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INTEREST 2024 KEY TAKEAWAYS

Last week, MOSAIC staff from Nigeria traveled to Cotonou, Benin, for the International Conference on HIV Treatment, Pathogenesis, and Prevention Research (INTEREST). They participated in the conference in person and, in this post, share their reflections.

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MOSAIC AT INTEREST 2024

MOSAIC is heading to Cotonou, Benin, for the International Conference on HIV Treatment, Pathogenesis, and Prevention Research (INTEREST). We invite conference attendees to join us for the following sessions.

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CATALYST’S QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COLLABORATIVE

For the first time, with the PrEP ring and CAB PrEP entering markets alongside oral PrEP, women have multiple HIV prevention methods to choose from. Now prevention programs face another first: how to deliver those options in ways that ensure informed choice and foster effective use. To help answer that question, MOSAIC embedded a quality improvement collaborative into its flagship CATALYST study.

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OVERCOMING STIGMA: EMBRACING PrEP AS A FORM OF EMPOWERMENT

Zambia stands at the forefront of a groundbreaking journey in HIV prevention. With its recent accomplishment of being the first country outside the U.S. to administer CAB PrEP, Zambia reaffirms its commitment to advancing access to HIV prevention technologies. However, the successful rollout of such innovations goes beyond product availability.

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CROI 2024: REFLECTIONS OF A NEXTGEN COMMUNITY EDUCATOR

I attended CROI 2024 in Denver, Colorado, earlier this month after being awarded a community educator scholarship by the conference. What an amazing experience! I am still digesting all the science and innovation that was presented, but four themes stood out to me. In this post, I share my key takeaways through the lens of a community educator and member of the MOSAIC NextGen Squad.

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PRACTICING OUR PRINCIPLES: HOW APPLYING THE MOSAIC PRINCIPLES CHANGES OUR WORK FOR THE BETTER

When MOSAIC launched, we developed five aspirational principles to guide our work and hold us accountable to the communities we serve. Upholding these principles has led us to have difficult conversations, make challenging decisions, and change how we approach our work on the project for the better. Here we describe how we are putting MOSAIC’s principles into practice.

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JUMP-STARTING PrEP INTRODUCTION: LEVERAGING MOSAIC’S TEMPLATE GUIDELINES TO CREATE AN ENABLING POLICY ENVIRONMENT

When a country is poised to introduce a new biomedical prevention product, policymakers want to ensure that their rollout plan is based on the latest science and provides clear, standardized procedures for implementation. The WHO publishes global guidance on delivering new HIV prevention products, but those recommendations need to be adapted to the local context. 

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