2016 Australasian Sexual Health Conference and 2016 Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference
 
*program subject to change
14/11/2016 - Monday
7:00 amRegistration
Foyer L
8:30 am - 10:55 amOpening Plenary [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, University of Melbourne
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, The Royal Adelaide Hospital
Chairperson:
8:30 am - 8:35 amWelcome to Country
Hall L
8:35 am - 8:45 amOpening of Conference by Convenors [More Info]
Hall L
, Co-Convenor, The Royal Adelaide Hospital
, Co-Convenor, University of Melbourne
8:45 am - 9:05 amOpening Address: Discovering Sexual Health [More Info]
Hall L
, Executive Director, No FGM Australia
9:05 am - 9:25 amASHA Oration: ASHA Distinguished Service Awardee [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
9:25 am - 10:10 amRe-thinking HPV and related disease prevention [More Info]
Hall L
, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
10:10 am - 10:55 amThe National Cervical Screening Program: On the Cusp of Change [More Info]
Hall L
, Associate Professor, VCS Pathology
10:55 am - 11:30 amMorning Tea
Exhibition Hall
11.30 am - 1.00 pmProffered Paper Session 1: Clinical Sexual Health & Epidemiology [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University
Chairperson:
Proffered Paper Session 2: Psycho-Social [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
11.30am - 11.45am A Cluster Trial of Molecular Point-Of-Care Tests for Sexually Transmissible Infections (STIs): Treatment Outcomes from Ttango [More Info]
Hall L
, Kirby Institute
11.30am - 11.45am Childhood Problem Behaviour and Subsequent Sexual Risk Behaviour: A Prospective Cohort Study [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
11.45am - 12.00pm Direct and Specific Detection of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Ciprofloxacin Susceptibility—Towards Individualised Treatment [More Info]
Hall L
11.45am - 12.00pm The Lived Experience of Sexual Life with HIV: Thematic Synthesis of Qualitative Research [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
12.00pm - 12.15pm Efficacy of Pristinamycin for Treatment Resistant Mycoplasma Genitalium [More Info]
Hall L
, Sexual Health Physician, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital; Associate Professor, Monash University, VIC, Australia
12.00pm - 12.15pm Culture Clash? Constructions of Sexual and Reproductive Health from the Perspective of 1.5 Generation Migrants in Australia Using Q Methodology [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
12.15pm - 12.30pm Microbiological Factors that Contribute to the Development of Incident Bacterial Vaginosis: A Longitudinal Cohort Study [More Info]
Hall L
12.15pm - 12.30pm Recreational Drug Use among New Zealand Gay and Bisexual Men and Its Association with HIV and STI Risk [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
12.30pm - 12.45pm Prospective Evaluation of the Resistanceplus™ MG Kit, for the Simultaneous Detection of Mycoplasma Genitalium (MG) and Azithromycin Resistance Mutations [More Info]
Hall L
12.30pm - 12.45pm Psychological Motivations and Outcomes of Labiaplasty: Quantitative and Qualitative Perspectives [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
12.45pm - 1.00pm Should Female Partners of Men with Pathogen Negative Non-Gonococcal Urethritis (NGU) be Informed and Treated? [More Info]
Hall L
, Monash University, The Alfred - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, VIC, Australia
12.45pm - 1.00pm Understanding Migrants from Burma: Sexual Health Consultations or Deciphering Euphemisms / The Complexities of Sexual Health Communication in Primary Care: Exploring the Needs of Refugees from Burma [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmLunch
Exhibition Hall
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmLunching with the Leaders
L2
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmProffered Paper Session 3: Reproductive Health [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:, Medical Director, Family Planning Victoria
Chairperson:
Proffered Paper Session 4: Clinical Sexual Health & Epidemiology [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Rapid Fire Session: Psycho-Social [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
2:00pm - 2:15pm Contraception and the Australian Male: A Survey of 2,438 Heterosexual Men Using an Online Dating Site. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Family Planning NSW
2.00pm - 2.30pm Anal HPV Incidence and the Role of HPV Vaccination in Anal Cancer Prevention in Older Gay and Bisexual Men (GBM) / Predictors of 12-Month Persistent High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (HSIL) In a Cohort of Gay and Bisexual Men (GBM) / Can Biomarkers Predict Anal High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (HSIL) That Are Likely to Persist in Gay and Bisexual Men (GBM)? [More Info]
Hall L
, Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales
, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
, The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales
2:00pm - 2:06pm Implementing an Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Screening Tool in an Abortion Setting [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Pregnancy Advisory Centre
2:15pm - 2:30pm Intrauterine Devices and Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Dispelling the Myth [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
2.06pm -2:12pm Transguidance SA – A Model for Providing Volunteer Peer Support Services for Transgender and Gender Diverse People and Their Supporters [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
2:30pm - 2:45pm Access, Equity and Costs of Induced Abortion Services in Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
2.30pm - 2.45pm Detection and Management of Syphilis during Pregnancy to Prevent Congenital Syphilis—Strategies Implemented during an Outbreak in the Northern Territory [More Info]
Hall L
, Remote Sexual Health Program Manager, NT Department of Health, NT, Australia
2:12pm - 2:18pm Sexuality and Female Genital Mutilation –The Psycho-Social Impact of Sexual Dysfunction due to Female Genital Mutilation [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, SHine SA
2:45pm - 3:00pm Increasing Access to Medical Termination of Pregnancy through Nurse-Led Models of Care / Decentralising Abortion Services: The Integration of Medical Termination of Pregnancy into a Rural Primary Health Care Setting [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
2:45pm - 3:00pm Prevalence of Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and Trichomonas among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: A Meta-Analysis [More Info]
Hall L
2:18pm - 2:24pm Experience of Domestic Violence Routine Screening in Family Planning NSW Clinics [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Family Planning NSW
3:00 pm - 3:15pm Access to Medical Abortion in NSW: Insights from Women [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
3:00pm - 3:15pm Recent Trends in Syphilis in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and Non-Indigenous Persons in Australia [More Info]
Hall L
2:24pm - 3:30pm Poster Viewing Time [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
3:15pm - 3:30pm “They’re Not the Evil Thing That We Were Trained to Think They Are”: GP Perspectives of Prescribing Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
3:15pm - 3:30pm An Outbreak of Infectious Syphilis in Northern Australia: The Epidemiology and Public Health Response [More Info]
Hall L
, Communicable Disease Control Directorate, Department of Health Western Australia; Australian National University; PathWest Laboratory Medicine Western Australia
3:30pm - 3:45pm Meta-Analysis and Prospective Case Series on the Effectiveness of the Progestin-Only Contraceptives in Management of Hormonally-Sensitive Migraine [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmAfternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall
4.00 pm - 5.30 pmSymposium 1: Education and Sexual Health: Rethinking Practice [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Symposium 2: MORE ≠ LESS: Rethinking Contraception & Abortion [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Medical Director, Family Planning Victoria
4:00pm - 4:30pm Jan Edwards Trainee Session [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
4:00pm - 4:15pm Health and Education: Working Together for Sexual Health [More Info]
Hall L
, Family Planning Victoria
4:00pm - 4:15pm Contraception and Abortion: Let's make access easy! [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, The Royal Women’s Hospital, Austin Health and the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne
4:00pm - 4:15pm Testing for Rectal Chlamydia in Women: Is It Worth It? [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, SA Specialist Sexual Health (Clinic 275), Royal Adelaide Hospital
4:15pm - 4:30pm The Queer Indigenous Body [More Info]
Hall L
4:15pm - 4:20pm Seizing the Moment: Post-Abortion LARC [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Medical Director, Marie Stopes International, NSW, Australia
4:15pm - 4:30pm Gonorrhoea Infections of the Rectum, Pharynx and Urethra in Same-Sex Male Partnerships Attending a Sexual Health Service in Melbourne, Australia. [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Monash University, VIC, Australia
4:20pm - 4:40pm Breaking down barriers: Medical abortion via telemedicine in Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Tabbot Foundation
, Medical Director, Marie Stopes International, NSW, Australia
4.30pm - 5.30pm Rapid Fire Session: Clinical Sexual Health & Epidemiology [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
4:30pm - 4:45pm Responding to the sexual health needs of LGBTIQ young people in Australia: findings from recent research [More Info]
Hall L
4:40pm - 4:50pm Culture versus choice: Key issues for Aboriginal women (a Walgett perspective) [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, CEO, Walgett AMS
4:30pm - 4:36pm Front-To-Back Wiping and Dabbing Wiping Post-Toilet Significantly Associated With Anal Neoplasia & HR-HPV Carriage in High-Risk Women [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:45pm - 5:00pm Best practice delivery of relationships and sexual health education in schools [More Info]
Hall L
, Team Leader, SHine SA
4:50pm - 5:00pm It needs a rethink! How do we increase LARC uptake in primary care? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
4:36pm - 4:42pm The Changing Pattern of Sexually Transmissible Infection and HIV Diagnoses in New South Wales Publicly-Funded Sexual Health Clinics, 2010-2014 [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, NSW STI Programs Unit, NSW Health
5:00pm - 5:05pm Why aren’t Australian young women keen on IUDs? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University
4:42pm - 4:48pm The Molecular Epidemiology of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae in New South Wales, 2012-2014 [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
5:00pm - 5:30pm Panel Discussion
Hall L
5:05pm - 5:30pm Panel Discussion
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
4:48pm - 4:54pm Injecting Drug Use Is Associated With High Risk Sexual Practices and Sexually Transmissible Infections among Gay Men [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:54pm - 5:00pm Higher STI Yield among Asymptomatic Gay Men Attending a Community-Based Shop-Front Service Compared with a Fast-Track Sexual Health Clinic Service [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
5:00pm - 5:06pm Is the Increase in Syphilis Cases in Victoria due to Increased Testing? [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Burnet Institute
5:06pm- 5:12pm Gonorrhoea Positivity and Risk Factors among Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Women Attending Sexual Health Clinics in Australia [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
5:12pm - 5:18pm Gonorrhoea among Males (2011-2014) In Victoria, Informed by the Australian Collaboration for Coordinated Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance (ACCESS). [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
5:18pm - 5:24pm Pro-active Follow-up of Victims of Sexual Assault: An Initiative to Improve Medical Care in Inner Sydney [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
5:30 pm - 6:30 pmWelcome Reception
Exhibition Hall

