Following the WHO recommendation in September 2015 that “oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) should be offered as an additional prevention choice for people at substantial risk of HIV infection as part of combination HIV prevention approaches”, partners in countries expressed the need for practical advice on how to consider the introduction of PrEP and start implementation.
In response, WHO has developed this series of modules to support the implementation of PrEP among a range of populations in different settings.
The Southern African HIV Clinicians Society (the Society) is a membership organisation of over 3 000 health care workers with an interest in HIV. The Society’s mission is to promote evidence-based, quality HIV healthcare in Southern Africa.
The Society is a non-profit company (NPC) and is governed by a thirteen-member Board of Directors, all of whom serve a two-year term. The current Board is led by elected President, Dr Francesca Conradie and elected Deputy President, Prof. Yunus Moosa.
The Strengthening Capacity to Use Research Evidence in Health Policy Programme (SECURE Health) will host a webinar to launch a curriculum for an evidence-informed policy-making (EIPM) training course on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 3.00pm-4.00pm East African Time.
The Primary Health Care Performance Initiative (PHCPI) is a new partnership that brings together country policymakers, health system managers, practitioners, advocates and other development partners to catalyze improvements in primary health care (PHC) in low- and middle-income countries through better measurement and knowledge-sharing. PHCPI will help countries track key performance indicators for their PHC systems, identifying which parts of the system are working well and which ones aren’t.