Articles tagged with: Rupert Kaul

Public forum: making all the tools better to prevent HIV

published: January, 12, 2018 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Social Media, Revolving Door, Guest Authors, Media

Hear an update of how Toronto can end HIV transmissions.

Public forum: making all the tools better to prevent HIV

Leading Toronto researchers and clinicians invite you to a discussion of how HIV prevention tools are improving and combine to get us to zero new infections. (Speakers: Sharmistha Mishra, Rupert Kaul, Malika Sharma, Beth Rachlis, Taylor Sicard, Isaac Bogoch, Abigail Kroch.  Moderator: R. Reinhard) When: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 6:30-8:30 PM Where: Hart House Music Room (U. of Toronto campus) Elevator and access ramp accessible. Light refreshments will be provided. Please RVSP by email

Know the risk

published: November, 19, 2012 Written by // Bob Leahy - Publisher Categories // Gay Men, Sexual Health, Health, International , Opinion Pieces, Population Specific , Sex and Sexuality , Bob Leahy - Publisher

What’s the risk when gay men fuck and don’t use condoms? A new campaign looks at the ways gay men use to reduce the risk of HIV transmission, with a Risk Calculator anyone can use that comes up with results that may surprise. Bob Leahy checks it out.

Know the risk

It’s sexy on the surface – and that’s good - but scratch below the skin and you’ll find there’s much that’s new – and controversial -  in an Australian campaign designed to help gay men seriously understand the risks associated with unprotected sex and the strategies they can use to reduce the risk. That approach isn’t new in itself, but the risk assessments are. They’ll challenge what you thought you knew. Is fucking without a condom ALWAYS high risk, for instance?  Think

New insights in HIV management and strategies for a cure

published: October, 01, 2012 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Community Events, Events, Health, Revolving Door, Events, Treatment, Guest Authors, Living with HIV

ACT’s second Community Health Forum in the current series is on new insights in HIV management and strategies for a cure. Attendance is free. The forum will also be available via webcast.

New insights in HIV management and strategies for a cure

The second workshop in the current series of free open discussion forums for people living with HIV hosted by the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 7:00pm at the Ramada Plaza Hotel, 300 Jarvis Street in Toronto.  The topic this month is New insights in HIV Management and Strategies for a Cure. The forum will address questions such as:  What is the current problem with curing HIV infection? Reservoirs and immune containment. What shou