15/11/2016 - Tuesday
6:30 amRegistration
Foyer L
7:00 am - 8:30 amFAMSACA Breakfast
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
7:00 am - 7:30 amBreakfast
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
7:30 am - 8:30 amCase Presentations & Discussion
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
9:00 am - 10:30 amPlenary 2 [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, The Royal Adelaide Hospital
Chairperson:
9:00 am - 9:45 amGollow Lecture [More Info]
Hall L
, Associate Professor, The Kirby Institute, UNSW, Australia
9:45 am - 10:30 amStronger than the sum of our parts: the importance of a multidisciplinary and integrated approach to sexual health [More Info]
Hall L
, Professor, University of Hull, UK
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Tea
Exhibition Hall
11:00 am - 12:30 pmSymposium 3: Gender Based Violence: Everybody's Problem [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Symposium 4: Rethinking Testing and Management of Sexually Transmissible Infections [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
11:00am - 11:20am Community led responses to Aboriginal Family Violence [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, CEO Kornar Winmil Yunti
11:00am - 11:15am Pharyngeal gonorrhoea - the holy grail? [More Info]
Hall L
, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, VIC, Australia
11:20am - 11:35am STI considerations following sexual assault: Prophylaxis, early or late treatment [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, The Canberra Hospital
11:15am - 11:30am Challenges in Mycoplasma genitalium and rectal Chlamydia trachomatis treatment [More Info]
Hall L
, Sexual Health Physician, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital; Associate Professor, Monash University, VIC, Australia
11:35am - 11:50am Technology: Friend or Foe [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
11:30am - 11:45am Patient-delivered partner therapy for STIs: the current state of play in Australia [More Info]
Hall L
, Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health
11:50am - 12:10pm Gendered violence and HIV within the multicultural context [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Women’s health Program Coordinator, Relationships Australia SA
11:45am - 12:00pm Sexual transmission of Hepatitis C: who should we be testing and how often? [More Info]
Hall L
, Brighton & Sussex University Hospital / Brighton & Sussex Medical School
12:00pm - 12:10pm The use of information technology to improve sexual health care [More Info]
Hall L
, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, VIC, Australia
12:10pm - 12:30pm Panel Discussion
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
12:10pm - 12:30pm Panel Discussion
Hall L
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunch
Exhibition Hall
12:45 pm - 1:15 pmSHine SA Sponsor Session: Come and Try SHine SA’s Aboriginal Sexual Health Activities [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8

1:30 pm - 3:00 pmProffered Paper Session 5: Clinical Sexual Health & Epidemiology [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Professor, University of Hull, UK
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, The Royal Adelaide Hospital
Proffered Paper Session 6: Sexuality [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Rapid Fire Session: Health Promotion & Education [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
Chairperson:, Medical Director, Family Planning Victoria
1:30pm - 1:45pm Chlamydia Control – Where To From Here? Results from the Australian Chlamydia Control Effectiveness Pilot (ACCEPt) [More Info]
Hall L
, Co-Convenor, University of Melbourne
1:30 pm - 1:45pm Women Buying Sex in Australia Prompt Rethink of Gendered Sex Industry Narratives [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1:30 pm -1:36 pm Decentralising Abortion Services. A case study of collaboration in rural Victoria [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
1:45pm - 2:00pm A Chlamydia Diagnosis and Care Cascade for Australian Young People [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute
1:45pm - 2:00pm The Impact of Pornography on Young People's Sexual Lives and Otherwise [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1:36pm - 1:42pm The Sexy Times Zine: An arts-based, youth-led health promotion resource [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Acting Co-Executive Manager CEH, CEH
, Culture, Ethnicity & Health
2:00pm - 2:15pm Chlamydia Positivity as a Predictor of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease in Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Women: A Population Data Linkage Study [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
2:00pm - 2:15pm Early Sexual Experiences of Heterosexual Teenage Males in Australia: A Cross Sectional Survey. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1.42pm - 1.48pm Online Rural Sexual Health Education for Health Practitioners: What’s important and what’s not? [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Sexual Health Physician, Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health, VIC, Australia
2:15pm - 2:30pm Likely Impact of Renewal of the Cervical Screening Program in Australia on the Prevalence of Trichomonas Vaginalis: A Modelling Study [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
2:15pm - 2:30pm Couple Sexual Relationship: When Threesomes Might Not Be Sexy [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1:48 pm- 1:54pm No Question Too Awkward: Nurse Nettie, the Online Sexual Health Nurse [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, NSW STI Programs Unit
2:30pm - 2:45pm Increase in Syphilis Testing and Detection of Early Syphilis among Men Who Have Sex with Men across Australia, 2007-2014 [More Info]
Hall L
2:30pm - 2:45pm A Regional Advocacy Agenda on Transgender Health Research and Surveillance among Transgender People in the ISEAN Region [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
1:54 pm - 2:00 pm Integrating Sexual Health into Youth Early Intervention Mental Health Services [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
2:45pm - 3:00pm The Relationship between Treatment Sensitivity and the Persistence of Gonorrhoea Strains: A Modelling Study [More Info]
Hall L
2:45pm - 3:00pm Q & A
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
2:00pm - 3:00pm Poster Viewing Time
Hall L
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmAfternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmSymposium 5: Indigenous Session [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
Chairperson:
Symposium 6: GP Session [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Rapid Fire Session: Sexuality & Reproductive Health [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
Chairperson:
3.30pm - 3.55pm Final Outcomes of the STRIVE Study: A Stepped Wedge Randomised Trial in 68 Remote Aboriginal Communities using CQI to Improve STI Control [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
3:30pm - 3:45pm Rising Australian epidemics: Gonorrhoea and Syphilis-What is the role of the General Practitioner? [More Info]
Hall L
, Monash University, The Alfred - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, VIC, Australia
3:30pm - 3:36pm MTOP ONE STOP SHOP - Implementing a Medication Abortion Training Model in a Community Based Reproductive and Sexual Health Service. [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Medical Director, Family Planning Victoria
3.45pm - 4.00pm 10 Key Practical Implications of the Renewed National Cervical Screening Programme for GPs and Practice Teams. [More Info]
Hall L
, Sexual Health Physician, Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health, VIC, Australia
3:36pm - 3:42pm Pregnancy Recurrence and Complications after Terminations: An Audit of Abortions in South Australia [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
3:55pm - 4:10pm Variation in Sexual Health Care Delivery at Primary Health Care Level in Australia: Findings from the Audit and Best Practice for Chronic Disease Projects [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Senior Lecturer, Western Australia Centre for Rural Health, University of Western Australia
4:00pm - 4:10pm Sexual Health Services- Western Sydney Youth's Preferred Site of Care for Sexual Health [More Info]
Hall L
3:42 pm - 3:48 pm The Impact of Abortion Attitudes and Stigma on Access in Developed Countries: Findings of a Systematic Review [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:10pm - 4:25pm An Interim Evaluation of Outbreak Response Effectiveness to Control the Syphilis Outbreak in the Northern Territory, 2014-2016 [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Remote Sexual Health Program Manager, NT Department of Health, NT, Australia
4:10pm - 4:25pm Mycoplasma Genitalium - Is this the “New Chlamydia?” [More Info]
Hall L
, Sexual Health Physician, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital; Associate Professor, Monash University, VIC, Australia
3:48pm - 3:54pm A Changing Sexual Landscape of Gay Asian Men in Sydney: Implications for HIV/STI Prevention. [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
, Community Development and Health Promotion Officer , ACON
4:25pm - 4:35pm Methamphetamine, sexual health knowledge and attitudes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people: Results from the GOANNA survey [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Honors Student, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
4:25pm - 4:35pm A Crash Course in HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis ( PrEP) for GPs [More Info]
Hall L
, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Monash University, VIC, Australia
3:54pm - 4:00pm Porn. What Are Young People Actually Watching? [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:35pm - 4:55pm The importance of Community Development, "A Bottoms Up Approach” [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Professor, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia
4.35pm - 4.50pm Emergency Contraception in the Australian Setting: Introducing a New Oral Alternative [More Info]
Hall L
4:00pm - 4:06 pm Sex Life of HIV Positive Gay Men and HIV Negative Gay Men at Balimedika [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:50pm - 5:00pm Q&A
Hall L
4.06pm - 4.12pm The Initiative for Multipurpose Prevention Technologies (IMPT): Building the Movement [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:12pm - 5:00pm Poster Viewing Time
Exhibition Hall

