2015 World STI & HIV Congress and Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference

Wednesday 16 September 2015

This page primarily shows the powerpoint slides and a limited selection of videos from the conference.  Please be aware that only the powerpoints from those speakers who gave permission are available below. Please view the conference program here.  



1.45pm - 3.15pm
 HIV and Co-morbidity
Paddy Mallon
HIV and CVD - do we really understand the risk?

Janine Trevillyan
Platelet Derived Soluble Glycoprotein VI Decreases Prior to Coronary Event in HIV Positive Patients

David Nolan 
One Profile or Many? Plasma Biomarkers CXCL10, sCD163 and sCD14 Reveal Distinct Associations with HIV Treatment Response, Choice of Treatment Regimen, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Amit Achhra   
Pre-Therapy Inflammation/F244 Coagulation Activation and Long-Term CD4 Response to Antiretroviral Therapy

Lucette Cysique
Decreased Cellular Energy in the Brain Frontal White Matter is Associated with  Past Immunosuppression in Chronic HIV Infection 

Samuel Turner
Detection of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) in semen from HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) during acute HCV infection 


1.45pm- 3.15pm
HIV Epidemiology and Prevention

1.45pm - 3.15pm 
HPV and HIV: New Evidence on the Infection Risks and Strategies to Prevention HPV-related Disease among HIV-infected People
Jennifer Smith
The evaluation of screening, treatment and vaccination of HIV-infected women

Henry de Vries
Novel therapies for HPV-related anal disease

Mary Poynten
Using data on pathogenesis and epidemiology to inform anal cancer screening strategies: data from the Study of Prevention of Anal Cancer (SPANC)

3.45pm - 5.15pm
 Plenary 6
Carlos Cáceres
Legal and Rights aspects of HIV and STI

Andrew Francis-Tan

Penicillin caused the AIDS pandemic - FOR

Jeffrey Klausner
Penicillin caused the AIDS pandemic - AGAINST

3.45pm - 5.15pm
Australasian HIV & AIDS Conference Plenary 
Charles Chauvel
Excessive intellectual property protection for HIV treatments: the momentum for reform

5.20pm - 6.45pm
Panel Discussion
Robert Grant

Mike Cohen

Brian Gazzard

Edwina Wright

Mark Bloch

Nicholas Parkhill

Sharon Lewin
Nic Holas
Simon Ruth

Find me, Treat me, PrEP me, Heal me (Courtesy of Tommy)