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Thursday, May 11, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:15 AM

D2: HIV/STD Intersection and Common Prevention Strategies

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8:30 AMMajor determinant of recent increases in HIV incidence among men who have sex with men in British Columbia: deferred initiation of antiretroviral therapy
Thomas M. Lampinen, Rebecca Baggaley, Geoff Garnett, Keith Chan, Nada Gataric, Julio Montaner, Robert Hogg
8:45 AMWhere Do We Stand Five Years into the Epidemic? Level of Risk Taking Behaviors and HIV Seroprevalence among Early Syphilis Cases in Los Angeles, 2001 to 2005
Getahun Aynalem, Smith Lisa, Peter Kerndt
9:00 AMImpact of Offering Rapid HIV Testing on Philadelphia's Categorical STD Clinic
Christa Seidman, Lenore Asbel, Veronica Hodges, C. Victor Spain
9:15 AMHow can STD clinics serve drug users better?
Salaam Semaan, Don Des Jarlais
9:30 AMDecline in rates of syphilis screening following the implementation of rapid HIV testing in commercial sex venues
Antonio Purcell de Ogenio, Mark Thrun, Cornelis Rietmeijer, Stewart Thomas, Philip Osteen, James Collins, Charles Chen
9:45 AMRole of Bathhouses and Sex Clubs in HIV and STD Transmission: Findings from a Mathematical Model
Daniel Mello Faissol, Julie L. Swann, Paul M. Griffin, Thomas L. Gift

The 2006 National STD Prevention Conference of CDC