HIV Australia 2020
Find on this page commissioned articles, audio interviews, and editorials about the latest in HIV, from both a local and global perspective.
COVID-19 could undermine gains in HIV prevention and sexual-health care
Recent reports have proposed that the COVID-19 pandemic may create an opportunity to make serious inroads into the virtual elimination of HIV in certain countries, however, the pandemic is also exposing inequities in access to HIV prevention and sexual-health care – which consequently are placing people at greater rather than less risk.
When reality does not live up to expectations: Anticipating when to stop PrEP
For AIDS2020 we reviewed qualitative data (based on a total of 101 in-depth interviews with 59 participants conducted between 2014 and 2018) from Australia to see what people said about stopping PrEP).
How to have history in an epidemic
Reflecting on current discussions about COVID-19 within the HIV and LGBTQ community health sectors it’s difficult not to reflect back on the early days of the HIV epidemic, and two works in particular.