16/11/2016 - Wednesday
6:30 amRegistration
Foyer L
7:00 am - 8:30 am7:00am - 8:30am Australasian Sexual Health and HIV Nurses Association (ASHHNA) Breakfast
Offsite - InterContinental Adelaide
7:00am - 8:30am BMS Platinum Sponsored Satellite: HCV elimination by 2026: Australia leads the world [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6,7 & 8
Chairperson:
8:45 am - 10:30 amSymposium 7: Sexuality [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
ASHM Opening Plenary - HIV Prevention [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, CEO, ASHM
9.00am - 9.20am What Can We Learn from Pornography? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Professor, University of Technology Sydney
8.45am - 9.00am Welcome
Hall L
9:20am - 9:40am Young kids and gender identity. What is WHO playing at? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
9.00am - 9.30am As predicted divergence is happening; HIV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
9.40am - 10.00am Trans Health Matters [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
9.30am - 10.00am PrEP at age 6 [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Vice Chair and Professor, University of Washington, USA
10.00am - 10.30am Panel Discussion
Riverbank Room 6
10.00am - 10.30am Penile microbiome and HIV susceptibility [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Assistant Research Professor, George Washington Milken Institute School of Public Health, USA
10:30 am - 11:30 amMorning Tea
Exhibition Hall
10:40 am- 11:20 amKirby & CSRH Surveillance Reports Info Session
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
11:30 am - 1:00 pmProffered Paper Session - Education and Health Promotion [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Family Planning Victoria
Joint Symposium Session: Prevention of Anal Cancer in Gay and Bisexual Men: The Current State-of-Play and Future Directions [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
HIV & AIDS Symposium Session : Theme A/B Crosstrack - Where are we with the Cure: Science, Trials and Community [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
11:30am - 11:45am Sexual Behaviours and Tinder Usage among Young Australians [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11:30am - 11:45am Epidemiology of Anal HPV and Anal Cancer [More Info]
Hall L
, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
11.30am -12.00pm What is the Science Telling Us? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Kirby Institute, NSW, Australia
11:45am - 12:00pm Music Settings for the Sexual Health Promotion of Young People – Online and Offline. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11:45am - 12:00pm What should we be doing for our patients now? [More Info]
Hall L
, Monash University, The Alfred - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, VIC, Australia
12:00pm - 12:15pm Sexual Health Promotion and STI Prevention on the Margins: Kink, BDSM, and Sexually Adventurous Women [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
12:00pm - 12:15pm An update of the Study for the Prevention of Anal Cancer (SPANC) [More Info]
Hall L
, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
12.00pm - 12.30pm What do the Clinical trials and cohorts tell us? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Alfred Health and Monash University
12:15pm - 12:30pm Sexual Health and Relationships Education (Share) – A Comic Based Resource for Young People from Refugee and Migrant Backgrounds [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Acting Co-Executive Manager CEH, CEH
, Culture, Ethnicity & Health
12:15pm - 12:25pm Educating the community about HPV and anal cancer [More Info]
Hall L
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, NSW, Australia
12:30pm - 12:45pm La Perouse Panthers Knock Out Project [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, HIV/AIDS & Related Programs Unit, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District. Sydney
, Health Promotion Manager , HIV /AIDS and Related Programs Unit, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
12:25pm - 12:35pm A community perspective on anal cancer and anal HPV [More Info]
Hall L
, Positive Life NSW, Australia
12.30pm - 1.00pm What’s in it for me? – Balancing hope and healthy scepticism about HIV cure research [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Executive Officer, Living Positive Victoria, Australia
12:45pm - 1:00pm Relationships and Sexual Health Curriculum in Action [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
12:35pm - 12:40 pm Living through the diagnosis and treatment of anal cancer [More Info]
Hall L
12:40pm - 1:00pm Panel Discussion [More Info]
Hall L
, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, NSW, Australia
, Positive Life NSW, Australia
, Monash University, The Alfred - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, VIC, Australia
, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmLunch
Exhibition Hall
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmAdvances in disease control: recent findings from Australia's only program grant on STIs [More Info]
R7/8 West
, Professor and Program Head, The Kirby Institute, UNSW, Australia
, Sexual Health Physician, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Hospital; Associate Professor, Monash University, VIC, Australia

, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
, Kirby Institute
, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, VIC, Australia
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmASHM AGM
Riverbank Room 6
2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSymposium 8: The Other Side of the Reproductive Coin: Fertility, Conception and Outcomes [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Joint Symposium Session: PrEP implementation, experience and impact [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
HIV & AIDS Symposium Session: Ethical considerations in treatment culture: When push comes to shove [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
2:30pm - 2:45pm Clinical perspectives and research related to advanced parental age and other factors impacting on fertility, conception and reproductive outcomes. What does that mean for women, men and the next generation? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Fertility SA/The University of Adelaide
2.30pm - 2.45pm It’s taken a village: PrEP in Victoria [More Info]
Hall L
, Infectious Diseases Specialist, Alfred Health, VIC, Australia
2.30pm - 2.45pm “You have HIV and you must start treatment today" - how urgent is the need to start? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Professor Director, HIV Medicine, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, VIC, Australia
2:45pm - 3:00pm When forming a family is desired. Fertility decision-making and family circumstances. Research into why women opt to freeze their eggs and impact of a lack of partner during the fertile years [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Monash University
2.45pm - 3.00pm Targeted implementation of PrEP in NSW [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
2.45pm - 3.00pm Holding space for those who hold doubts [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia
3:00pm - 3:15pm Presentation of findings from a pilot research based in Walgett related to family building aspirations, barriers and enablers [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, CEO, Walgett AMS
3.00pm - 3.20pm PrEP in the USA: learning by doing [More Info]
Hall L
, Vice Chair and Professor, University of Washington, USA
3.00pm - 3.20pm Treatment in the context of public health risk [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Director, Sydney Sexual Health Centre, NSW, Australia
3:15pm - 3:30pm Barriers and enablers, men and reproductive role in childbearing decision, implications for public education. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Principal Research Fellow; Endocrinologist, Monash Medical Centre, VIC, Australia
3.20pm - 3.35pm The changing experiences of negotiating sex with (potential) partners for men using PrEP [More Info]
Hall L
, Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW, Australia
3.20pm - 3.35pm The Empowered Patient [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Positive Life NSW, Australia
3:30pm - 3:45pm Sleepwalking into infertility: the need for a public health approach toward advanced maternal age. Better sex education for young people is a public health solution to the problem of maternal age [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University
3.35pm - 3.50pm Do we have the courage and ambition to end HIV in Australia? Examining our progress and prospects through the case of PrEP [More Info]
Hall L
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Australia
3.35pm - 3.50pm Treatment –as-prevention: the impact on clients [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Senior Social Worker, Positive Central (Community HIV Allied Health Team), NSW, Australia
3:45pm - 4.00pm Panel Discussion [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Fertility SA/The University of Adelaide
, Monash University
, CEO, Walgett AMS
, Principal Research Fellow; Endocrinologist, Monash Medical Centre, VIC, Australia
, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University
3.50pm - 4.00pm Q&A
Hall L
3.50pm - 4.00pm Q&A
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmAfternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall
4:00pm - 6:00pmSatellite Symposium - Positive Action Community Grants [More Info]
Exhibition Hall
4:30 pm - 5:30 pmSexual Health Conference Plenary 3 [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, NSW STI Programs Unit, NSW Health
HIV & AIDS Basic Science Symposium: Microbiome - Synergies of Pathogens [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
4:30pm - 5:00pm Rethinking Pornography [More Info]
Hall L
4.30pm - 5.00pm Antimicrobial and Immune Modulatory Effects of Vaginal Microbiota Acid Metabolites and HIV Susceptibility [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Associate Professor, Burnet Institute, VIC, Australia
Sexual Health Closing Ceremony [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, The Royal Adelaide Hospital
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Co-Convenor, University of Melbourne
Chairperson:, NSW STI Programs Unit, NSW Health
Chairperson:, RPA Sexual Health, Sydney Local Health District, NSW, Australia
5.00pm - 5.30pm Sexual transmission of genital anaerobic dysbiosis [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
, Assistant Research Professor, George Washington Milken Institute School of Public Health, USA
5:00pm - 5:30pm Formalities/Prizes/Handover to 2017 Convenor
Hall L
7:00 pm - 11:00 pmConference Dinner
Adelaide Townhall

17/11/2016 - Thursday
8:00 amRegistration
Foyer L
9:00 am - 10:30 amPlenary 2 [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, CEO, ASHM
Chairperson:
9.00am - 9.30am Mind the gap: Progress towards treatment for all and its impact on prevention [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Public health consultant, Public Health England, UK
9.30am - 10.00am Past. Present. Future: Responding to HIV in Papua New Guinea [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit, Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Papua New Guinea
10.00am - 10.30am Keynote 6 What do we need to better understand the needs of mobile and migrant populations in Australia? Is a national response achievable? [More Info]
Hall L
, Program Manager, Western Australian Department of Health, WA, Australia
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Tea
Exhibition Hall
11:00 am - 12:30 pmConcurrent 1: Theme A - Late Breaker Session [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
Chairperson:, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, RMIT University, VIC, Australia
Chairperson:
Concurrent 2: Theme B - Increasing the Demand for HIV Testing [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
, HIV Program Manager, ASHM
Concurrent 3: Theme C - Treatment as Prevention [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, University of New South Wales
Concurrent 4: Theme D - Responding to a Changing HIV Epidemic [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
Chairperson:, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia
Chairperson:
Concurrent 5: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Symposium - 90/90/90 - But who are the 10/10/10? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
Chairperson:, Professor, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia
Chairperson:, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
11:00am - 11:15am Rectal CD4+ T-cells that express CCR6 are associated with HIV persistence in HIV-infected individuals on antiretroviral therapy [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11:00am - 11:30am Innovative ways to improve the demand for testing – update on the technology and review of programs and novel implementation opportunities [More Info]
Hall L

11:00am - 11:15am Earlier Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy in a National Cohort of People Newly Diagnosed With HIV Attending Australian Sexual Health Clinics [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11.00am - 11.15am Negotiating Trust, Struggling for Control: Everyday Narratives of Unwanted Disclosure of HIV Status among People Living With HIV in Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
11.00am - 11.05am Evidence of divergence in HIV rates in Aboriginal and Torres Strat Islander communities; Making sure no-one is left behind in the Australian response [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
11.05am - 12.30pm Panel discussion - How do we ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities are not the 10/10/10? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
, Professor, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia

, Blood Borne Virus Program Coordinator, Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia.  

, Public Health Physician , Aboriginal Health Services in Adelaide, South Australia
, STI/BBV Nurse, Victorian Aboriginal Health Service, VIC, Australia
11:15am - 11:30am Examining the Role of Human Dendritic Cells in Mediating Sexual Transmission of HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11:15am - 11:30am Trends in Viral Suppression among People Living with HIV in Victoria, 2009-2014. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11:15am - 11:30am Local Qualitative Research on the Sexual Behaviour of Gay & Bisexual Men Needed to Help End HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, ACON
11:30am - 11:45am Novel HIV-1 glycoprotein vaccine with enhanced exposure of broad neutralization epitope [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11:30am - 11:45am a[TEST] Oxford Street: A Successful Model of Community Rapid HIV Testing in Sydney / Effect of an Express Testing Service for Gay and Bisexual Men on HIV Testing Frequency in Sydney [More Info]
Hall L
, Sydney Sexual Health Centre
11:30am - 11:45am Perception of Treatment as Prevention among HIV-Positive Gay Men with Sustained Viral Suppression [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11:30am - 11:45am Strategies to Improve Treatment Uptake for People with HIV in NSW [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
11:45am - 12:00pm HIV vaccine-induced protective antibodies: lessons from the sacred cow [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11:45am - 12:00pm Will a Guiding Poster be a Sustainable Intervention in Improving Provider Initiated HIV Testing (PIHT) At Healthcare Settings? [More Info]
Hall L
11:45am - 12:00pm Enhancing HIV Surveillance to Track Performance against the Targets of the New South Wales HIV Strategies 2012-2015 and 2016-2020 [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
11:45am - 12:00pm Home Insemination and HIV Prevention among Same-Sex Attracted Communities in Victoria [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
12:00pm - 12:15pm High-throughput analysis of vaccine-induced antibody-dependent effector functions against HIV-1 [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, Research Assistant , Peter Doherty Institute in Melbourne
12:00pm - 12:15pm Doctors’ Current Practice and Perceived Barriers to HIV Testing in the Emergency Department in Australia [More Info]
Hall L
12:00pm - 12:05pm Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV - What Else to Consider? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, St. Vincent's Hospital, Darlinghurst
12:00pm - 12:15pm “I had to be someone new, to start afresh”: residential mobility of people living with HIV to regional Queensland. / ‘HIV is the least of my worries’: syndemic suffering in people living with HIV in regional Queensland Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
12:05pm - 12:10pm How did you hear about us? Characterising men by the method they found out about a new HIV testing service [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
12:10pm - 12:15 pm HIV “Not Further Specified”: The Limitations in Classifying and Reporting Heterosexual Exposure to HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
12:15pm - 12:30pm Resolution of Cell to Cell Spread of HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
12:15pm - 12:30pm Predictors of HIV Status Disclosure among Sample of Recently HIV-Diagnosed Gay Men in Australia [More Info]
Hall L
12:15pm - 12:30pm Poster Viewing: Highlight Theme C
Riverbank Room 6
12:15pm - 12:30pm Demonstrating the Value of Community-Control in Australia's Response to HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Australia
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmLunch
Exhibition Hall
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmConcurrent 6: Theme A - HIV Persistence and Latency [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
Chairperson:
Concurrent 7: Theme B - Cascade of HIV Care [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Concurrent 8: Theme C - Epidemiology and Surveillance of Diversifying Epidemics [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Program Manager, Western Australian Department of Health, WA, Australia
Concurrent 9: Theme D - Responding to a Changing HIV Epidemic [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
Chairperson:, CEO, ASHM
Chairperson:, Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit, Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Papua New Guinea
Concurrent 10: Sponsored Satellite - Measuring the success of the NSW HIV Strategy - on the road to virtually eliminating HIV transmission by 2020? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
2:00pm - 2:15pm Memory CD4+ T Cells Expressing HLA-DR Contribute to HIV Persistence during Prolonged ART [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, The Westmead Institute for Medical Research, University of Sydney
2:00pm - 2:15pm Comparing HIV Viral Load and CD4 Counts for People Retained in Care to People with Unknown Outcomes [More Info]
Hall L
, Alfred Health and Monash University
2:00pm - 2:15pm Recent Trends in New Diagnoses of HIV in NSW Residents, 2011-2015, Who Report Heterosexual Acquisition of HIV. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Health Protection NSW
2.00pm - 2.10pm Transitioning from donor-driven to nationally led responses in HIV: is it happening? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Professor and Program Head, The Kirby Institute, UNSW, Australia
2.00pm - 2.10pm NSW HIV Strategy, Community Mobilisation and Attitudes to Treatment as Prevention TaSP [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5

2.10pm - 2.20pm The need to be bold in times of rapid change and increasing conservatism [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Senior Research Fellow, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS), La Trobe University
2:10pm - 2:15pm NSW HIV Prevention Partnership Project [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
2:15pm - 2:30pm Using operations research methods to determine features within founder HIV envelope sequences that differentiate them from chronic virus [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
2:15pm - 2:30pm Women, Those Who Inject Drugs, and Younger People More Likely to Have 'Detectable' HIV Viral Loads [More Info]
Hall L
2:15pm - 2:30pm HIV in People Born Overseas, Australia, 2005-2014; a Changing Epidemiology [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2:15pm - 2:20pm HIV Notifications [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
2.20pm - 2.30pm Regional Responses to HIV – the importance of strengthening civil society for successful responses [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Australia
2:20pm - 2:30pm HIV Testing [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
2:30pm - 2:45pm No adverse safety or virological changes two years following a short course of vorinostat in HIV-infected individuals on antiretroviral therapy [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
2:30pm - 2:45pm The Effect of Combination Antiretroviral Therapy (cART) on Life Expectancy in Thailand using the National Health Security Office Database (NHSO) [More Info]
Hall L
2:30pm - 2:45pm Prevention of Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV in Australia: An Analysis of 30 Years of National Surveillance Data [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2.30pm - 2.40pm Money Up Front! Challenges to Resourcing Peer-Led Responses to Maintain Successes and Continue to Meet the Needs of Sex Workers [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
2:30pm - 2:40pm HIV Treatment [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
2.40pm - 2.50pm HIV-funding Regimes: Let's Talk [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
2:40pm - 2:50pm Surveillance of Behavioural Risk [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
2:45pm - 3:00pm Dynamics of Reactivation from Latency in Sivmac239m Infected Macaques [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
2:45pm - 3:00pm Trends of CD4 Response among Asian HIV-Positive Patients Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy in 2003-13: TAHOD-LITE [More Info]
Hall L
2:45pm - 3:00pm Amphetamine-Type-Stimulant Use and HIV Infection: Findings from a Bio-Behavioral Survey of Men Who Have Sex with Men in Hanoi, Vietnam [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2.50pm - 3.00pm Through the looking glass: the Australian BBV/STI research environment [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
2:50pm - 3:00pm PrEP update in NSW and the potential for reducing HIV transmission [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5
, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
3:00pm - 3:15pm HIV Gene Regulation by RNA Interference: Live Intracellular Tracking of RNA-Induced Transcriptional Silencing (RITS) Complex [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
3:00pm - 3:15pm HIV Viral load suppression in adults and children receiving antiretroviral therapy - results for the IEDEA Collaboration [More Info]
Hall L
3:00pm - 3:15pm Extending HIV Testing & Treatment to Young Key Populations: A Health-Systems Strengthening Approach in Indonesia. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
3.00pm - 3.30pm Panel discussion
Riverbank Room 7
3:00pm - 3:30 pm Panel discussion - Is the current HIV response enough to achieve a rapid decline in HIV transmissions? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 5



