Basic and Clinical Science

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November 9, 2020
We used screening data and routine clinic records for intervention arm patients in the Simplified Algorithm for Treatment Eligibility (SLATE) trials to describe the prevalence of tuberculosis (TB) symptoms, diagnosis and treatment among people living with HIV (PLHIV), not on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and presenting at outpatient clinics in South Africa and Kenya. We compared the performance of the WHO four-symptom TB screening tool with a baseline Xpert test.
Opportunity
November 5, 2020

Panagora Group's South Africa office is looking for a service provider to conduct a comprehensive salary survey for professional roles in South Africa.

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November 4, 2020
An IAS conference featuring the latest in COVID-19 prevention science, policy and practice, to be held virtually on February 2, 2021.
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October 29, 2020
A study assessing changes in couples' sexual behaviors after HIV-negative partners discontinued pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and transitioned to rely primarily on their partner's adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for prevention.
Opportunity
October 26, 2020

Panagora Group's South Africa office is looking for an accredited South African university to partner in a mental health research study.

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October 25, 2020
As the gap to reaching targets of controlling and eliminating the HIV pandemic closes, the difficulty to achieve them increases. Achieving aggressive treatment targets will require continued innovation of personalized and differentiated care models, and the proliferation data-driven approaches. USAID’s Data and Advanced Analytics in HIV Service Delivery: Use Cases to Help Reach 95-95-95 details high-priority advanced analytics use cases that could improve HIV service delivery globally.
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October 21, 2020
An inclusive summit for multidisciplinary experts working with adolescents affected by HIV, which will be held as a series of virtual workshops throughout the month of November. Topics will include youth leadership, mental health and psychosocial support interventions, participatory research approaches, and Mhealth and new technologies, among others.
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October 8, 2020

Introduction

Men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women (TGW) are at increased risk for acquiring HIV, but there are limited HIV incidence data for these key populations in Africa.

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October 8, 2020

Introduction

Some observational data suggest that the progestogen injectable contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) may increase a woman’s risk of HIV acquisition but a randomized clinical trial did not find a statistically significant incre

News
October 2, 2020

As of October 2020, South Africa has the highest recorded number of total cases of COVID-19 and reported deaths from COVID-19 in Africa, and the ninth highest number of cases in the world.