2020 HIV&AIDS and Sexual Health Conference
2020 HIV&AIDS and Sexual Health Conference

Poster Listing

Please note this is subject to change without notice. UPDATED 8.10.20

Paper NumberPresenterPositionOrganisationPaper TitleHIV/SH
Clinical Management & Therapeutics Management
245Dewi Rizki AgustinaDoctorUniversity Of IndonesiaThe Role of Inflammatory Markers to Subclinical Atherosclerosis in HIV Patients-Suppressed ARV DrugsHIV&AIDS
77Bakani ButaleMedical StudentMonash UniversityPREVALENCE, TREATMENT AND CONSEQUENCES OF DIABETES MELLITUS IN A VICTORIAN COHORT OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV IN 2019HIV&AIDS
227Kirstie Daken
Research AssistantUniversity Of Southern QueenslandEnhancing pathways, workforce and capacity for HAND (HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders) assessment for people living with HIV (PLHIV) throughout Qld- including regionalHIV&AIDS
249Juliana De Oliveira CostaResearch FellowCentre For Big Data Research In HealthMeasuring adherence to multiple medicines: a case study among people on combination antiretroviral therapy in AustraliaHIV&AIDS
99Natalie EdmistonStaff SpecialistNorth Coast Sexual Health ServicesShared care for HIV and the implications for maintaining comprehensive care in a pandemicHIV&AIDS
16Lindsey GriffithsPharmacistGilead144 WEEK EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF B/F/TAF IN TREATMENT-NAÏVE ADULTS ≥50 YRSHIV&AIDS
18Lindsey GriffithsPharmacistGileadDOSE-RESPONSE RELATIONSHIP OF SUBCUTANEOUS LONG-ACTING HIV CAPSID INHIBITOR GS-6207 HIV&AIDS
19Lindsey GriffithsPharmacistGileadSustained viral suppression among participants with pre‐existing M184V/I who switched to bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamideHIV&AIDS
15Lindsey GriffithsPharmacistGileadLong-term efficacy and safety of bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (B/F/TAF) in ART-naïve adultsHIV&AIDS
17Lindsey GriffithsPharmacistGileadLONGER TERM SAFETY OF F/TAF AND F/TDF FOR HIV PREP: DISCOVER TRIAL WEEK 96 RESULTS HIV&AIDS
137Yasmin HughesAdvanced TraineeWSSHCEngaging and retaining people living with HIV in care at Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre HIV&AIDS
85Maya Sophia KumayasInternistCardiology Division, Internal Medicine Department Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia Cipto Mangunkusumo HospitalA HIV PATIENT WITH NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA, HEPATITIS C, RELAPSED PULMONARY TB, SECONDARY PULMONARY HYPERTENSION, AND PAROXYSMAL ATRIAL FIBRILLATIONHIV&AIDS
14Elissa MortimerDoctoral StudentFlinders UniversityEFFECT OF ORAL PREBIOTIC CONSUMPTION ON THE GASTROINTESTINAL MICROBIOTA AND IMMUNE MARKERS IN HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) AND SIMIAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (SIV) INFECTION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW.HIV&AIDS
40Dee HollandClinical Nurse ConsultantSouth Eastern Sydney LHDAdahps case management service in rural and regional settings with limited HIV support servicesHIV&AIDS
264Joanne PeelSexual Health RegistrarMelbourne Sexual Health CentreClinical presentation of incident syphilis among men who have sex with men taking HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis in Melbourne, Australia.HIV&AIDS
95Melissa PowerClinical Nurse ConsultantWestern Sydney Sexual Health CentreBarriers to targeted HIV testing in a culturally diverse urban setting in Australia: should we adopt routine HIV testing in priority settings?HIV&AIDS
252Rizki Febriani PutriMedical ResidentUniversitas IndonesiaEfavirenz-Associated Risk of Fall in People Living with HIV/AIDS HIV&AIDS
33Lwanga VicentManaging DirectorElderly Widows Orphans Family Support
STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS (PLWHA)HIV&AIDS
94Annika BlackieDoctorSydney Sexual Health CentreSyphilis, HIV and other STI positivity in clients presenting as contacts of syphilis at Sydney Sexual Health Centre Sexual Health
195Brendan CrozierAllied Health ManagerSydney Sexual Health CentreWhat Are We Really Asking; Chemsex or Sexualised Drug Use? Implications For Clinical ServicesSexual Health
193Brendan CrozierAllied Health ManagerSydney Sexual Health CentreIdentification and Referral for Sexualised Drug Use in a Metropolitan Sexual Health CentreSexual Health
226Kirstie DakenResearch AssistantUniversity Of Southern QueenslanIncreasing capacity and capability of GPs to provide Hepatitis B testing and follow-up management for Chinese and Vietnamese community membersSexual Health
65Kate MaddafordResearch NurseMelbourne Sexual Health CentreANTISEPTIC MOUTHWASH FOR OROPHARYNGEAL GONORRHOEA TREATMENT (OMEGA2): A RANDOMISED OPEN-LABEL, PARALLEL-GROUP, RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIALSexual Health
143Catherine MaldenRegistrarASHCA retrospective review of STI rates amongst Individuals accessing PrEP from Adelaide Sexual Health Centre (ASHC).Sexual Health
72Emma MasonRegistrarWestern Sydney Sexual Health CentreAudit of contact tracing of gonorrhoea at Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre Sexual Health
166Jason OngSexual Health PhysicianMelbourne Sexual Health CentrePerformance of syndromic management for genital ulcer disease: a systematic review and meta-analysisSexual Health
139Erica PlummerPhd StudentMonash University and Melbourne Sexual Health CentreLactic acid for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis and the impact of lactic acid-containing products on the vaginal microbiota: a systematic review Sexual Health
89Sally RoseSenior Research FellowUniversity Of OtagoACCEPTABILITY OF A NEW PATIENT MANAGEMENT TOOL TO SUPPORT PRIMARY CARE CLINICIANS’ DELIVERY OF BEST PRACTICE CARE FOR BACTERIAL STISSexual Health
144Elizabeth ScallyClinical Nurse SpecialistSydney Sexual Health CentreRezzie - A novel nurse-led approach to results management at Sydney Sexual Health Centre demonstrating cost effectiveness and time efficiencySexual Health
231Laura WermanMedical StudentUniversity Of Notre Dame FremantleClinical audit: Management and follow-up of genital chlamydia at an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health OrganisationSexual Health
Discovery & Translational Science
263Eric AlvesStudentUniversity Of Western AustraliaInvestigation of viral adaptation dynamics during early HIV infection yields important considerations for vaccine designHIV&AIDS
262Jennifer CurrentiPhd CandidateThe University Of Western AustraliaThe Effect of HIV Adaptation on Human T Cell Function and Receptor DiversityHIV&AIDS
43Shakeel MahmoodFemale Garment Workers in Bangladesh: Violence, Gender and HIV/AIDSHIV&AIDS
Prevention, Epidemiology & Health Promotion
38Curtis ChanResearch AssistantKirby InstituteAlternatives to daily PrEP are attractive to PrEP-experienced gay and bisexual men in Australia.HIV&AIDS
230Kirstie DakenResearch AssistantUniversity Of Southern QueenslandTools to measure HIV Knowledge, Attitudes & Practices (KAPs) in healthcare providers: a systematic reviewHIV&AIDS
228Kirstie DakenResearch AssistantUniversity Of Southern QueenslandThe Acceptability and Feasibility of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention in Higher-Risk Sub-Saharan African Migrants: A Systematic ReviewHIV&AIDS
148Hla HtaySenior Program Manager (disease Elimination)Burnet InstituteDevelopment of an integrated HIV cascade surveillance system (ACCESS Myanmar) under the National AIDS Program in Myanmar to help guide national HIV strategic responsesHIV&AIDS
82Sue McAllisterLeaderAIDS Epidemiology Group, University Of Otago"Cascade of care of people diagnosed with HIV in New Zealand between 2006 and 2017 "HIV&AIDS
251Sylvester OkekePhd Student/Research AssistantUNSW, Sydney“Free Condoms Are Bad”: A Qualitative Study of Factors Shaping Condom Use among East Asian and Sub-Saharan African International Students in Sydney, AustraliaHIV&AIDS
153Jason OngSexual Health PhysicianMelbourne Sexual Health CentreNudgeathons To Control HIV: Designing Strategies Using Behavioural EconomicsHIV&AIDS
125Tiana ParashkoAboriginal Population Health TraineeSESLHD HIV&Related Programs (HARP)Open Your Mouth Quiz: Innovative Approach to Engage HIV Health Care Professionals in Oral Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic HIV&AIDS
88Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreNEWLY ARRIVED ASIAN-BORN GAY MEN IN AUSTRALIA: EXPLORING MEN’S HIV KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES, PREVENTION STRATEGIES AND FACILITATORS TOWARD SAFER SEXUAL PRACTICES. HIV&AIDS
90Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health Centre“MOVING FROM ONE ENVIRONMENT TO ANOTHER, IT DOESN’T AUTOMATICALLY CHANGE EVERYTHING.” EXPLORING THE TRANSNATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF ASIAN-BORN GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN NEWLY ARRIVED IN AUSTRALIAHIV&AIDS
22Lena SchnitzlerPhd-candidateUniversity Of Birmingham & Maastricht University" Intersectoral costs of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV: a systematic review of cost-of-illness studies"HIV&AIDS
224Jane ShapiroRegistrarKirketon Road CentreHIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use among men-who-have-sex-with-men with newly diagnosed HIV infection. HIV&AIDS
103Holley SkeneSenior Project Officer, HIV & STISA HealthCOMMUNITY NURSING FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA – AN EVIDENCE REVIEWHIV&AIDS
115Philip TaylerProgram ManagerNSW Ministry Of Health‘DISCREET LIFE’ – AN INNOVATIVE HIV TESTING COMMUNICATION CAMPAIGN TARGETING HETEROSEXUAL MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN (MSM) IN NSW.HIV&AIDS
155Stefanie VaccherEpidemiologistKirby InstituteHIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) uptake, HIV incidence, adherence, and STI positivity among a cohort of Medicare-ineligible people: Primary results from the MI-EPIC studyHIV&AIDS
248Rick VarmaStaff Specialist, Clinical Services ManagerSexual Health PhysicianNon occupational Post Exposure Prophylaxis in an Emergency Department in Sydney; adherence to guidelines and opportunities in the prevention cascadeHIV&AIDS
122Daniel StorerResearch OfficerKirby InstituteReductions in crystal methamphetamine and gamma-hydroxybutyrate use coincide with changes in sexual behaviour during COVID-19 physical distancing among gay and bisexual men in AustraliaHIV&AIDS
172Omar Al ZaabiAssistant Professor (Nurse Practitioner)College of Nursing, SQU, Muscat, Oman; School of Health and Biomedical Science, RMIT University, AustraliaBarriers affecting the capacity of school teachers and school nurses to deliver school-based comprehensive sexuality education programmes including HIV/STIs in the Middle East: a qualitative studySexual Health
107Zufishan AlamPhd CandidateThe University Of QueenslandKnowledge of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and cervical screening HPV test among South Asian immigrant women in Australia.Sexual Health
171Natalie AmosResearch FellowMonash UniversityPatterns of contraceptive use among young Australian women with depression or anxiety: Protocol of a longitudinal analysisSexual Health
169Natalie AmosResearch FellowMonash UniversityImproving contraceptive health literacy and increasing LARC knowledge, preference, and uptake among women from rural and remote areas, CALD backgrounds and socioeconomic disadvantage: A protocol of the EXTEND PREFER studySexual Health
188Ei AungSexual Health PhysicianMelbourne Sexual Health CentreExploring the attitudes of men who have sex with men on anal self-examination for early detection of primary anorectal syphilis: A qualitative studySexual Health
23Sonja BlochPhD Candidate in Health EconomicsUniversity Of BirminghamHow is economic evidence conceptualised when evaluating sexual health interventions and the control of sexually transmitted infections? – A systematic review.Sexual Health
197Timothy BromleyRegistrarAdelaide Sexual Health CentreChanges to Sexual Behaviour During Coronavirus Restrictions in MSM Attending a Sexual Health Clinic: A Cross-Sectional SurveySexual Health
238Pip BuckinghamPhd CandidateDepartment of General Practice, Monash UniversityCan contraceptive decision aids improve care and effective method use? A systematic review protocolSexual Health
67Yan ChengSenior Research OfficerFamily Planning NSWA retrospective review of a phone service for sexual and reproductive healthSexual Health
68Eric ChowAssociate ProfessorMonash UniversityA ‘V shaped recovery’ in HIV post-exposure prophylaxis during COVID-19 lockdown in MelbourneSexual Health
138Eric ChowAssociate ProfessorMonash UniversitySeasonal variations in kissing and sexual activities among men who have sex with men in Melbourne, Australia: implications for seasonal sexually transmissible infection preventions and interventions Sexual Health
24Nicholas ComninosSexual Health MedicineDysplasia and Anal Cancer Service, St Vincent's Health Australia Learning High Resolution Anoscopy: One Trainee’s Baseline Performance Metrics in an Australian Anal Dysplasia and Cancer ServiceSexual Health
260Joseph CotterSexual Health Advanced TraineeClinic 16Trends in Prevalence of Gonorrhoea and Chlamydia Among Female Sex Workers in Northern Sydney Between 2005 And 2019Sexual Health
170Annabel FerrariMedical StudentMD Program, Macquarie UniversityIncidence of chlamydia and gonorrhoea in a university-based general practiceSexual Health
132Nicolas GonzalezHealth Education OfficerSWSLHDA NSW state-wide online condom ordering initiative for youth workforce to address equitySexual Health
187Su Pei KhooStudentUniversity Of MalayaHuman Papillomavirus (HPV) Genotypes Distribution in Histologically Confirmed Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasm (CIN) in MalaysiaSexual Health
178Rose LiuHonours Medical StudentMonash University Department Of General PracticeEXTEND-PREFER: Identifying components of an online education intervention to improve preference for and uptake of long acting reversible contraception in women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.Sexual Health
174Kate MacphersonSenior Policy OfficerNew Zealand Aids FoundationEnabling PrEP uptake in Aotearoa New ZealandSexual Health
46Rudie Marshall-LangSenior Policy OfficerDepartment of Health WADevelopment of a multijurisdictional online syphilis training package Sexual Health
147Kate MaddafordResearch NurseMelbourne Sexual Health CentreClinical presentation of asymptomatic and symptomatic heterosexual men who tested positive for urethral gonorrhoea at a sexual health clinic in Melbourne, AustraliaSexual Health
150Kate MaddafordResearch NurseMelbourne Sexual Health CentreSexual practices and sexually transmitted infections in men who have sex with men only and men who have sex with men and women: a repeated cross-sectional study in MelbourneSexual Health
149Eric ChowAssociate ProfessorMelbourne Sexual Health CentreClinical presentation of asymptomatic and symptomatic women who tested positive for genital gonorrhoea at a sexual health service in Melbourne, AustraliaSexual Health
100Roanna LoboSenior Research OfficerCurtin UniversitySEX WORKERS AS PEER RESEARCHERS – A QUALITATIVE INVESTIGATION OF THE BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES Sexual Health
212Tessa McCormackMedical StudentUNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME AUSTRALIA (FREMANTLE)A CLINICAL AUDIT EVALUATING COMPLIANCE WITH RECOMMENDED COLPOSCOPY WAIT TIMES IN PATIENTS WITH A ‘HIGHER RISK’ ABNORMAL CERVICAL SCREENSexual Health
218Amy MotenCoordinator: Medical EducationShine SATaking simulated contraception training onlineSexual Health
152Jason OngSexual Health PhysicianMelbourne Sexual Health CentreSexualized drug use among female sex workers from eight cities in ChinaSexual Health
134Catriona OoiDoctorNslhd Sexual HealthBehaviour and sexually transmitted infections in men-who-have-sex-with-men attending a sex on premises venue vs. a sexual health clinical service.Sexual Health
80Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreACCEPTABILITY OF SELF-COLLECTED THROAT SWABS AMONG GAY, BISEXUAL AND OTHER MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN ATTENDING A SEXUAL HEALTH CENTRESexual Health
79Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreSEXUAL HEALTH SERVICE ADAPTATIONS TO THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) PANDEMIC IN AUSTRALIA: A NATIONWIDE ONLINE SURVEY Sexual Health
105Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreDIFFERENCES IN NUMBER OF SEXUAL PARTNERS AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN BEFORE AND AFTER THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A REPEATED CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY Sexual Health
86Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreGROUP SEX AMONG MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN IN THE ERA OF PREP: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDYSexual Health
81Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentrePAYING FOR SEX IN MALES AND FEMALES: A CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY IN MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA Sexual Health
83Tiffany PhillipsResearch FellowMelbourne Sexual Health CentreASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN ORAL SEX PRACTICES AND FREQUENT MOUTHWASH USE IN HETEROSEXUALS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL SURVEY IN MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIASexual Health
246Brighid ScanlonPhd StudentQueensland University Of TechnologyEffectiveness of Interventions for Hepatitis B and C: A systematic review of Vaccination, Screening, Health Promotion and Linkage to Care Within High Income CountriesSexual Health
51Marjan TabeshResearch FellowMonash UniversityThe pattern of chlamydia and gonorrhoea at the oropharynx, anorectum and urethra among men who have sex with men attending a sexual health centre in Melbourne in AustraliaSexual Health
253Caroline TauntonMae Scholar | Surveillance OfficerAustralian National University | Burnet InstituteInfectious syphilis among gay and bisexual men in Melbourne: 2012-2019Sexual Health
10Tracy TsangMaster of Applied Epidemiology ScholarThe Australian Government Department Of HealthEpidemiology of gonorrhoea in Australia, 2012–2018Sexual Health
159Evelyn TurekMedical StudentMelbourne Sexual Health Centre, Monash UniversityGroup sex events among female sex workers in Melbourne, AustraliaSexual Health
241Amita TutejaPhd StudentUniversity of MelbourneTelephone interpreting in sexual and reproductive health settings with Burma born refugees post settlement in Australia: Can it work?Sexual Health
186Xianglong XuPhd StudentMonash UniversityModelling the contribution that different sexual practices involving the oropharynx and saliva have on Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections at multiple anatomical sites in men who have sex with menSexual Health
200Xianglong XuPhd StudentMonash UniversityChlamydia trachomatis transmission between the oropharynx, urethra and anorectum in men who have sex with men: A mathematical modelSexual Health
Social, Political and Cultural Aspects >
8Ishwor Shakya
ChierprosoneSathi Samuha (friends Groups)Greater Involvement of People Living with HIV/AIDS (GIPA) in ACTION-NepalHIV&AIDS
96Helen BittlestonStudent/Research AssistantUniversity Of MelbourneThe impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sexual practices of Australians – findings from an online surveySexual Health
11Susan DaviesSenior PsychologistCairns Sexual Health ServiceThe Fifteen Year Evolution of A Transgender Treatment Program in a Far North Queensland Sexual Health Service: A Review Of Presentation TrendsSexual Health
76Lorna Graham-GeraghtyYep Project CoordinatorYACWAProviding Youth Sexual Health Education in Western Australia During COVID-19Sexual Health
75Courtney KingResearch OfficerAustralian Indigenous HealthInfoNetSexual health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: providing evidence based, relevant information and resources to support the workforceSexual Health
37Sanyulandy LeowaluStudentCurtin UniversityINDONESIAN PARENTS’ ATTITUDES TOWARDS SCHOOL-BASED SEXUALITY EDUCATIONSexual Health
180Nathaniel PriceMedical StudentUniversity Of Notre Dame Australia, SydneyExploring the health bridge: Bilingual community health workers and the determinants of healthSexual Health
28Georgia RushPhd CandidateMonash UniversityThe relationship between endometriosis symptomatology, sexual distress, and avoidance of sex and negative impact on sexSexual Health