, Associate Professor, The Kirby Institute, UNSW, Australia


3:15pm - 3:30pm Monocyte Can Potentially Reverse Latency in Pre-Activation But Not Post- Activation Latently Infected Cells. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
3:15pm - 3:30pm Fall in Time from HIV Diagnosis to Commencement of Antiretroviral Therapy 2011-2015 [More Info]
Hall L
3:15pm - 3:30pm Q&A
Riverbank Room 6
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmAfternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmConcurrent 11: Theme A - ACH2 Sponsored Symposium [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Associate Professor, Burnet Institute, VIC, Australia
Concurrent 12: Theme B - HIV Comorbidities: Are we measuring and responding appropriately? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Director, The Kirby Institute, UNSW, Australia
Concurrent 13: Theme C - New approaches to HIV testing [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
Concurrent 14: Theme C/D Crosstrack - Changing concepts of risk, identity and serostatus [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
4:00pm - 4:15pm Pre-clinical evaluation of a mucosal HIV vaccine strategy [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
4:00pm - 4:15pm Comparison of Different Tools Measuring Frailty in Australian Men Living With HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Professor Director, HIV Medicine, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, VIC, Australia
4:00pm - 4:15pm Delayed HIV Testing Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Australia Has Improved But Remains an Issue [More Info]
Hall L
4:00pm - 4:15pm Socialising the biomedical turn [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
4:15pm - 4:30pm New Latency Reversing Agents specifically targeting HIV provirus positive cells [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
4:15pm - 4:30pm Concomitant Medication Use in ART-Experienced Adults: Data from the PAART Study [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
4:15pm - 4:30pm Time after Time: Characteristics Associated With High Frequency Testing at a Peer-Led HIV Testing Service in Australia [More Info]
Hall L
4:15pm - 4:30pm Biomedicine and serostatus borderlands among couples with mixed HIV status [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia
4:30pm - 4:45pm Partial efficacy of a broadly neutralizing antibody against cell-associated SHIV infection [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8

4:30pm - 4:45pm Screening and Management Practices for Renal Disease in the HIV-Positive Patient Population of An Inner Metropolitan Sexual Health Service [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
4:30pm - 4:45pm More than Just Friends? Exploring High Acceptability of Peer HIV Testing Among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Myanmar [More Info]
Hall L
4:30pm - 4:45pm Shifts in thinking about HIV status and risk among men using PrEP [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW, Australia
4:45pm - 5:00pm Metabolic tests to predict HIV disease progression and immune functions in people living with HIV infection [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
4:45pm - 5:00pm The Effect of Mental Health Referral on Symptoms of Depression among HIV Outpatients in Vietnam: A Three-Month Follow up Study [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
4:45pm - 5:00pm HIV Self-Testing Doubles the Frequency of HIV Testing Among Higher-Risk Gay and Bisexual Men: A Randomised Controlled Trial (FORTH) [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
4:45pm - 5:00pm Informed sophistication: managing an HIV identity and risk in a bio-tech world [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Executive Officer, Living Positive Victoria, Australia
5:00pm - 5:15pm CXCR5(+) follicular cytotoxic T cells control viral infection in B cell follicles [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, Senior Research Fellow, Monash University
5:00pm - 5:15pm Associations between Periodontal Disease and Coronary Artery Disease in HIV-Positive Individuals [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
5:00pm - 5:15pm The Use of HIV Self-Testing Kits to Test Partners Was Common Among Gay and Bisexual Men in an Australian Trial [More Info]
Hall L
, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
5:00pm - 5:15pm Identity unhinged, can epidemiology keep pace? [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
5:15pm - 5:30pm New inhibitors to HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
5:15pm - 5:30pm Substantial Loss of Bone Mineral Density in Some Patients Receiving Tenofovir-Emtricitabine as HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Professor of Medicine, University of New South Wales
5:15pm - 5:30pm Q&A
Hall L
5:15pm - 5:30pm Panel discussion
Riverbank Room 7
5:30 pm - 6:30 pmNetworking Reception
Exhibition Hall

