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 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 the day before each video and one hour before.

Follow the USG on social media

Blog will recap each day’s Facebook Live videos – ICYMI!



More ways to follow the conference Visit AIDS 2016 conference site Exit Disclaimer download the conference app Exit Disclaimer and visit the conference hub Exit Disclaimer and sign up for daily updates.

AIDS and Infectious Disease Conferences: Non-Federal

National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment Exit Disclaimer
August 23 - 26, 2016
Washington, DC

This HRSA/HAB sponsored conference returns with the theme of “Forward Momentum: Accelerating Access. Optimizing Care. Transforming Public Health.” Register for updates. Exit Disclaimer

Visit Exit Disclaimer to review the agenda, and to register Exit Disclaimer (by July 25). Apply by July 15 to be an exhibitor. Exit Disclaimer

Follow the conference at @RyanWhite2016. Exit Disclaimer

Ryan White Clinical Conference Exit Disclaimer
August 23-25, 2016
Washington DC

This conference is being held as a track at the 2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment (NRWC). More information here. Exit Disclaimer

Rural HIV Research and Training Conference Exit Disclaimer
September 9-10, 2016
Savannah, GA

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 Exit Disclaimer
September 15-18, 2016
Hollywood, FL

Convened by NMAC, Exit Disclaimer 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.

See the bottom of this NMAC page to sign up for conference updates. Exit Disclaimer The host hotel is sold out, however other housing options are available. Exit Disclaimer Registration is open Exit Disclaimer until August 12.

12th Annual National Conference on HIV/AIDS & Aging Exit Disclaimer
September 23, 2016
Dorchester, MA

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 Exit Disclaimer
September 23-24, 2016
Boston, MA

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 Exit Disclaimer
October 29 - November 2, 2016
Denver, CO

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. Exit Disclaimer Read about the social media lab at APHA 2015.

2016 National Trans Health Conference Exit Disclaimer
November 17 -19, 2016
Atlanta, GA
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. Exit Disclaimer and partners.

International Conference on Stigma Exit Disclaimer
November 18, 2016
Washington, DC

This annual conference is convened by Howard University.

The call for abstracts Exit Disclaimer is open until September 15, 2016. To register for the conference click here. Exit Disclaimer

National HIV PrEP Summit Exit Disclaimer
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

Registration Exit Disclaimer is now open. The preliminary agenda is posted here. Exit Disclaimer

New Media and Other Conferences

National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media
August 23 - 25, 2016
Atlanta, GA

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 Exit Disclaimer
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. Exit Disclaimer

Global Digital Health Forum Exit Disclaimer
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) Exit Disclaimer
March 23-25, 2017
Washington, DC

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.