Seminar

MWRI Work-in-Progress "Novel approaches to evaluate the preclinical safety and efficacy of antiretroviral pre-exposure prophylaxis of HIV infection"



Date
December 2, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Ian McGowan, MD, PhD, FRCP
Professor of Medicine, Dept of Gstroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
Magee-Womens Research Institute, Conference Center, 1st Floor
Admission
Physicians earn 1.0 CME credits
Light lunch provided and registration is not required.
Description


This talk will cover recent advances in the development of rectal microbicides and long-acting injectable agents for HIV prevention. There will be a particular focus on the mucosal assays used to evaluate the safety and efficacy of these novel agents.