Valdiléa G. Veloso, Evandro Chagas National Institute of Infectious Diseases - Fiocruz

Evandro Chagas National Institute of Infectious Diseases - Fiocruz

Presenter Of 2 Presentations

Non-Commercial Satellite

ImPrEP lessons learned on PrEP in Brazil, Mexico and Peru

Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4
Non-Commercial Satellite

Live Q&A

Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4

Moderator Of 1 Session

Non-Commercial Satellite
Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4
Date
Thu, Jul 9, 2020
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Session Description
The symposium builds on the experience of the UNITAID-funded PrEP implementation project (ImPrEP) in Brazil, Mexico and Peru and south-south cooperation among Latin American countries, to examine the current access to PrEP for Men who have Sex with Men and Trans Women in Latin America (LA), highlighting successful approaches, enabling factors and challenges related to PrEP programming and scale up in the context of combination prevention strategies. It presents an overview of current access to PrEP in LA, emphasizing policy uptake and implementation experiences in public and community-based health services; debates community-driven demand creation, awareness and advocacy for PrEP; analyzes successful approaches to implement PrEP services within national HIV prevention strategies through the description of country case studies; and showcase the experience of the ImPrEP project in pioneering access to PrEP in LA, enhancing community-engagement, and fostering south-south collaboration.

Presenter Of 1 Presentation

Bridging session

Conclusion

Moderator Of 1 Session

Bridging session
Room
Symposia and bridging sessions On-Demand Channel
Session Description
This session will focus on successful strategies for implementing people-centred PrEP. It will share some innovative strategies to retain people on PrEP, such as integration into existing services, specifically family planning and STIs clinics.

Presenter Of 1 Presentation

Oral abstract session

OAC0505 - Factors associated with early continuation (EC) of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among young MSM (YMSM) in Brazil, Peru and Mexico: The ImPrEP Study

Presenter Of 2 Presentations

Bridging session

Conclusion

Oral abstract session

Factors associated with early continuation (EC) of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among young MSM (YMSM) in Brazil, Peru and Mexico: The ImPrEP Study

Moderator Of 1 Session

Bridging session
Room
Symposia and bridging sessions On-Demand Channel
Session Description
This session will focus on successful strategies for implementing people-centred PrEP. It will share some innovative strategies to retain people on PrEP, such as integration into existing services, specifically family planning and STIs clinics.

Presenter Of 4 Presentations

Non-Commercial Satellite

Live Q&A

Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4
Bridging session

Conclusion

Non-Commercial Satellite

ImPrEP lessons learned on PrEP in Brazil, Mexico and Peru

Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4
Oral abstract session

Factors associated with early continuation (EC) of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among young MSM (YMSM) in Brazil, Peru and Mexico: The ImPrEP Study

Moderator Of 2 Sessions

Bridging session
Room
Symposia and bridging sessions On-Demand Channel
Session Description
This session will focus on successful strategies for implementing people-centred PrEP. It will share some innovative strategies to retain people on PrEP, such as integration into existing services, specifically family planning and STIs clinics.
Non-Commercial Satellite
Organizer
National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas / Fiocruz Brazil; Universidad Peruana Caetano Heredia Peru; National Institute of Public Health Mexico; UNFPA Mexico
Room
Satellite Channel 4
Session Description
The symposium builds on the experience of the UNITAID-funded PrEP implementation project (ImPrEP) in Brazil, Mexico and Peru and south-south cooperation among Latin American countries, to examine the current access to PrEP for Men who have Sex with Men and Trans Women in Latin America (LA), highlighting successful approaches, enabling factors and challenges related to PrEP programming and scale up in the context of combination prevention strategies. It presents an overview of current access to PrEP in LA, emphasizing policy uptake and implementation experiences in public and community-based health services; debates community-driven demand creation, awareness and advocacy for PrEP; analyzes successful approaches to implement PrEP services within national HIV prevention strategies through the description of country case studies; and showcase the experience of the ImPrEP project in pioneering access to PrEP in LA, enhancing community-engagement, and fostering south-south collaboration.