2017 HIV Cure Summit

Perspectives on Clinical Studies

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Join us for this World AIDS Day community update on HIV cure research. Learn about the very latest developments and get a range of perspectives from:

  • Scientists using sophisticated technologies to advance cure research

  • HIV doctors who have been treating patients since the beginning of the epidemic

  • People living with HIV who have firsthand experience of cure-focused clinical studies

  • Community advocates working tirelessly on behalf of people living with HIV

Robertson Auditorium
UCSF Mission Bay Campus
1675 Owens Street
San Francisco

1:00–4:00 p.m.  Cure Summit
4:00–5:30 p.m.  Reception

RSVP at www.amfar.org/2017summitrsvp

Participants include:

Judith Auerbach, Ph.D.
Independent Science and Policy Consultant
Professor, School of Medicine, UCSF

Lynda Dee
Co-Chair, amfAR Institute Community Advisory Board
AIDS Action Baltimore
Community Advisory Board, DARE MDC

Steven Deeks, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Warner C. Greene, M.D., Ph.D.
Nick and Sue Hellmann Distinguished Professor of Translational Medicine, UCSF
Co-Director, UCSF-Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology Center for AIDS Research

Timothy Henrich, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Peter Hunt, M.D. 
Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Rowena Johnston, Ph.D.
Vice President and Director of Research
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Loren Jones
Person living with the HIV virus for 33 years
amfAR Institute Community Advisory Board
Board Member, Positive Women's Network-USA
Chair, CAB, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies/PRC

Rob Newells
Person living with HIV since 2005
amfAR Institute Community Advisory Board

Satish Pillai, Ph.D.
Associate Investigator, Blood Systems Research Institute
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine, UCSF

Nadia Roan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, UCSF
Visiting Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology

Jeff Taylor
HIV-Positive Activist
Co-Chair, amfAR Institute Community Advisory Board
Community Advisory Board, Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication (CARE)

Paul Volberding, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, UCSF
Director, UCSF AIDS Research Institute
Co-Director, UCSF-Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology Center for AIDS Research

Plus…
Two people living with HIV who will share their firsthand experiences of cure-focused research studies

 

For information contact

Nicole Judd at nicole.judd@amfar.org or 212.806.1621

Or Rebecca Cantor at rebecca.cantor@ucsf.edu or 415.502.5708

RSVP at www.amfar.org/2017summitrsvp

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