UK Community Advisory Board (UK-CAB)

UK-CAB 84: ViiV Healthcare, IAS conference feedback

Date: Friday 4 August 2023
Venue: Room Mal G16, Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX


Chair: Nicoletta Policek
09.15-09.30 Arrival, tea and refreshments, expenses
09:30- 10.00 Welcome and introductions – Nicoletta Policek, UK-CAB chair

ViiV pre-meeting, Ben Cromarty, UK-CAB

10:00-11.30 Company meeting – ViiV Healthcare
11.30-11.40 BREAK
11.40-12.40 IAS feedback – Simon Collins, HIV i-Base
12:45-14.00 LUNCH
14:00-14:30 NICE injectable PrEP consultation – Alex Sparrowhawk
14.30-15.00 STI-HIV 2023 World Conference feedback – Harun Tulunay
15.10-15.15 BREAK
15.15-16.00 Member updates/discussion
16:00 -16:45 Meeting reflection
16.45 – 17:00 Any other business

Meeting close

Slides and report from the meeting:

ViiV pre-meeting slides – confidential, available to UK-CAB members on request
IAS 2023 feedback
Meeting report

Background reading:

12th International AIDS Conference 2023:

    1. IAS expected highlights:

  1. Oral lenacapavir can bridge gaps if injections must be missed:
  2. WHO endorses “zero” transmission risk for people with HIV with an undetectable viral load:
  3. Switches away from integrase inhibitors do not reverse weight gain, studies find:

5.     REPRIEVE study: statin benefits people living with HIV at low CVD risk:

6.     People with HIV remain at higher risk of dying from COVID-19 in the Omicron era:

7.     Viral load level when suppressed <1000 predicts future rebound: 3-monthly monitoring required:

STI-HIV 2023 World Conference: