Presentations

 

" What's new on HIV in Belgium in 2017? "

 

08:30 - 09:00       Registration

09:00 - 09:10       Welcome : Marie-Luce Delforge - Erasme

09:10 - 09:20       Opening remarks & Tribute to Dr Kabeya Kabamba: Stéphane De Wit -   

                                          BREACH Chair

09:20 - 09:40       Belgian figures 2016 (HIV + STIs)  André Sasse -  WIV-ISP

09:40 - 10:30       Session 1: PrEP

                              Chairs : Sophie Henrard - Erasme / Sandra Van den Eynde  - Sensoa

       ·      09:40 - 10:00 : Update on PrEP:  Béa Vuylsteke - ITM

       ·      10:00 - 10:15 : Should we screen for STI in PrEP programs?: Chris Kenyon - ITM

       ·      10:15 - 10:30 : Discussion

10:30 - 11:00             Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:15       Session 2: BASIC SCIENCE

                              Chair : Michel Moutschen - CHU Liège

      ·      Basic Science – based on 3-4 best papers (Clinical, Lab and Community) 
          Linos Vandekerckhove - Ugent

11:15 - 12h45      Session 3:  MIGRANTS

                              Chairs : Maureen Louhenapessy -Sidaids Migrants / Eric Florence -ITM

     ·      11:30 - 11:50: Sexual health promotion and HIV/STIs prevention among migrants in

              Brussels region : Analyzing the situation and planning the 2018-2022 strategies  -

              Eloise Lion - Observatoire du Sida & des Sexualités

     ·      11:50 - 12:10: Cascade of Care amongst Migrants in Belgium and in Europe -

              Rémy Demeester- CHU Charleroi

     ·      12:10 - 12:25: AMASE : Anne-Françoise Gennotte - Saint-Pierre University

              Hospital

     ·      12:25 - 12:45: Stigma & Discrimination :

          - The serophobia in action against Sub-Saharan Migrants (SAM) living with HIV -

             Charlotte Pezeril - Observatoire du Sida & des Sexualités

          - Manifestations of HIV-related stigma among Sub-Saharan Migrants (SAM) living in

             Flanders - Lazare Manirankunda - ITM

     ·      12:45 - 13:00: Discussion

12:45 - 13:00     3 best papers

13:00 - 14:00           Lunch

14:00 - 15:00     Session 4: AGING

                           Chairs: Bernard Vandercam UCL / Sabine Allard - UZ Brussel

      ·      14:00 - 14:20 : The Amsterdam Age HIV Cohort: an overview - Ferdinand Wit

               Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam

      ·     14:20 - 14:30 : Co-morbidities : results from the BREACH Research –

               Stéphane De Wit  - Saint-Pierre University Hospital

      ·      14:30 - 14:45 : Geriatric Frailty : Thierry Pepersack - Institut Jules Bordet

      ·      14:45 – 15:00: Discussion

15:00 - 15:15      Modelization of added value of AIDS Reference Centers: Rémy Demeester -CHU Charleroi

15:15 - 15:30      3 best posters

15:30 - 16:00           Coffee Break

16:00 - 16h45    Session 5: NEWS ON HIV TESTING

     Chairs: Chris Verhosftede - UZ Gent / Sigi Van den Wijngaert - LHUB- ULB

      ·      16:00 - 16:15:  Diagnosis schemes in the context of PrEP: Katrien Fransen - ITM

      ·      16:15 - 16:35: Reaching out key communities in times of new prevention tools -

           Frank Vanbiervliet - ExAequo, Thierry Martin – Plate-Forme 

           Prévention sida, Simon Englebert - Sida Sol

      ·      16:35 – 16:45:  discussion

16:45                    Update on the National Plan - Sandra Van den Eynde - Sensoa

17:00                    Reception