XVIII International AIDS Conference Presentations, Days 4-5 (22-23 July)

Male circumcision for HIV prevention was highlighted in more than 55 presentations at the XVIIIth International AIDS Conference. Links to each oral abstract or e-poster (or both) are provided below. All presentations are organised by presentation day and include the title and names of principal authors. The presentations below occurred on Thursday and Friday, 22-23 July. Presentations for day oneday two, and day three also are available.


Thursday, 22 July

Concurrent Sessions 11:00-12:30
Oral Abstract Session

THAC01: Scaling Up Male Circumcision: From Research to Practice 
11:00-12:30, Session Room 4 
Co-chairs: Robert Bailey, United States; David Serwadda, Uganda [TBC]

11:00 A random household survey of male circumcision and HIV in Kisumu, Kenya (abstract only) M. Westercamp, K. Agot, J.O. Ndinya- Achola, R.C. Bailey (THAC0101)

11:15 Rapid results initiative for scaling up medical male circumcision in Kenya (abstract only) E. Odoyo-June, K. Agot, W. Obiero, E. Llewellyn, G. Otieno, B. Odhiambo, D. Omondi, I. Oguma, C. Kirui, E. Owilla, K. Serem, R. Bailey, P. Cherutich, Z. Mwandi, J. Kioko (THAC0102)

11:30 The cost and impact of scaling-up medical male circumcision in Uganda: an empirical analysis (abstract only) F. Wabwire-Mangen, N. Tumwesigye, D. Bagenda, A. Opio, C. Nalwadda, F. Ssengooba, J. Stover, L. Bollinger (THAC0103)

11:45 Rates of selected neonatal male circumcision-associated severe adverse events in the United States, 2007-2009 (abstract only) C. El Bcheraoui, J. Greenspan, K. Kretsinger, R. Chen (THAC0104)

12:00 What is the potential impact of adult male circumcision on the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men (MSM) in San Francisco? (abstract only) C. Wei, H. Raymond, W. McFarland, S. Buchbinder, J. Fuchs (THAC0105)

Oral Poster Discussion

THPDC1: Risk Factors for Sexual Transmission of HIV 
13:00-14:00, Mini Room 7 
Co-Chairs: Nancy Padian, United States; Saidi Kapiga, Tanzania

13:25 Circumcision and HIV infection among MSM in Britain: the role of the insertive role (abstract only) R. Doerner, E. McKeown, S. Nelson, N. Low, J. Anderson, J. Elford (THPDC106)

FRIDAY, 23 July

Late Breaker Track C 
11:00-12:30, Session Room 1

The protective effect of adult male circumcision against HIV acquisition is sustained for at least 54 months: results from the Kisumu, Kenya trial oral presentation (abstract only) (FRLBC101)