HIV Rapid Testing-Rapid Results: Increasing Access to HIV Testing, Results, and Services
|Dates:||April 27 - April 29, 2011|
Conrad Hotel Bangkok
In settings where HIV Testing and Counseling (HTC) is provided, HIV rapid testing (RT) allows for HTC to be more readily accessible with faster results, helps ensure that those tested receive their results, and allows informed decision-making by both providers and patients. Despite benefits of utilizing HIV RT at the point-of-care, implementation barriers remain.
An HIV Rapid Testing Technical Consultation for the Asia region is being held in Thailand which aims to:
Participation in this technical consultation is by invitation only. For additional information, please contact Amy Pepin at firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn more about AIDSTAR-One’s HTC work, visit: http://www.aidstar-one.com/focus_areas/hiv_testing_and_counseling