2007 AIDS and STD Research Symposium

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December 10, 2007 Harborview Research and Training Building Agenda 9:00 - 9:15 Ann Collier MD Sheila Lukehart PhD Welcome Remarks 9:15 - 9:45 Jared Baeten MD PhD Senior Fellow, Medicine Preparing for a Multi-site Trial of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Against HIV 9:45 - 10:15 Marta Bull PhD Senior Fellow, Medicine and Seattle Children’s Research Institute HIV-1 in the Female Genital Tract: Compartment or Reservoir of Viral Variants 10:15 - 10:45 Break 10:45 - 11:15 David Huh Graduate Student, Psychology Findings from Project PAL: Did Peer and Pager Support Promote HAART Adherence at Madison Clinic? 11:15 - 11:45 Mike Hensel Graduate Student, Pathobiology Homing Molecule Expression in Herpes Specific CD8+ T-cells 11:45 - 12:45 Lunch 12:45 - 1:45 Grace John-Stewart MD, MPH, PhD Lisa Frenkel MD Stephen Gloyd MD, MPH Zane Brown MD Panel Discussion: Prevention of STD-Related Neonatal Infections and Complications 1:45 - 2:15 Anne Piantadosi Graduate Student, Pathobiology, UW Medical Scientist Training Program The Incidence and Timing of HIV-1 Superinfection in a Cohort of High-Risk African Women 2:15 - 2:45 Rachel Katzenellenbogen, MD Acting Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Regulation of Telomerase by Human Papillomavirus 16E6 and NFX1-123 2:45 - 3:15 Break 3:15 - 3:45 Tim Menza, BA Graduate Student, Epidemiology Prediction of HIV Seroconversion Among Men Who Have Sex with Men 3:45 - 4:15 Roxanne Pieper Kerani PhD Epidemiologist, Public Health – Seattle and King County Affiliate Assistant Professor, Epidemiology HIV Among African-born Persons in Selected Areas of the United States: A Hidden Epidemic? 4:15 - 5:15 Martina Morris, PhD Professor, Sociology and Statistics Keynote Address: Disparities in HIV and STI: Explanations with Global Reach and Local Relevance