The 51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC 2011) is expected to draw approximately 11,000 attendees (most of them clinicians and researchers) from throughout the world to present and discuss the latest developments in infectious disease etiology, epidemiology and clinical management. Although it is not an HIV-specific conference, studies on HIV and related complications/coinfections often make up a significant proportion of presented research.
TheBodyPRO.com's coverage of ICAAC 2011 will include summaries of individual studies and presentations, as well as discussions featuring study authors and leading HIV clinicians/researchers.
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For more information on ICAAC 2011, please visit the conference's website. You may also view the conference program online.
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