ARG breaks down HIV PrEP

The panelists answering questions from the participants during the open forum on 05 August 2022. In partnership with various HIV/AIDS treatment hubs, the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) AIDS Research Group (ARG) conducted the 2nd installment of the ARG Collaborative Conversations series on pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) via Zoom and Facebook Live on August 5, continue reading : ARG breaks down HIV PrEP

ARG capacitates HIV testing counselors

To respond to the need for more trained and proficient HIV counselors and health care providers,RITM, through its Medical Department, held a two-day training on Basic HIV Orientation and Pre/Post-test Counseling on March 29-30, 2019 at the Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (PSMID) Office. Attended by thirty participants from both medical and non-medical backgrounds, the continue reading : ARG capacitates HIV testing counselors

RITM-ARG celebrates World AIDS Day with a free concert

Ben&Ben celebrates World AIDS Day with RITM-ARG by performing during the “Right to Health” concert. The RITM-AIDS Research Group (RITM-ARG) celebrated World AIDS Day with “Right to Health,” a free concert last December 1 at SM Southmall with the hopes of raising HIV/AIDS awareness through music and spoken word poetry. Multiple media outlets and social continue reading : RITM-ARG celebrates World AIDS Day with a free concert

RITM, UPLB give face to HIV/AIDS

(L-R) Head of ARG-RITM Dr. Rosanna Ditangco, HIV advocate Billy Santo, International Health Expert from UP Open University and Philippine Women’s University Professor Satwinder Rehal, and President of ASEAN Student Council Union Derrick Ordoñez address the students’ concerns regarding HIV/AIDS. The complexity of the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS is yet to be implored although not without continue reading : RITM, UPLB give face to HIV/AIDS