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Agenda for the 1st International Steering Committee Meeting from 25th to 26th November 2016

OBJECTIVES: Finalize the Theme and objectives of the 19th edition of ICASA Select an appropriate logo from the shortlisted competition logos Agree on the key dates and road map Review ICASA abstract titles and sub-titles Identify best strategy for resource mobilisation ( ICASA 2017 budget) Agree on the communication strategy of the 19th edition Propose ICASA 2017 draft plenary session topics and speakers CHAIRS: Dr. Ihab AHMED: President, Society of AIDS in Africa (SAA) / Chair of ICASA 2017 Dr Coffie Goudou, Minister of Health and Public Hygiene (Cote d’Ivoire) Co-chair [...]


Prof. James Hakim, Immediate Past Chair of the Scientific Program of ICASA 2015 honored at CROI 2017

Prof. James Hakim, the past immediate chair of the Scientific Program of the International Conference on AIDS and STI’s in Africa, held in Harare, Zimbabwe (ICASA 2015) was honored at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2017) in Seattle USA for his collaborative & pioneering in HIV/AIDS research in Zimbabwe. In delivering his N’Galy-Mann Lecture, he highlighted that amidst crippling economic inflation and political denial that set additional hurdles in the way of effective responses to the HIV [...]