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IAS 2011 in Rome: An exciting opportunity

Posted 21 juin 2013, 11:14 , by Guest

By Ranjita Biswas, India, IAS 2011 Media Scholarship Recipient

Earning a media scholarship to attend the 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011 ) in Rome, gave me an opportunity to interact with researchers, organizers, and most important of all, be privy to  the exciting news about Treatment as Prevention. As revealed at the IAS 2013, breaking news kind of information in the AIDS-related field, separate studies provided the first evidence that a daily oral dose of More...

Volunteering at the IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention

Posted 20 juin 2013, 10:47 , by Guest

By Franziska Perl, AIDS 2010 and IAS 2011 volunteer

The first time I volunteered was for the XVIII International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2010) in Vienna, Austria. I had never volunteered before and given the opportunity that this well-attended international event was held in the city where I lived, I was very excited to become part of it.

I was about to pick up my badge and my T-shirt at the conference venue, when I noticed that some volunteers were already busy packing conference material into delegate bags. More...