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20th Annual Antiviral Therapy & Drug Resistance Meeting
Evolving Concepts in Antiviral Therapy and Drug Resistance

Thursday 15 September 2016, Wellcome Collection, London

Resistance 2016

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The 20th Annual Antiviral Therapy & Drug Resistance Meeting was held at the Wellcome Collection in London on Thursday 15 September 2016.



Presentations

Welcome and Introduction
Professor Anna Maria Geretti, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool
Professor Jonathan Weber, Imperial College London

Debate 1: HIV PrEP

Evolving evidence
Dr Jean-Michel Molina, Hôpital Saint-Louis, Paris, France

Tackling implementation
Dr Mags Portman, Mortimer Market Centre, London

The Year in Review

Emerging data in HIV and Co-infections
Professor Lucy Dorrell, University of Oxford

Debate 2: Starting therapy with transmitted HIV drug resistance

Epidemiology of recent HIV infections in the UK
Dr Valerie Delpech, Public Health England

Current UK trends in transmitted resistance to reverse transcriptase, protease and integrase inhibitors
Dr Tamyo Mbisa, Public Health England

Emerging evidence and knowledge gaps to inform treatment guidelines
Dr Marta Boffito, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

Keynote Lecture

Host genotypes associated with HCV transmission
Professor Bill Paxton, University of Liverpool

Research in Progress: Diagnosing blood-borne viruses in A&E

Abstracts:

BBV testing in the emergency department: The Royal London experience
Dr Sarah Ramsay, Barts Health NHS Trust, London

BBV testing in the emergency department: The Chelsea & Westminster experience
Dr Ann Sullivan, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

BBV seroprevalence in the emergency department: The Royal Free and University College Hospital experience
Miss Georgina Ireland, Public Health England

BBV screening in the emergency department: Linkage to care
Dr Gaia Nebbia, Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London

BBV screening in the emergency department: From study to implementation
Dr Sarah O'Connell, St James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Clinical Cases

Dr Tristan Barber, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
Dr Laura Waters, Mortimer Market Centre, London

Debate 3: The outlook for patients with multi-class experience

Setting the scene: Multi-class experience and the emerging pipeline
Professor Anna Maria Geretti, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool

Prevalence of multi-class drug resistance among HIV-positive children transitioning into adult care
Dr Jeannie Collins, MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, London

The emerging pipeline: New integrase inhibitors
Dr Kirsten White, Gilead Sciences International


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Professor Anna Maria Geretti, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool
Professor Jonathan Weber, Imperial College London

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Medical staff in career-grade posts who are enrolled with one of the Federations of Royal Colleges for Continuing Professional Development can receive CPD credits at the rate of one CPD credit per hour (exclusive of travel, refreshments or social activities). The conference has been allocated 6 CPD credits with the unique reference code: 106115. Certificates for attendance were supplied in the conference packs that were handed out at the registration desk.