Vancouver to Host Prestigious HIV/AIDS Conference in 2015
Vancouver was selected last week to host the 8th International AIDS Society (IAS) conference on HIV pathogenesis, treatment and prevention in 2015. The IAS conference brings together scientists, doctors, public health experts and community leaders to examine developments in HIV/AIDS science and explore applications for new discoveries.
According to IAS, Vancouver was selected to host the conference after an evaluation of candidate cities based on three main criteria: impact on the epidemic, sufficient infrastructure and freedom of movement and travel for people living with HIV and AIDS. Read full story.
Angela White, St. Paul's Hospital Volunteer