CHP & Nossal PhD Confirmation 19-July-2016: Improving Treatment Uptake and Retention in a Program to Prevent Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Papua, Indonesia

1:00-2:30pm, Tue 19th July 2016
Level 4, Seminar Room 410, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton

Christina Dolarosa: PhD Candidate, Centre for Health Policy and The Nossal Institute

The success of antiretroviral therapy in reducing mother-to-child transmission of HIV from around 15-35% to less than 1% has placed it at the forefront of global HIV prevention. Given that 90% of HIV-positive children are infected during pregnancy, labor, or breastfeeding, pregnant women’s treatment uptake and retention is central to reduction of pediatric HIV infection.

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