2014 International AIDS Conference

Note:  This web page has links to many articles, fact sheets, and other materials arising from the 2014 International AIDS Conference (IAC), held during July 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

The materials have been grouped into topic areas to help you scan and quickly find materials of particular interest to you.  The topic areas appear in the order listed below.  Please note that some articles appear in more than one topic category:

  • Conference Overview and Highlights
  • The Global Epidemic
  • Affected Population Groups and Health Disparities
  • HIV Prevention, Transmission, and Testing
  • HIV Treatment
  • Research Toward an HIV Cure
  • Living with HIV
  • Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection

Conference Overview and Highlights

AIDS 2014 – This is the official website for the 2014 IAC.  It includes the conference program-at-a-glance; “daily delivery” archives of conference news; and video interviews. Of particular interest are the site’s rapporteur summaries – detailed daily reports of major findings and discussions – for each of the  main tracks of AIDS 2014:

  • Track A: Basic and Translational Research
  • Track B: Clinical Research
  • Track C: Epidemiology and Prevention
  • Track D: Social and Political Research, Law, Policy, and Human Rights
  • Track E: Implementation Research, Economics, Systems, and Synergies with other Health and Development Sectors
  • Community Program
  • Leadership & Accountability Program
  • Global Village
  • Youth Program

General Overview Articles:

Blog.AIDS.gov: Highlights and Conversations from 2014 IAC:

The Global Epidemic
(including prevention and treatment goals, funding, and access to care)

Affected Population Groups and Health Disparities

Children and Youth:

Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men:

Older Persons and HIV:

Sex Workers:

Substance Users:

Transgender Persons:


HIV Prevention, Transmission, and Testing

HIV Treatment as Prevention:

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP):

Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP):

HIV Testing:

Other HIV Transmission and Prevention News:

 HIV Treatment

Note:  For articles about HIV treatment as prevention, please see the “HIV Prevention, Transmission, and Testing” section above.

Global Treatment Targets and Demand:

Starting and Changing HIV Treatment (including concerns about HIV drug resistance):

Studies Comparing Different HIV Treatment Regimens:

HIV Drug Pricing and Access:

Research Toward an HIV Cure

Living with HIV
(includes TB and other health conditions in HIV-infected persons)

Note: For articles about hepatitis C infection, please see the “Hepatitis C” section below.


Other Health Conditions:

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection

The HCV Epidemic:

HCV Treatment:

HCV Drug Pricing:

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