"Integration for Impact" Conference
Submitted by SHARE Administrator on 31 August 2012
12 September 2012 (All day) - 14 September 2012 (All day)
Event website: http://integration2012.org/
Integration for Impact, an international conference devoted to this topic, aims to bring together key stakeholders from sub-Saharan countries with a high burden of HIV, unmet need for FP, and high child and maternal morbidity/mortality to:
- Present the latest research findings on the impact of integrating HIV and reproductive health services including: family planning, maternal and child health, and STI prevention and cervical cancer screening;
- Identify research priorities for expanding the evidence base on integration; and
- Lay out strategies for strengthening integration policies and translating research into practice.
Attendees will include representatives from ministries of health, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions, as well as people living with HIV/AIDS, policy experts, donor organizations, and members of the media.
Related countries: Kenya
Related themes: Health systems, HIV prevention, Sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV