XVII International AIDS Conference

Mexico City, Mexico, August 3-8, 2008

Botswana

  • The development of a training and mentoring plan to build monitoring and evaluation skills among 44 recent university graduates hired to strengthen M&E capacity in Botswana
    Authors: J. Ledikwe, M. Dea, S. Mawandia, N. Taffa, S. Bodika, N. Chida, G. Awuonda, R. Lebelonyane, B. Ngatia, S. Burnett, M. Weaver

Ethiopia

  • A proactive approach to retaining clients in treatment and care
    Authors: I. Ahmed, S. Gugsa, Y. Ahmed, D. Mengiste, F. Petracca, G. Feleke.
  • The role of the HANS nurse in ART scale up
    Authors: M.A. Vitiello, A. Mekonnen, D. Mengiste, F. Petracca, G. O’Malley, C. Behrens, G. Feleke

Haiti

  • An innovative tool for supporting quality of care and programme reporting: The Haiti HIV Electronic Medical Record Project
    Authors: C. Behrens, P. Joseph, R. Cassagnol, E. Louissaint, S. Wagner, B. Lober, R. Lamothe, D.R. Pierre Alexis, N. Puttkammer, P. Sutton, N.R. Labbe Coq
  • Scale-up and beyond: clinical mentoring and continuous quality improvement at Hopital de l’Universite d’Etat d’Haiti (HUEH)
    Authors: J.G. Balan, S. Bluemer, Y. Lambert, M. Elisma, N. Hyppolitte, E. Michel, J.E.A. Demes, N.R. Labbe Coq, J.R. Cornelly, C. Behrens
  • Developing a competency-based curriculum in HIV for nursing schools in Haiti
    E. Knebel, M. Prismy, R. Devirois, M.R. Mecejour, M.D.N. Lemaire, M.M.C. Duvilaire, M. Gardenia, E.V. Legagneur, C.Thomas-Riche, A. Demes, C. Behrens

India

  • Government hospital nurses in India work towards strengthening infection control practices
    Authors: D. Goldman
  • Creating future HIV clinical leaders and strengthening institutional workforce: an innovative HIV fellowship programme through a private/public partnership at the Government Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, India
    G. Manoharan, J. Somani, S. Rajasekaran, B. Charles, P. Nadol, K. Arivudainambi, S. Sahu, M. Friedman, M. Clark, C. Behrens

Mozambique

  • Task-shifting in Mozambique: evaluating antiretroviral therapy as newly implemented by mid-level health professionals
    Authors: A. Assan, F. Mudender, P.E. Brentlinger, J. Vallejo, O. Bacon, P. Martinez, A. Ghee, E. Branigan, M. Smith
  • The complete package: providing a standardized toolkit for PMTCT mother’s support groups in Mozambique
    Poster discussion, Wednesday, August 6, 2008.
    Authors: L. Jamisse, E. Jacinto, M. Robertson, D. Mahotas, W. Prosser, M. Arts, I. Butler, M. Jordon, G. O’Malley
  • A method for evaluation of quality of HIV/AIDS care after in-service training in antiretroviral therapy for Mozambican mid-level providers
    Authors: A. Assan, F. Mudender, P. Brentlinger, J. Vallejo, P. Martinez, O. Bacon, A. Ghee, E. Branigan, M. Smith

Network-wide

  • Building clinical skills internationally through an innovative and inexpensive webcasting program
    Authors: C. Behrens, T. Furtwangler, S. Lissit, A.Nartker, S. Burnett, D. Hughes, M. Chung