Center for AIDS Research

HIV Research in Women Symposium


Albert Einstein -Montefiore Center for AIDS research (Einstein-Montefiore CFAR) is pleased to announce a conference on HIV research in Women on December 8th and 9th 2014.The goal of the program is to identify gaps in knowledge related to HIV and women and develop strategies for future research to move the field forward, to generate collaborative research among the different CFARs and with other research networks, highlighting cutting edge science, and to promote and emphasize opportunities for young investigators.

The specific aims of the conference were to:

1. HIV Eradication and Avenues to a Cure
2. HIV Prevention
3. Clinical disease and comorbidities


Registration for the Center for AIDS Research: Joint Symposium on Women and HIV is now open. Please click here to register.

Call for Abstracts

If you are interested in submitting an abstract, please click here. The deadline for abstract submissions is October 20, 2014 at 11:59PM.

Confirmed speakers for the HIV in Women Research Symposium include: 
HIV Eradication and Avenues to a Cure:
Dr. Jonathan Karn, Estrogen Receptor and sex differences in HIV latency
Dr. K. Luzuriaga, Pediatric
Dr. Dan Kuritzkes, Clinical

HIV Prevention:
Dr. Walid Heneine, Basic Science
Dr. Dorothy Mbori-Ngacha, PMTCT B+
Dr. Judy Auerbach, PrEP Implementation

Clinical Disease and comorbidities:
Dr. Natanya Sandler Utay, Inflammation in non-communicable Disease
Dr. Jennifer Smith, Cervical cancer prevention
Dr. Serena Spudich, Clinical neurocognitive dysfunction
Dr. Michael Yin, Bone and musculoskeletal disease 


Radisson Hotel
1 Radisson Plaza
New Rochelle, NY 10801
To make your reservation please click here
With the promotional code (WHIVCF)rooms from Sunday, December 7th through Wednesday December 9th will be $124 each night.
When making the reservation, please click the "More Search Options" link after selecting your check-in and check-out dates and under promotional code, input the promo code: WHIVCF.Please be sure to make your reservation at the Radisson Hotel prior to November 25th. 


December 8th & 9th, 2014 

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