HIV/AIDS Conference 201710 November, 2017
On 10 November 2017, C.H.O.I.C.E. organized "HIV/AIDS Conference 2017 : Frontiers in HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment". We have assembled a panel of 6 local and international HIV/AIDS experts and frontline medical practitioners to share their views on the current HIV/AIDS epidemics and the challenges facing HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment. The conference provided a forum for knowledge exchange between HIV/AIDS professionals. We registered more than 150 attendees for the conference, including representatives from non-governmental organizations, health care professional, frontline practitioners from other public health institutions and students.


1. HIV, STI and viral hepatitis among MSM
Dr. Naoko Ishikawa
HIV Care and Treatment, HIV, Hepatitis, and Sexually Transmitted
Infections Unit, Division of Communicable Diseases, WPRO

2. Progress towards the 90-90-90 Targets globally and in Asia
Pacific region
Ms. Amakobe SANDE
UNAIDS China Director

3. HIV Prevention and Treatment Research: Select 2017 Highlights
Dr. Jeremy ROSS
TREAT Asia’s Director of Research

4. Taking on the rising HIV epidemic in Hong Kong
Dr. CHAN Chi Wai, Kenny,
Consultant of Special Preventive Programme,
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health

5. Approach to managing HIV-infected patients with comorbidities
Dr. LEE Man Po
Consultant, Head of AIDS Clinical Service, Department
of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital

6. An update on HIV treatment 2017
Dr. TSANG Tak Yin Owen
Consultant Physician, Department of Medicine
& Geriatrics, Princess Margaret Hospital