Author Archives: Alison Neathey

UK-CAB 67: Friday 23 November 2018

TBC: Friday 23 November 2018 Register for this meeting Venue – Room 101, Birkbeck College Hotel Details Expenses Programme 09.15-09.30 Arrival Tea and refreshments 09.30-10.00 Welcome and introductions UK-CAB updates and company pre-meeting 10.00-11.30 Company meeting: ViiV Healthcare 11.30-11.45 Break 11.45-12.45 U=U, speaker TBC 12.45-14.00 Lunch 14.00-14.45 U=U, speaker TBC 14.45-15.30 Meeting feedbacks. community reps […]

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UK-CAB 66: AIDS 2018 feedback, future ART, cure research

Friday 3 August 2018 Register for this meeting (now closed) Venue Hotel Details Expenses Programme 09.15-09.30 Arrival, tea and refreshments 09.30-10.00 Welcome and introductions: UK-CAB updates and company pre-meeting 10.00-11.30 Company meeting: Janssen 11.30-11.45 Break 11.45-12.45 RIVER Cure Study – Dr Sarah Fidler 12.45-14.00 Lunch – @ Marquis Cornwallis pub 14.00-14.45 Future treatments – Damian […]

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UK-CAB study at BHIVA/BASHH 2018

A study from the UK-CAB was presented as a poster at the 4th Joint Conference of the British HIV Association (BHIVA) with the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) in Edinburgh in April, 2018. The research project – called ‘Positively Involved’ – looked at the impact of having community representatives on research and […]

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UK-CAB 65: 21 April 2018

BHIVA BASHH feedback – Treatment as Prevention (TasP) – Edinburgh, Saturday 21 April 2018 Venue Hotel Details Expenses Please note: This meeting was held place in Edinburgh, to take advantage of the BHIVA/BASHH conference. Programme 09.15-09.30 Arrival, tea and refreshments 09.30-10.00 Welcome and introductions, UK-CAB updates, company pre-meeting 10.00-11.30 Company meeting: MSD 11.30-11.45 BREAK 11.45-12.45 […]

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UK-CAB 64: 19 January 2018

Children and teenagers with HIV Friday 19 January 2018 Venue Hotel Details Expenses Programme 09.20-09.40 Arrival, tea and refreshments 09.40-10.00 Welcome and introductions, UK-CAB updates 10.00-11.30 Introduction to clinical trials – Damian Kelly 11.30-11.45 Break 11.45-12.30 Mind the Gap – transition to adult care – Dr Caroline Foster, Imperial College NHS Trust 12.30-14.00 Lunch 14.00-15.30 1. […]

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Presentations from 2017 treatment activism training

Wednesday 16 August 2017 Mapping where we are Introduction to the UK-CAB history, involvement and achievements – Garry Brough The current landscape of HIV services – video from BHIVA conference 2016 HIV medicine and a bit of science – Dr Iain Reeves Virology and immunology How advocates and doctors can work together Being an HIV […]

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UK-CAB 63: Quality of life, health and wellbeing 

Friday 14 July 2017 Venue Hotel Details Expenses Programme 09.20-09.40 Arrival, tea and refreshments 09.40-10.00 Welcome and introductions, UK-CAB updatesCompany pre-meeting 10.00-11.30 Company meeting: ViiV Healthcare 11.30-11.45 BREAK 11.45-12.30 Health and wellbeing outcomes in PLWH with and without depression– Davide De Francesco, UCL (POPPY study) 12.30-14.00 LUNCH   14.00-15.30 Invited speakers: Increased physical activity levels amongst […]

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UK-CAB study at BHIVA 2017

In April 2017, a study from the UK-CAB was presented as a poster at the leading UK HIV medical conference. Every year this meeting includes a wide range of HIV research including studies from community organisations. This year the UK-CAB submitted original research from a survey looking at the involvement of community representatives (CR) in research […]

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Treatment activism: UK-CAB skills and training courses

Background Since the first meetings in 2002 the UK-CAB has developed to a network with more than 700 members from over 120 organisations. UK-CAB members are now formally involved in all activities run by BHIVA including conference programmes and national treatment guidelines. The UK-CAB meets with all research-based companies and has developed connections with national […]

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UK-CAB 62: HIV generic medication

Friday 21 April 2017 Venue Hotel Details Expenses  Programme 09.20-09.40 Arrival, tea and refreshments 09.40-10.00 Welcome and introductions, UK-CAB updates, Company pre-meeting (Garry to lead) 10.00-11.30 Company meeting: MSD 11.30-11.45 Break 11.45-12.30 CROI feedback – Simon Collins 12.30-14.00 Lunch 14.00-15.15 Invited speakers: Switching to generic ARVs (commissioning) – Janette Harper, NHS England Switching to generic ARVs […]

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