Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)

Event
August 13, 2020

The Southern African HIV Clinicians Society (SAHCS) invites you to a CPD accredited CME-meeting.

Date: Thursday, 13 August 2020 from 17h30 to 19h00 SAST

Agenda:
Introduction by Chair | Prof Linda-Gail Bekker

News
July 21, 2020

AVAC is excited to share a whole new way to visualize and explore the data from our Global PrEP Tracker, a database that documents oral PrEP uptake around the world.

News
June 23, 2020

Under level 5 and 4 of South Africa’s COVID-19 lockdown regulations adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 14 to 24 years could not meet face-to-face in specially created safe spaces with counsellors, as part of a combination HIV intervention programme.

News
May 22, 2020

UNAIDS warmly welcomes the announcement that the long-acting injectable cabotegravir is safe and effective in preventing HIV among gay men and other men who have sex with men and transgender women.

Resource
May 18, 2020

Introduction: 

Heterosexual men are not considered a key population in the HIV response and are mostly absent from pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) studies to date. Yet, South African men face considerable HIV risk.

Resource
May 4, 2020

Status

Ongoing

Phase

Demo Project

Objective

News
April 14, 2020

The Department of Health aims to make a pill to prevent HIV infection available at all community health centres and primary healthcare clinics in South Africa by end September this year.

Resource
December 30, 2019
We examine acceptability of a long‐acting injectable PrEP among HIV‐uninfected women in Zimbabwe, South Africa and two United States phase 2 trial sites.
News
November 28, 2019

A second case of HIV transmission from someone interrupting their HIV therapy as part of a cure study has been published.

Blog
November 27, 2019
This installment wraps up the ACCESS PrEP blog series and talks about combination prevention, particularly the effects of oral PrEP use on condom use.