RESTON, Va. and KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clinical Care Options (CCO), the leader in the development of innovative online, print, and live HIV medical education for healthcare professionals, is pleased to announce its continued partnership with the International AIDS Society (IAS) at the 7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2013).
IAS 2013 will be the seventh consecutive year that CCO will publish official online scientific analysis of the annual IAS conferences. The CME-certified online coverage will include Capsule Summaries of the most clinically relevant studies, selected by CCO's expert faculty; audio podcasts in which leading clinicians and researchers review highlights of the meeting; CCO's downloadable slidesets summarizing the key data; and analysis of the clinical implications of the major studies from panels of international experts.
"The IAS conference is the world's largest scientific meeting on HIV and AIDS, and it is a tremendous opportunity for scientists, clinicians, implementers, public health experts, and community leaders to discuss the latest scientific developments and to explore how such scientific advances can be applied in implementation programmes," said Bertrand Audoin, Executive Director of the IAS. "IAS 2013 is the first IAS conference hosted in Asia, a region that faces significant challenges in terms of its HIV epidemic, but most importantly, presents important successes. By bringing the conference to the region, delegates from all over the world can learn from the work of our Asian colleagues. We are glad that, once again, CCO will make available online for a wider public its scientific conference coverage and analysis of the studies presented at the conference."
"We are honored to be selected for the seventh year in a row to deliver essential new information and educational resources from this esteemed international scientific meeting to healthcare providers for HIV patients worldwide," said Edward King, CCO's Senior Vice President, Editorial.
The 7th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention will be held June 30 - July 3, 2013, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
About the International AIDS Society
The International AIDS Society (IAS) is the world's leading independent association of HIV professionals, with over 16,000 members from 196 countries working at all levels of the global response to AIDS. Our members include researchers from all disciplines, clinicians, public health and community practitioners on the frontlines of the epidemic, as well as policy and program planners. The IAS is the custodian of the biennial International AIDS Conference. For more information, visit www.iasociety.org.
About Clinical Care Options and inPractice®
Clinical Care Options (CCO) is the leader in the development of innovative educational technology platform that integrates all levels of medical education and information with personalization of the clinician's experience and the integration of moderated social media. It has been a pioneer in the creation of continuing education and decision support resources for healthcare professionals. In addition, CCO and inPractice® (a wholly-owned subsidiary of CCO) have created original continuing medical education content and information resources designed specifically for healthcare providers in the areas of HIV, hepatology/gastroenterology, and hematology/oncology. Educational programs encompass a spectrum of interactive online and live formats that not only provide the latest scientific information but also support the understanding, confidence, application, and competence of healthcare professionals. The company's online clinical decision support tool, inPractice®, brings this knowledge to the point of care by translating and distilling the constant stream of new information into practical knowledge readily available in the practice setting.
For more information about the company and its programs, visit clinicaloptions.com.
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