2019 Annual Meeting Presentations

2019 Presentations

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Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Sharon Nachman, MD and James McIntyre, MD (1st half)
James McIntyre, MD and Steven Douglas, MD (2nd half)


State of the IMPAACT Network

Sharon Nachman, MD

PROMISE Findings: What's New? What Have We Learned?

Mary Glenn Fowler, MD, MPH

Pediatric Medicines: Evolution by Revolution Martina Penazzato, MD

NIAID: State of the Institute and Priorities for HIV/AIDS Research


Anthony Fauci, MD

Central Nervous System Outcomes in Perinatal HIV: Neurobehavior and Neurobiology


Susan Morgello, MD

Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies to Reduce Vertical HIV Transmission: Safety and PK of VRC01 and VRCO1LS


Coleen Cunningham, MD

TB Scientific Committee

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Welcome and Overview of Tuberculosis Scientific Agenda

Anneke Hesseling Amita Gupta


Ultrashort Regimens for TB Prevention in Children and Pregnant Women

Nicole Salazar-Austin Sylvia LaCourse


Optimizing Rifampicin Exposures in Children with Severe and Non-severe TB: the OptiRif Kids trial


Anthony Garcia-Prats

Improving Access to Anti-tuberculosis Drugs for Children: Updates from the World Health Organization


Martina Penazzato

TB Vaccines: State of the Art


Ann Ginsberg

Novel Serum-based Biomarkers for TB Diagnosis in Children


Tony Hu


Treatment Scientific Committee

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Welcome and Overview of Treatment Scientific Agenda

Ted Ruel

Global HIV Treatment Landscape: What’s Next for Women and Children

Martina Penazzato


Current Pipeline of Long-Acting Formulations and Products: Implications for Infants, Children, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women


Charles Flexner

Treatment Studies in the Pipeline

Ted Ruel

IMPAACT Treatment Scientific Committee Members Discussion: What’s Next on the Treatment Horizon?


Treatment Scientific Committee Members 3


Complications and Co-Morbidities Scientific Committee

Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Committee Overview

Allison Agwu

Pregnancy: A Window of Opportunity to Test and Treat Hepatitis C Virus

Catherine Chappell


New-Onset Seizures in Children with HIV

David Bearden

IMPAACT 2002: Combined Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and a Medication Management Algorithm for Treatment of Depression among Youth Living with HIV in the United States


Larry Brown

IMPAACT 2016: Evaluating a Group-Based Intervention to Improve Mental Health and ART Adherence Among Youth Living with HIV in Low Resource Settings


Geri Donenberg, Dorothy Dow

RSV Studies IMPAACT 2011, 2012, 2013, 2018, 2021: Randomized Phase I Studies of the Infectivity, Safety and Immunogenicity of a Single Dose of the Recombinant Live-Attenuated Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Vaccines or Placebo, Delivered as Nose Drops to RSV-Seronegative Children 6 to 24 Months of Age


Betsy McFarland, Coleen Cunningham

Concept Sheet 5020: Low Dose Aspirin for Prevention of Preterm Birth in Women Living With HIV-1


Adriana Weinberg


Prevention Scientific Committee

Thursday, 13 June 2019

Welcome: Overview of Prevention Agenda

Lynda Stranix-Chibanda


HIV Drug Resistance at Mother-to-Child Transmission and Emergence during Breastfeeding

Ceejay Boyce


Infant Growth Updates: P1084s and Neurodevelopmental Growth Findings with ARV Exposure

Jim Aizire


The Outcome of Subsequent Pregnancies in PROMISE 1077BF and 1077FF

Gerhard Theron


Future Plans and Remaining Gaps in Knowledge

Mary Glenn Fowler

Study Update, IMPAACT 2009: Pharmacokinetics, Feasibility, Acceptability, and Safety of Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for Primary HIV Prevention during Pregnancy and Postpartum in Adolescents and Young Women and their Infants


Phionah Kibalama

PrEP in Pregnancy: Ongoing Projects and Gaps

Grace John-Stewart

Study Update, IMPAACT P1112: Phase I Study to Determine Safety and Pharmacokinetic Parameters of Subcutaneous VRC01, a Potent Anti-HIV Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody, in HIV-1 Exposed Infants


Coleen Cunningham

Cost-Effectiveness of Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies for PMTCT in Resource-Limited Settings


Andrea Ciaranello

Study Overview: A Phase 1 Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Immunogenicity of the HIV-1 CH505 Transmitted/Founder gp120 Adjuvanted with GLA-SE in Healthy, HIV-exposed Uninfected Infants


Avy Violari


Study Coordinators Meeting

Thursday, 13 June 2019

Recent Updates and Guidelines from DAIDS


Anne Coletti


DAIDS Clinical Trials Insurance Requirement, memorandum dated 10 August 2018: Tips for Documentation Needed for CTI as part of Study Activation

Emily Brown


Overview of Relevant Sections of the IMPAACT Network Manual of Procedures

Katie McCarthy


IMPAACT Study Milestones




LDMS End User Validation Lab Assistance Program

Colleen Woodworth


Applications of Antiviral Adherence Monitoring with Dried Blood Spots (DBS)

Kristina Brooks



P1090 and P1093 Regulatory Inspection Preparadness


Ellen Townley and Teri Greenfield


Updates: The Revised Common Rule, Informed Consent Process Policy, Age & Identity Verification Policy, Delegation of Duties Policy, and Clinical Quality Mangement Plan Policy



Good Documentation Practices

Sheryl Zwerski


Skills Building Session: Understanding Informed Consent and Assent


Anne Coletti, FHI 360

Education Session: Undetectable = Untransmittable: Understanding Treatment as Prevention (TasP) and PreExposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

U=U and how one CAB, our UCLA CAB, made a difference

Jonathan Lucas, FHI 360



Jayda Arrington – Los Angeles, CA USA

HIV Cure

Cure Scientific Committee Update

Dr. Deborah Persaud
HIV Treatment

Treatment Scientific Committee Update

Dr. Ted Ruel

Baylor - Uganda CAB and Community Activities

Nagawa Jaliaah
HIV Prevention

Prevention Scientific Committee Update

Dr. Lynda Stranix-Chibanda

IMPAACT Community and Science HIV Prevention

Dichaba Siane

TB Scientific Committee Update

Dr. Amita Gupta

UZCHS_CRTC IMPAACT Community Advisory Board

Maximina Jokonya
HIV Complications and Comorbidities

Complications Scientific Committee Update

Dr. Allison Agwu

Community Activities for IMPAACT 2016

Steven Mphonda


Study Overviews