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA)
October 2-5, 2014
AIDS.gov released several posts about the conference. You can also view this video about the commitment of the Federal workforce shown during the “Federal Programs and the Changing Landscape of HIV/AIDS” plenary.
20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014)
July 20-25, 2014
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 the conference. Each post below includes a video.
- Dr. Dieffenbach shares Highlights from Thursday at AIDS 2014
- NIH’s Dr.Dieffenbach’s Science Highlight from Second Day of AIDS 2014
- NIH’s Dr. Dieffenbach Shares a Highlight from Day 3 on Making Better, Smarter Investments to Achieve AIDS-Free Generation
- Highlights from Wednesday at AIDS 2014
- NIH’s Dr.Dieffenbach Looks Ahead to Key Topics to be Explored at AIDS 2014
Click here for a playlist with additional AIDS.gov videos filmed at AIDS 2014.