VMMC at CROI 2019

Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) was discussed in a themed discussion and two poster presentations at the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), which was held in Seattle, Washington, USA, from 4–7 March 2019.

Tuesday, March 5

Poster Session

Venue: Poster Hall - 4EF   Time: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

951 – Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Swaziland: Achievements and Gaps

Presenter: Zandile Mnisi

In: Session PT–2 – Risk Compensation, PrEP, and Non-Prep Prevention

Wednesday, March 6

Themed Discussion

Venue: Room 615-617   Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

1087 – Scale-Up of ART and VMMC Explain a Two-Fold Decline in HIV Incidence in Western Kenya

Presenter: Anna Bershteyn

In: Session TD-11 – Places and People: Modeling the Costs and Effect of Interventions on HIV Incidence

Thursday, March 7

Poster Session

Venue: Poster Hall - 4EF   Time: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

1087 – Scale-Up of ART and VMMC Explain a Two-Fold Decline in HIV Incidence In Western Kenya

Presenter: Anna Bershteyn

In: Session P-W2 – Modeling the Impact of Prevention and Treatment on the HIV Epidemic