HIVR4P 2018: From Research to Impact.


Journal Article

The HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P) conference is dedicated to advancing HIV prevention research, responding to a growing consensus that effective and durable prevention will require a combination of approaches as well as unprecedented collaboration among scientists, practitioners and community workers from different fields and geographic areas. The conference theme in 2018, "From Research to Impact", acknowledged an increasing focus on translation of promising research findings into practical, accessible and affordable HIV prevention options for those who need them worldwide. HIVR4P 2018 was held in Madrid, Spain, on 21-25 October, with over 1,400 participants from 52 countries around the globe, representing all aspects of HIV prevention research and implementation. The program included 137 oral and 610 poster presentations. This paper presents a brief summary of highlights from the conference. More detailed information, complete abstracts as well as webcasts and daily Rapporteur summaries may be found on the conference website at

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Cited Authors

  • Shacklett, BL; Blanco, J; Hightow-Weidman, L; Mgodi, N; Alcami, J; Buchbinder, S; Chirenje, M; Dabee, S; Diallo, M; Dumchev, K; Herrera, C; Levy, ME; Martin-Gayo, E; Makoah, NA; Mitchell, KM; Mugwanya, K; Reddy, K; Rodríguez, ML; Rodriguez-Garcia, M; Shover, CL; Shrivastava, T; Tomaras, GD; Van Diepen, M; Walia, M; Warren, M; Manrique, A; Thyagarajan, B; Torri, T

Published Date

  • April 22, 2019

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PubMed ID

  • 31007035

Pubmed Central ID

  • 31007035

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1931-8405

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0889-2229

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/aid.2019.0074


  • eng