Pre-Congress Symposia

Accepted Pre-Congress Symposia

  • Accelerating Development and Implementation of Point-of-Care Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections: Challenges, Achievements, and Way Forward – Igor Toskin
  • BS21 Network: Behavioural Surveillance for HIV and STIs in the 21st Century – Lisa McDaid
  • Highlights of Selected Topics from the Canadian STI Guidelines – Ameeta Singh
  • Innovative Platforms and Interventions against Gonorrhea – Jo-Anne Dillon & IUSTI-Canada
  • Phase Specific Strategies for STI and HIV Control Redux: Resurgence, concentrations, networks, key populations, and magic bullets – Sevgi Aral & James Blanchard
  • Preparing Sexual Health Services for Antimicrobial Resistance Bacteria: A Global Perspective – Katy Turner
  • Proteomics – Leonard Foster
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection Vaccines: Opportunities for Research, Development and Implementation – Gina Ogilvie
  • Shaking the Trees: Optimizing Treatment and Antimicrobial Stewardship for STIs – Arlene C. Seña
  • The Global Challenges and Opportunities of STIs in Pregnancy – Jeffrey Klausner
  • Latin American Men Who Have Sex With Men Internet Survey (LAMIS-2018) and the Ibero-American Network on Gay Men, Others MSM and Trans Studies – Valeria Stuardo Ávila
  • The Next Frontier of Treatment and Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Infections: Expedited Partner Therapy Use in Heterosexuals, Adolescents, Men Who Have Sex with Men, and Transgender Women – Okeoma Mmeje
  • The Resurgence of Syphilis – What Have We Learnt and How Can We Respond? – David Lewis
  • The Role of Brief Behavioural Interventions in a Combination Prevention Approach to Sexually Transmitted Infections, Including HIV – Igor Toskin
  • Understanding the Costs and Benefits of Sexual Health Services and Interventions: A Guide for Clinicians and Researchers – Louise Jackson
  • Understanding Variability and Improving Reproducibility of Genital Microbiome Research – Jen Balkus

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