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International AIDS Society-Lancet Commission Launch Satellite Event
July 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Organized by International AIDS Society & the Lancet Commission
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CET
Hall 10, at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre
Join the International AIDS Society (IAS) and The Lancet at the launch of a new report, “Advancing global health and strengthening the HIV response in the Sustainable Development Goal era”. This satellite session will present the key findings from the Commission, share the evidence base for building on the successes of the HIV response towards integration, and highlight the need for a global movement that links the HIV community and the global health field in a common undertaking. The plenary presentations and moderated discussion will be followed by a reception where the audience will have the opportunity to meet and further debate with the Commissioners.
1) Welcome and overview
Richard Horton, The Lancet, United Kingdom
Linda-Gail Bekker, Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation, South Africa
Chris Beyrer, Johns Hopkins University, United States
2) Highlights of the Science
3) Moderated Panel Discussion