USG at AIDS 2016
The world’s largest AIDS conference organized by the International AIDS Society convenes July 17-22, 2016 in Durban, South Africa. Visit this page and PEPFAR.gov often to learn about US Government activities at the conference.
During AIDS 2016, follow our Facebook Live interviews with leading researchers and U.S government thought leaders. Watch daily science highlights by Dr. Carl Dieffenbach (NIAID) conversations with Dr. Fauci (NIH) and Dr. Wolitski (HHS) and more on our Facebook page.
We’ll remind you on @AIDSgov and facebook.com/AIDS.gov/ the day before each video and one hour before.
Follow the USG on social media
AIDS.gov will recap each day’s Facebook Live videos – ICYMI!
AIDS and Infectious Disease Conferences: Non-Federal
This HRSA/HAB sponsored conference returns with the theme of “Forward Momentum: Accelerating Access. Optimizing Care. Transforming Public Health.” Register for updates.
Follow the conference at @RyanWhite2016.
Ryan White Clinical Conference
August 23-25, 2016
This conference is being held as a track at the 2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment (NRWC). More information here.
Rural HIV Research and Training Conference
September 9-10, 2016
This event brings together health professionals to share innovative strategies, discuss unique challenges, and to foster advocacy and community partnerships to address HIV/AIDS prevention, intervention and care working with children, youth, and families in rural communities. Sponsors: Georgia Southern University and GA Department of Public Health.
US Conference on AIDS
September 15-18, 2016
Convened by NMAC, this is the largest domestic conference on AIDS in the US. A listing of sessions addressing current issues such as the importance of race in HIV services, biomedical HIV prevention, and women and violence is available in the online agenda. The opening plenary will feature Dr. David Ho, who was the first keynote speaker 20 years ago. The plenary sessions will highlight the Caribbean theme, with Saturday’s plenary focusing on Puerto Rico.
In collaboration with the New England AIDS Education & Training Center, the New England Association on HIV over Fifty presents this conference which addresses prevention care and management in the aging population.
Transgender Health Conference: Advancing Excellence in Transgender Health
September 23-24, 2016
Advancing Excellence is an educational program for health care providers and members of health care teams in community health centers, safety-net organizations, and student health clinics. Local and nationally-recognized experts will lead participants through the fundamentals of providing high-quality, compassionate care for transgender people. Registration is now open. Sponsor: Fenway Health
APHA Annual Meeting
October 29 - November 2, 2016
The American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting & Exposition is where public health professionals convene, learn, network, and engage with peers. Conference participants 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 2016 theme is Creating the Healthiest Nation: Ensuring the Right to Health. Registration is open. Read about the social media lab at APHA 2015.
2016 National Trans Health Conference
November 17 -19, 2016
This event is the first of its kind in the Southeastern United States and will assist providers in building capacity through medical cultural competency to interact with and medically treat Trans individuals with care and respect. Sponsor: Someone Cares, Inc. and partners.
International Conference on Stigma
November 18, 2016
This annual conference is convened by Howard University.
National HIV PrEP Summit
December 3-4, 2016
San Francisco, CA
This conference will bring together diverse partners to discuss and learn about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and other biomedical HIV prevention interventions. Workshops are 75% capacity building and 25% policy development. Peer-to-peer learning will be the foundation for the majority of workshops. Sponsor: NMAC
New Media and Other Conferences
National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media
August 23 - 25, 2016
This conference brings together individuals representing academia, public health researchers and practitioners from federal and state government and the private sector, and provides a forum for dialogue within and across these disciplines. Registration opens May 2, 2016. Sponsors: CDC and the National Public Health Information Coalition.
Connected Health Conference
December 11-14, 2016
National Harbor, MD
The 8th annual Connected Health Conference (formerly the mHealth Summit), provides the global platform for leadership, innovation and opportunity to achieve our new and ambitious vision of personal connected health for all. The theme is Personal Connected Health for All: Expanding Reach, Accelerating Impact. Registration details here.
Global Digital Health Forum
December 13-14, 2016
National Harbor, MD
The forum brings together public and private sector organizations to share the latest evidence, experiences, and lessons learned on new applications and approaches in digital health. Copresented by the Personal Connected Health Alliance, the Global Digital Health Network and USAID.
NonProfit Technology Conference (NTC)
March 23-25, 2017
With over 100 sessions exploring technologies, best strategies, and pressing issues, attendees from across the nonprofit sector will explore how to collaborate, innovate, and discover new ways to spark change with technology. Registration opens November 1.