3rd International Workshop on HIV and ageing, 5-6 November 2012, Baltimore

The 3rd International Workshop on HIV and Ageing took place from 5-6 November 2012 in Baltimore.

Highlights of the meeting included the following talks.

  • HIV disease progression is associated with exhaustion of lymphopoiesis driven by immune activation – Victor Appay.
  • An overview of cellular senescence – Norman Sharpless.
  • Higher veterans aging cohort study (VACS) index scores are associated with concurrent risk of neurocognitive impairment – David Moore.
  • Association of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder with frailty in HIV-1-seropositive men – Bryan Smith.
  • Effect of aerobic exercise training in older HIV-infected patients – Kris Oursler.
  • General overview of aging as multi-system failure – Russell Tracy.
  • Multimorbidity, risk assessment, and personalised health care for those aging with HIV – Amy Justice.

Abstracts from this meeting are published in Reviews in Antiviral Therapy & Infectious Diseases and a PDF version of the abstract book can be downloaded from the conference website.

Many of the slide sets from the oral presentations are also available. (PDF file of abstract book)

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