LAUNCH OF "HAWAIʻI TO ZERO"
UH Hawai'i Center for AIDS presents:
LAUNCHING of the ‘Hawaiʻi To Zero’ (H20) Cure Initiative:
FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT OUR NEW INITIATIVE WEBSITE AT : http://hawaii2zero.jabsom.hawaii.edu
The "Hawaiʻi to Zero" Launch
Saturday, Dec. 5th, 8am-4pm
Sullivan Conference Center, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center, Kakaʻako
*This is a FREE event, you MUST register to attend. Seating is limited
HAWAIʻI TO ZERO CONFERENCE: State of the Art and Current Efforts in HIV Cure and Prevention: This conference will inform the audience about current research nationally and internationally, in HIV cure and prevention and what Hawaiʻi is contributing to these efforts. Nationally recognized experts, and Timothy Brown, aka “the Berlin Patient,” now cured of HIV, will address the conference.
***The Hawaiʻi Consortium for Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Hawaiʻi Consortium for Continuing Medical Education designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
QUESTIONS ? TROUBLE REGISTERING?
Call: (808) 692-1340 or Email: HICFA@hawaii.edu
HAWAIʻI TO ZERO CONFERENCE : "State of the Art and Current Efforts in HIV Cure and Prevention"
8:00 am - 8:30 am - Registration, Opening Ceremony
8:30 am - WELCOME Jerris Hedges, MD, Dean of the John A. Burns School of Medicine
8:30 am - 8:45 am - Opening Statement Virginia Pressler MD, Director, Hawaiʻi State Department of Health
8:45 am - 9:00 am - Why do we need a cure? The problem with chronic inflammation Cecilia Shikuma MD, Professor, Medicine JABSOM
9:00 am - 9:30 am - Where are we now in HIV cure research? Mario Stevenson Ph.D., Chief Division of Infectious Diseases, Miller School of Medicine,University of Miami
9:30 am - 10:00 am - HIV cure initiative at the Hawaiʻi Center for AIDS Lishomwa Ndhlovu MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Tropical Medicine, JABSOM
10:00 am - 10:30 am - Personal experience and vision for the future in HIV cure Timothy Brown, individual cured of HIV
10:30 am - 10:45 am - BREAK
10:45 am - 11:15 am - Hawaiʻi to Zero: What is the role of prevention? Jane Simoni PhD, Professor, Department of Psychology, Co-Director of the Program on Global Mental Health, University of Washington
11:15 am - 11:45 am - HIV prevention efforts in Hawaiʻi - state of the art and barriers Tim McCormick, HIV Medical Management Services Section, STD/AIDS Prevention Branch, Hawaiʻi State Department of Health
11:45 am - 12:15 pm - Closing Remarks, Panel discussion
LUNCH: (provided for registered participants) On the grounds of the Kakaʻako Campus
Lunch Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
GRAND OPENING of the UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI CLINICS AT KAKAʻAKO: Future home of the Clint Spencer Clinic, HIV Research Clinic, some UH Cancer Center Trials, R-MATRIX translational research, and other research-centered care by providers with UH health sciences.
Blessing of the Clinic: 2:00 pm
Open House until 4:00 pm
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT "HAWAIʻI TO ZERO" VISIT : http://hawaii2zero.jabsom.hawaii.edu
GRAND OPENING of the UH CLINICS AT KAKA'AKO
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"Hawaiʻi to Zero" Launch Keynote Speakers
Click HERE to unveil the honorary keynote speakers of the "Hawaiʻi to Zero" conference
Click HERE to make a donation to the "Hawai'i To Zero" Cure Initiative