Pre-IUSTI 2015 Symposium

23.09.15 - 23.09.15
Public Health Agency of Catalonia (Salvany Building) 81-95 Roc Boronat Street, 08005 Barcelona [Metro: L4/Llacuna - Buses: 6, 36, 40, 42, 192, H14, N8]

Pre-congress Symposium (in Catalan, Spanish, English –simultaneous translation provided) Free entrance, no registration required.




9:00-9:30 The epidemic of HIV/STI among MSM in Europe and especially in Barcelona. Jordi Casabona, CEEISCAT-Agència de Salut Pública de Catalunya; Joan A. Caylà, Agència de Salut Pública de Barcelona


9:30-9:45 Discussion


9:45-10:30 Challenges and opportunities of preventive interventions directed to MSM in Barcelona. Montse Pineda, Comitè 1er de Desembre; Pep Coll, Projecte dels Noms; Percy Fernández Dávila, Stop Sida  


10:30-10:45 Discussion 


10:45-11:15  European examples of preventive work with MSM. Dirk Sander, Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe (Germany); Roger Staub, Federal Office of Public Health (Switzerland)


11:15-11:30 Discussion


11:30-11:45 The future interventions against HIV/STI in MSM in Europe. Paul Flowers, Glasgow Caledonian University (United Kingdom)