Clinical posts from members and guests of the Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) from various international medical and scientific conferences on HIV, AIDS, viral hepatitis, and sexual health.
Dr Julian Elliott is Head of Clinical Research at the Alfred Hospital Infectious Diseases Unit, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Infectious Diseases, Monash University and HIV Clinical Advisor, Burnet Institute.
Dr Elliott's research interests are in the use of antiretroviral therapy in low- and middle-income countries, including treatment monitoring, treatment failure and immune restoration disease; understanding and preventing the high burden of chronic illness in people with HIV; and evidence synthesis. He is Project Director for the HealthMap Project, a 5-year NHMRC-funded cluster randomised controlled trial of cardiovascular risk reduction in people living with HIV. He was previously Technical Advisor in HIV treatment, care and research at the National Center in HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STDs (NCHADS) of the Cambodian Ministry of Health where he contributed to the rapid expansion of HIV treatment programs and the establishment of an HIV research program. He has served as a consultant to WHO, UNAIDS and the World Bank on reviews of national HIV programs and development of guidelines.