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Women, Children, and HIV: Resources for Prevention and Treatment State-of-the-art clinical information and training resources on prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, care of women and children with HIV, and related topics. A collaborative project of the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center (FXBC) at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) and the UCSF Center for HIV Information (CHI.)
Antiretroviral Pregnancy Registry
Intended to provide an early signal of any major teratogenic effect associated with a prenatal exposure to the products monitored through the registry, a voluntary prospective, exposure-registration, observational study designed to collect and evaluate data on the outcomes of pregnancy exposures to antiretroviral products.
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
Research and programs aimed at preventing and treating pediatric HIV disease.
Global Strategies for HIV Prevention
Nonprofit organization working to implement international strategies to prevent HIV infection and care for those affected by HIV with a focus on women and children.
International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
(ICAP) The Center's collection of PMTCT-related resources including several tools including some on infant feeding in the context of HIV infection.
International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group
(IMPAACT) IMPAACT evaluates treatments for HIV-infected children, adolescents, and pregnant women; develops new approaches for the interruption of mother-to-infant transmission; and evaluates vaccines for the prevention of HIV sexual transmission among adolescents.
Maternal and Child Health Library
The library's goal is to serve the maternal and child health (MCH) community with accurate, reliable, and timely information and resources. The site contains the MCH Alert newsletter, databases, bibliographies, and other information resources.
Perinatal HIV Research Unit
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto, South Africa. Part of the University of the Witwatersrand.
PMTCT Donations Program
Axios coordinates the PMTCT Donations Program, Abbott Laboratories and Boehringer Ingelheim's joint response to mother-to-child HIV transmission. Abbott Laboratories donates Determine HIV 1/2 tests to eligible countries for pregnant women, their spouses and children of those women who test HIV-positive. Boehringer Ingelheim donates nevirapine free of charge to eligible countries for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1.
Secure the Future
Bristol-Myers Squibb initiative, in partnership with several African nations, to find sustainable and relevant solutions for the management of HIV/AIDS in women and children, and provide resources to improve community education and patient support.
The Well Project: Pregnancy and HIV
Resource on women and HIV providing information on the latest treatments, therapies, and clinical trials, as well as advocacy tools, slide presentations, a forum for discussion groups, and project startup guides.
See Also
HIV InSite Knowledge Base
Mother-to-Child Transmission
Prevention Research Organizations