18/11/2016 - Friday
6:30 amRegistration
Foyer L
7:00 am - 8:20 amCase Presentations Breakfast (Theme B) [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
Chairperson:
7.00am - 7.20am A Case of Chorea and Persistent Low Level Viraemia in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-Infected Patient [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
7.20am - 7.40am Case Report of a Treatment Naïve 4yo Boy with Positive HIV Serology and Undetectable Viral Load [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
7.40am - 8.00am Dual Pathologies: A Case of B Cell Lymphoma and Disseminated Tuberculosis in a Previously Well HIV Positive Individual [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
8.00am - 8.20am Treponeme or Virus? Neurological Symptoms and Rash [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7 & 8
8:30 am - 10:00 amPlenary 3 [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, President of the Board, Positive Life NSW
8.30am - 9.00am Capturing the journey in 3D: Imaging HIV-cell interactions by 3D electron microscopy [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:
9.00am - 9.30am Towards elimination: parallels between hepatitis C and HIV models of care [More Info]
Hall L
9.30am - 10.00am Stigma and discrimination in Timor Leste [More Info]
Hall L
Keynote Speaker:, Executive Director, Estrela+
10:00 am - 10:30 amMorning Tea
Exhibition Hall
10:30 am - 12:00 pmConcurrent 16: Theme A - Bioinformatics - Making sense of the numbers [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, RMIT University, VIC, Australia
Concurrent 17: Theme B - Engagement and Maintenance of HIV Care in Our Region [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
Chairperson:
Concurrent 18: Theme C - HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:, Kirby Institute
Chairperson:
Concurrent 19: Theme D - Sexual and Reproductive Health [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:, Program Manager, Western Australian Department of Health, WA, Australia
10.30am - 11.00am The dynamics of the latent HIV reservoir [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
10:30am - 10:45am Knowledge of HIV Status, Enrollment in Care, and CD4 Count among HIV-Infected People Who Inject Drugs in Vietnam [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
10:30am - 10:45am Willingness to use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis or have sex with someone using it: results of repeated national, online surveys [More Info]
Hall L
10:30am - 10:45am Low HIV Incidence amongst Pregnant and Postpartum Women Receiving a Lay Health Worker HIV Prevention Intervention in South Africa [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
10:45am - 11:00am Perceived Stigma Is Associated With Non-Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment: A Case Study of a Community-Based SMS Reminders Campaign [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
10:45am - 11:00am Acceptability of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Gay Men, Other Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women in Myanmar [More Info]
Hall L
, Burnet Institute
10:45am - 11:00am High HIV Positivity among Other Vulnerable Populations Reached Through Decentralized HIV Testing and Counselling in Myanmar [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11.00am - 11.30am Measuring HIV reactivation from latency [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Head, Infection Analytics Program, Kirby Institute for Infection and Immunity UNSW AustraliA
11:00am - 11:15am To Wait Or Not To Wait? The Effect of ARV Resistance Present at Baseline on First Line HIV Treatments. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
11:00am - 11:15am Expanded PrEP Implementation in Communities in NSW, Australia (EPIC-NSW): Evidence-Based Implementation Study [More Info]
Hall L
, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
11:00am - 11:15am Tikobulabula’: Conceptualization of Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Well-Being in Fiji [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
11:15am - 11:30am Prevalence of Integrase Strand Transfer Inhibitor Genotypic Resistance in Clinical Specimens in NSW Following Introduction of Integrase Inhibitors, 2012-2015. [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, Infectious Diseases staff specialist, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
11:15am - 11:30am Incidence and Associations with the Uptake of Methamphetamine Use among Gay and Bisexual Men [More Info]
Hall L
11:15am - 11:45am The National Response to Family and Sexual Violence in Papua New Guinea [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, PNG National Family & Sexual Violence Action Committee
11:30am - 11:45am PHENOSEQ: The First Suite Of Genotypic Tropism Tests For The Major HIV-1 Subtypes [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, RMIT University, VIC, Australia
11:30am - 12:00pm Poster Viewing Highlight Theme B
Riverbank Room 7
11:30am - 11:45am What PrEP Means for Safe Sex in Sydney: Evolving Norms [More Info]
Hall L
11:45am - 12:00pm Q&A
Riverbank Room 6
11:45am - 12:00pm Q&A
Hall L
11:45am - 12:00pm Poster Viewing Highlight Theme D
Riverbank Room 8
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunch
Exhibition Hall
1:30 pm - 3:00 pmConcurrent 20: Theme A - Host and Drug Control of HIV [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Concurrent 21: Theme B - Update on HIV Treatment, PrEP and Hepatitis: Australian Guidelines [More Info]
Hall L
Chairperson:
Concurrent 22: Theme C - HIV Epidemiology and Prevention for Gay and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
Concurrent 23: Theme D - Rethinking HIV Stigma [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
Chairperson:
Chairperson:
1:30pm - 1:45pm Vaccination-Induced ICOS+ Circulating TFH Cells Exhibit Characteristics of Lymph Node TFH Cells But Are Dysfunctional and Th2-Skewed In HIV-1 Infection [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
1.30pm - 1.45pm Switching antiretroviral therapy in virologically suppressed individuals [More Info]
Hall L
, Professor Director, HIV Medicine, Alfred Hospital and Monash University, VIC, Australia
1:30pm - 1:45pm Geographic Distribution of Gay and Bisexual Men on a Gay Dating Website [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, University of New South Wales
1:30pm - 1:45pm Development of a National Monitoring System of Stigma among People Living With HIV in Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
1:45pm - 2:00pm A Novel Mucosal HIV Vaccination Regimen Involving Live Recombinant Human Rhinovirus and DNA Vaccines to Elicit Protective HIV-Specific Immunity [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
1.45pm - 2.00pm Monitoring and ensuring high quality and equity in HIV care [More Info]
Hall L
, Public health consultant, Public Health England, UK
1:45pm - 2:00pm Trends in the Incidence of HIV and Other Sexually Transmissible Infections among Male Sex Workers in Australia [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
1:45pm - 2:00pm ART Use, Stigma and Disclosure: Changing Attitudes among PLHIV between 1997 and 2015 [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
2:00pm - 2:15pm Activated Cytotoxic CD4 T Lymphocytes Containing Granzyme K during Primary Immune Responses to HIV-1, and to Vaccinia Inoculation [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2.00pm - 2.15pm Hepatitis C guidelines update [More Info]
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, Researcher, St Vincent's Hospital, NSW, Australia
2:00pm - 2:15pm Changes in Condom Use with Casual Partners 2002-2014 in Community-based Surveys of HIV Negative New Zealand gay and bisexual men [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
2:00pm - 2:15pm Expert Views on the Needs of Heterosexually-Identified Men Who Have Sex with Men Regarding Sexual Health Promotion and Care [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia
2:15pm - 2:30pm Under Restraints: Immunosuppressive Factors within Semen Repress Anti-HIV-1 Cellular Immune Responses [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2.15pm - 3.00pm Case study panel discussion
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2:15pm - 2:30 pm Characteristics of Gay and Bisexual Men Who Use Little To No HIV Risk Reduction Strategies during Condomless Anal Intercourse [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
, ACON
2:15pm - 2:30pm Perceptions on HIV/Aids-Related Stigma and Discrimination in an Indonesian Prison: An Exploratory Study [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, Ministry of justice and human rights, Republic Indonesia
2:30pm - 2:45pm A Case Study of HIV Detection Following Post-Exposure Prophylaxis [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
2:30pm - 2:45pm Practising Biomedical Prevention Among Gay Men in Serodiscordant Relationships [More Info]
Riverbank Room 7
2:30pm - 2:45pm Socio-Cultural Influences on the Perceptions of Nursing Students toward Caring for People Living with HIV/AIDS: Implications for Nursing Education [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
2:45pm - 3:00pm Pharmacokinetic-Pharmacodynamic (PK-PD) Of Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Alafenamide (F/TAF) Demonstrated Wide Exposure Range Associated With Clinical Safety [More Info]
Riverbank Room 6
, Gilead Sciences
2:45pm - 3:00pm Q&A
Riverbank Room 7
2:45pm - 3:00pm Online Preferences about Sex with HIV-Positive Partners [More Info]
Riverbank Room 8
, University of New South Wales
3:00 pm - 3:20 pmAfternoon Tea
Exhibition Hall
3:20 pm - 4:15 pmClosing Plenary [More Info]
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Chairperson:
Chairperson:
3:20pm - 4:05pm HIV in 2020 – Imagining the Future: Panel Discussion [More Info]
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Chairperson:
, Vice Chair and Professor, University of Washington, USA
, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Australia

, Head Infectious Diseases Aboriginal Health, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, SA, Australia
, Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia
, CEO, ASHM
4:05pm - 4:15pm Closing
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