Simposia

The COVID-19 pandemic has influenced all sectors of society. Combating this new coronavirus demanded a significant diversion of resources from HIV/AIDS and other diseases, but it also demonstrated that the existence of sustainable systems and networks to combat infectious diseases allows for quick and effective responses to pandemics.

As part of preparations for 2021 international event, the conference secretariat held series of virtual symposia focusing on potential implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for HIV/AIDS.

The symposia have gathered together more than 2000 specialists and expert, including from countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Please, go further below to learn more about the symposia or to watch he videorecording of the events.

IMPACT OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND HIV ON THE SDG 3.3.

Speakers:

Anna Popova, Head, Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Well-being, Chief Sanitary Physician of Russia

Shannon Hader, Deputy Executive Director, Programme, UNAIDS

Dr. Hans Henri P. Kluge, WHO Regional Director for Europe

Date: 28 July 2020

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THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AS A CHALLENGE FOR CONTEMPORARY SCIENCE

Speakers:

Anna Popova, Head, Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Well-being, Chief Sanitary Physician of Russia

Shannon Hader, Deputy Executive Director, Programme, UNAIDS

Dr. Hans Henri P. Kluge, WHO Regional Director for Europe

Rinat Maksyutov, Director General, State Research Center for Virology and Biotechnology (Vector) of the Rospotrebnadzor

Date: 17 November 2020

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