NAM was the official online partner for scientific reporting at the 6th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011), which took place in Rome, Italy, 17-20th July 2011.

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From the NAM blog

NAM's executive director, Caspar Thomson, gave us a flavour of IAS 2011 in the NAM blog.

"Ending the epidemic is scientifically doable"

From 'what if' to 'what now': implementing the new prevention technologies.

Hormonal contraception and HIV

Hormonal contraceptive use increases women’s risk of acquiring and transmitting HIV.

Treatment is prevention

HPTN 052 study shows 96% reduction in transmission when HIV-positive partner starts treatment early.

aidsmap news from IAS 2011

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap

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