Congress Presentations

MONDAY

OPENING PLENARY

HIV - How to get to zero infections?

Room : Toubkal / 6:00pm - 7:00pm

TUESDAY

BREAKFAST SESSION

Hologics Symposium Frontiers in STI testing: A more comprehensive approach to diagnosis. Thinking outside the "clinic" box: Can we cure more STIs outside the clinic? Charlotte Gaydos

Room : Orangeraie / 7 :00 am -8 :00 am

PLENARY 1

Epidemiology of sexually transmitted infections in the Middle East and North Africa: Knowns and unknowns

8:00am - 9:00am

MINI-PLENARY 1

Molecular and Genomic Approaches in Screening for N. gonorrhoeae Antimicrobial Resistance

Room : Oliveraie / 9:05am -10:35am

MINI-PLENARY 2

Combination Prevention Strategies

Room : Palmeraie / 9:05am -10:35am

MINI-PLENARY 3

Facing the Challenges of Trichomonas vaginalis, Mycoplasma genitalium and Bacterial Vaginosis: Time to Raise the Bar?

Room : Orangeraie / 9:05am -10:35am

ORAL SESSION 1

Antimicrobial Resistance in Neisseria gonorhoeae -1

Room : Oliveraie / 10:45am -12:15am

ORAL SESSION 2

Novel Approaches to HIV Testing

Room : Orangeraie / 10:45am -12:15am

ORAL SESSION 3

STIs in Vulnerable and High Risk Population

Room : Palmeraie / 10:45am -12:15am

SYMPOSIUM 1

Tackling the High HIV/STI Burden Among MSM: Can we do better?

Room : Toubkal / 10:45am -12:15am

SYMPOSIUM 2

Mathematical Modeling for Sexually Transmitted Infections: Basic Science and Epidemiology Applications

Room : Roseraie / 10:45am -12:15am

PLENARY 2

Impacts of 21st century tools to stem the global burden of HPV

Room : Toubkal / 1:30pm -2:30pm

ORAL SESSION 4

Herpes Simplex Virus: Surveys, Therapies And Vaccines

Room : Orangeraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

ORAL SESSION 5

STI Prevention

Room : Oliveraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

SYMPOSIUM 3

Advancing Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Infections through Innovations in Diagnostic Technology: Opportunities and New Horizons

Room : Palmeraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

SYMPOSIUM 4

Les IST et le VIH en Afrique – La nécessité de renforcer les efforts

Room : Roseraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

Debate 1

PrEP Should Be Made Available to All HIV Negative Individuals on Demand

Room : Toubkal / 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Clinical Case Study 1

Management of a pregnant woman with HSV

Room : Toubkal / 5:00 pm -5:30 pm

IUSTI Africa Regional Meeting

Room : Palmeraie / 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

WEDNESDAY

BREAKFAST SESSION

ASTDA Breakfast workshop - Bootcamp for young investigators and clinicians: Surviving and thriving

Room : Palmeraie / 7 :00 am -8 :00 am

PLENARY 3

Challenges of STIs in Africa

Room : Toubkal / 8:00am - 9:00am

MINI-PLENARY 4

Implications of the Microbiome on STIs

Room : Orangeraie / 9:05am -10:35am

MINI-PLENARY 5

Progress in Vaccine Development for STIs

Room : Palmeraie / 9:05am -10:35am

MINI-PLENARY 6

Preventing, Managing and Diagnosing HIV and Associated Co-infections

Room : Oliveraie / 9:05am -10:35am

ORAL SESSION 6

Antimicrobial Resistance in Nesseiria gonorrhoeae -2

Room : Roseraie / 10:45am -12:15am

ORAL SESSION 7

STI Prevalence in Different Populations

Room : Palmeraie / 10:45am -12:15am

ORAL SESSION 8

HIV and Malignancies

Room : Orangeraie / 10:45am -12:15am

SYMPOSIUM 5

Syphilis - We Can Always Learn More

Room : Toubkal / 10:45am -12:15am

SYMPOSIUM 6

STI Situation and Response in the Eastern Mediterranean Region

Room : Oliveraie / 10:45am -12:15am

PLENARY 4

Health implication of genomic technologies for diagnosis and epidemiology – Sexually transmitted infections

Room : Toubkal / 1:30pm -2:30pm

ORAL SESSION 9

Diseases and Disorders Associated with HIV Infection

Room : Roseraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

ORAL SESSION 10

Antiretroviral Therapy And Drug Resistance

Room : Palmeraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

SYMPOSIUM 7

STI Services from Three Continents: Past and Future

Room : Oliveraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

SYMPOSIUM 8

Translating Research into Practice: Successes and Challenges of PrEP as an HIV Prevention Strategy

Room : Orangeraie / 2:30pm -4:00pm

Debate 2

Bacterial Vaginosis is a Sexually Transmitted Infection

Room : Toubkal / 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Clinical Case Study 2

Zika and STI Transmission

Room : Toubkal / 4:55 pm – 5:30 pm

THURSDAY

ORAL SESSION 11

HIV Prevention and Outreach

Room : Roseraie / 8:00am - 9:30am

ORAL SESSION 12

HIV Epidemiology and Testing

Room : Palmeraie / 8:00am - 9:30am

ORAL SESSION 13

HIV Co-Infections

Room : Oliveraie / 8:00am - 9:30am

SYMPOSIUM 9

Chlamydia - The Good, the Bad and the Promising

Room : Orangeraie / 8:00am - 9:30am

ORAL SESSION 14

HIV and Hepatitis and Other Co-Infections

Room : Roseraie / 9:35am -11:05am

ORAL SESSION 15

STI Diagnosis and Epidemiology

Room : Palmeraie / 9:35am -11:05am

SYMPOSIUM 10

STIs and Pregnancy

Room : Orangeraie / 9:35am -11:05am

CLOSING PLENARY

Empowering Women and Girls to Tackle STIs and Poverty

Room : Toubkal / 11:15am -12:15pm