CAHR 2015: Symposia, Special Sessions and Ancillary Events

CAHR Conference LogoThe 24th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research (CAHR 2015) has a stellar program that will continue to foster collaboration and co-operation among our research communities.

The program overview and majority of session descriptions are now available online. In addition to the exceptional plenary and concurrent oral abstract sessions developed by the Scientific Program Committee, there are informative symposia, special sessions and ancillary events open to Conference attendees.


CIHR: Designing for the Future – Lunch Symposium
Friday, May 1st, 12:30-14:00

Program Science: Innovations and Pragmatic Approaches to End HIV Epidemics in Canada – Afternoon Symposium
Friday, May 1st, 17:00-18:30

CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network Postdoctoral Fellows Breakfast Symposium
Saturday, May 2nd, 07:15-08:50

Canadian HIV-HCV Co-infection Treatment Guidelines – Lunch Symposium
Saturday, May 2nd, 12:30-14:00


Special Sessions

Canadian HIV Vaccine Initiative – Vaccine Research Plenary – HIV Vaccine and Prevention Technologies: Forging a Path Forward
Friday, May 1st, 08:00-09:00

Community Practice Research Oral Abstract Presentation
Saturday, May 2nd, 17:00-18:30

HIV and Immigration
Sunday, May 3rd, 09:00-10:00

HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
Sunday, May 3rd, 10:00-11:00


Ancillary Events

A number of very timely and educational ancillary events take place on Wednesday, April 29th and Thursday, April 30thMany of these events require pre-registration. Review the listing of all scheduled events, descriptions and RSVP details on the Conference website.