13th International Conference on HIV Treatment and Prevention Adherence (Adherence 2018)


Adherence 2018 (13th International Conference on HIV Treatment and Prevention Adherence) will take place June 8-10, 2018, at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami, FL, USA.

Sponsored by the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC), this annual series of conferences features the presentation and discussion of HIV treatment and biomedical prevention adherence research, as well as current behavioral and clinical perspectives in practicum, within the context of achieving an optimized continuum of HIV care and prevention.

The Adherence 2018 theme is Action to Impact, and the conference will focus on state-of-the-science evidence on best practices and key lessons learned in the field of HIV treatment and prevention adherence since Adherence 2017, and provide a forum for discussions about practical, real-world implementation of behavioral, clinical, structural, and other interventions to maximize the therapeutic and preventative effects of antiretroviral agents.

The target audience for this conference includes physicians, nurses and nurse-practitioners, pharmacists, psychologists, behavioral scientists, social scientists, public health specialists, epidemiologists, social workers, case managers, peer educators and navigators, and community health workers working in the field of HIV medicine. The conference may also be of interest to individuals who wish to implement and advocate for effective, evidence informed HIV policies and interventions in their respective communities and countries.


Following are key dates relevant to registration, abstract submission/disposition, and booking hotel accommodations:


  • Pre-Early Bird Registation Deadline - September 29, 2017
  • Early Bird Registration Deadline - January 12, 2018
  • Early Registration Deadline - March 23, 2018
  • Standard Registration Deadline - May 4, 2018
  • Registration Cancellation Deadline (with $100 penalty) - May 18, 2018

 Abstract Submission/Disposition

  • Abstract Submission Deadline - February 23, 2018
  • Abstract Disposition Announcements - March 30, 2018
  • Late-Breaker Abstract Submissions - April 2-9, 2018
  • Late-Breaker Abstract Disposition Announcements - April 20, 2018
  • Early Registration Rate (for presenting authors only) - May 11, 2018
  • Deadline to Withdraw Abstract/Change Presenting Author - May 11, 2018

 Hotel Accommodations

  • Discounted Room Block Reservation Deadline - May 7, 2018
Miami, FL, USA
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