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Welcome
We invite you to NHARCON Conference 2013, which will be held in Accra, the lively capital of Ghana in West Africa on 10th to 13th September 2013..

Since 2004, the Ghana AIDS Commission in collaboration with its partners, has organised two National HIV and AIDS Research Conference (NHARCON) to provide platform for stakeholders to share information and experiences, discuss results of researches and examine their implications for improving the quality of the national HIV and AIDS response.
About the conference
Current HIV epidemic estimates show that 225,478 persons made up of 100,336 males and 125,141 females are living with HIV in Ghana. There were 12,077 new infections and 15263 AIDS deaths. 30,395 children were living with HIV . A total of 1,704 new child infections occurred in almost equal proportions by gender. Annual AIDS deaths amongst children is estimated at 2,080(NACP, 2011).

By  the end of 2011, 59,007 people were on anti-retroviral treatment representing 57.9% of eligible persons made up of 56,050 adults and 2,957 children. Out of the estimated 0ne million pregnant women annually, nearly 630,000 received HIV testing and 51% of eligible pregnant women received ARVs to prevent mother to child transmission. The HIV prevention interventions have...... Click here to read more
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Presentation Now Open
Presentation for the National HIV and AIDS Research Conference (NHARCON) 2013 is now open. Persons submitting abstract should read the abstract submission guidelines and ensure full compliance with the requirements. They should indicate the Scientific Track and a Track Category that best describe their subject of abstract. Accepted abstracts will be published under the general headings of these scientific tracks.

All abstracts must be submitted online. To submit abstract, please click here to submite your abstract . For further information please visit NHARCON 2013 Webpage: www.ghanaids.gov.gh/conference Authors are encouraged to submit before 28th February, 2013.
Conference Venue
Ghana College of Physicians & Surgeons
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