Symposium 1: Syphilis 2018
Edmund Burke Hall
Chairs: Amani Hansali, Bradley Stoner.
Mark Gilbert: The Syndemic Approach to Syphilis Epidemiology and Prevention
Kirsten Salado - Rasmussen: T. pallidum Molecular Typing and Syphilis Epidemiology
Robert Bolan: Doxycycline Prophylaxis for Syphilis Prevention
Xiu Qui: Syphilis-attributable adverse pregnancy outcomes: a retrospective cohort analysis of 1218 pregnant women with different syphilis treatment status in China
Symposium 2: Viral STIs, It Is Time to Maximize Prevention of Infections and Complications
J.M Synge Theatre
Chairs: Raj Patel, Marc Steben
Anna Wald: HSV: An Imperfect Toolkit of Interventions
Marc Steben: How Can We Accelerate the Elimination of HPV?
Valérie Martel-Laferrière: Sexually Transmitted Hepatitis C – Beyond Injection Drug Use
Niamh Lynn: Update on outcomes from a Hepatitis C outbreak in men who have sex with men in a Dublin Sexual Health Clinic & a call for treatment as prevention
Oral Abstract Session 1: STI Treatment and Clearance
Chairs: Tariq Sadiq, Basil Donovan
Christian Hoebe: Treatment effectiveness of azithromycin and doxycycline in uncomplicated anorectal and vaginal Chlamydia trachomatis infections in women; a multicenter observational study (FemCure)
Stephen Jordan: Identifying men at risk for persistent nongonoccocal urethritis using pathogen and symptoms resolution rates in azithromycin-treated men
Geneviève Van Liere: Spontaneous clearance of urogenital, anorectal and oropharyngeal chlamydia trachomatis and neisseria gonorrhoeae in sti clinic visiting women, msm and heterosexual men
Hannelore Götz: Confirmatory testing of neisseria gonorrhoea in a sexual health clinic in Rotterdam: implications for epidemiology and treatment policy
Sunniva Förster: Combination testing and evolution of resistance to zoliflodacin combined with other antimicrobials for neisseria gonorrhoeae
Oral Abstract Session 2: PrEP: Opportunities and Consequences
Chairs: Connie Celum, Elske Hoornenborg
Harriet Langanke: Are we doing enough to increase prep uptake among European women? Identifying barriers via the prep cascade using results from the flash! PrEP in Europe survey
Michalina Montaño: High rates of sexually transmitted infection (STI) risk among men who have sex with men (MSM) using pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV
Roberta Brum: Pre exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) risk assessment: are we missing opportunities?
Christina Schumacher: Low rates of HIV testing among Gonorrhoea infected individuals with history of recent bacterial STI’s in Baltimore, Maryland, USA: A missed opportunity for PrEP referral?
Ian Spicknall: Sexual positioning among men who have had sex with men and bridging to heterosexual networks in the United States, 2011-2015
WHO Round Table: Strengthening STI Case Management in Resource-Constraint Settings
Beckett Room 1
Chairs: Teodora Wi, Francis Ndowa
Teodora Wi: STI Management for STI Control
Francis Ndowa: STI Syndromic Case Management
Kees Rietmeijer: Validation Study on Syndromic Case Management in Zimbabwe
Magnus Unemo: Should Mycoplasma genitalium be included in any Syndromic Case Management Guidelines?
Jessica Renaux: Development of New Treatment and Mitigating Drug Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae