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The Body Covers:
The 7th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

January 30 - February 2, 2000
San Francisco Marriott, San Francisco, CA

Index of STEP Conference Summaries by Topic

The Body's Conference Summaries

In an effort to provide comprehensive coverage of 7th annual Retrovirus Conference and Opportunistic Infections, one of the most important annual meeting concerning HIV/AIDS, The Body is please to provide daily coverage from Seattle Treatment Education Project (STEP) one of the earliest AIDS service organizations in America. Same day coverage will be provided by four of STEP's treatment specialists.

Jeff Schouten, M.D. Jeff is a former surgeon who has been living with HIV for over 10 years. Jeff has been the chair of STEP's scientific review committee for several years and is currently chair of STEP's Scientific Advisory Board. He also is co-editor of the STEP Perspective and is also a frequent contributor.

Dan Dawson is the co-executive director of the Seattle Treatment Education Project (STEP) and the editor of the STEP Perspective, the HIV/AIDS treatment journal. He has been working in the HIV/AIDS field for almost seven years and has been in the heatlh care field for over 15 years.

Brian Coppedge was the treatment information specialist for STEP from 1996 until 1999. Since 1999 Brian has been the co-executive director responsible for programs at STEP. This is the fourth Retrovirus Conference he has attended.

Richard March has been a treatment specialist with STEP since November,1999. He has worked as a volunteer for various AIDS service organizations for the last seven years.

Index of STEP Conference Summaries

Sunday, January 30, 2000

Monday, January 31, 2000

Tuesday, February 1, 2000

Wednesday February 2, 2000

Please note: Knowledge about HIV changes rapidly. Note the date of this summary's publication, and before treating patients or employing any therapies described in these materials, verify all information independently. If you are a patient, please consult a doctor or other medical professional before acting on any of the information presented in this summary. For a complete listing of our most recent conference coverage, click here.

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This article was provided by Seattle Treatment Education Project.