The staff of NP “E.V.A”. participated in the preparation and conduct of the scientific conference, “Woman, Children and HIV” in October 2012 and May 2013. The following reports were presented by Alexandra Volgina and Julia Godunova:
Where are HIV-positive orphaned children?
Access barriers to drug treatment and other medical care for pregnant IDUs and their children up to 3 years old.
Methods to overcome barriers to accessing breast milk substitution formula.
Adoption of HIV-positive children.
The needs of women living with HIV. Developing the movement of HIV positive women in Russia.
Features of organizing a network of non-profit partnerships and community mobilization.
The need for special maintenance of HIV adolescents as they transition from a pediatrician to an adult doctor at the age of 18.
Violence as a major factor limiting women’s access to services of prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
One of the main outcomes of the conference was the inclusion in the resolution of the Conference “E.V.A.’s” proposals which was sent to the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation.