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HOPE Physicians Conference. Presenters: Kenneth Mayer, MD, Director of HIV Prevention Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Professor in Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health , Co-Director, The Fenway Institute, Medical Research Director, Fenway Health

The evolving HIV epidemic in American adolescents: New challenges and new tools

Date
January 14, 2020
Time
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

The HIV Online Provider Education Program and
Harvard University Center for AIDS Research
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A HOPE Physicians Conference

“The evolving HIV epidemic in American adolescents: New challenges and new tools”

Presenter
(Remotely)

Dr. Kenneth Mayer trained in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital and in Infectious Diseases and Molecular Epidemiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. As the founding Medical Research Director of Fenway Health, he created a community health research program that has developed an international reputation for its capability to conduct community-based research. He is currently a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a Professor in Global Health and Population at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Attending Physician and Director of HIV Prevention Research at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital. Starting in 1994, he has been a site Principal Investigator of NIH-funded HTVN, HPTN, MTN, and ATN clinical trials units, focusing on bio-behavioral HIV prevention research, and a member of the scientific leadership of HPTN and HVTN. He has co-authored more than 900 peer-reviewed publications, co-authored the first text on AIDS for the general public and has co-edited five academic texts. He has served on the national boards of amfAR, HIVMA, and GLMA, was a member of the CDC/HRSA HIV/AIDS Advisory Committee, and was a member of the Governing Council of the International AIDS Society. He is an Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the International AIDS Society, and serves on the PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board.


Kenneth Mayer, MD
Director of HIV Prevention Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Professor in Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Co-Director, The Fenway Institute
Medical Research Director, Fenway Health


Tuesday, January 14, 2020

7 - 8 AM, EST US | 2 - 3 PM, South Africa


In-person Location:
MGH Cox Building, 6th Floor Conference Room (breakfast will be provided)

Joining via Webinar:
Click the link below on the morning of the conference - NO registration or RSVP required!


Join the HOPE Conference


For more details, please contact Delaney Taylor at dtaylor18@partners.org

Visit our website at http://www.hopeconference.net/ for archived presentations and lecture slides!