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BHPF 2023

About BHPF 2023

The 6th Biomedical HIV Prevention Forum (BHPF) will be held in Zimbabwe on 3rd December as an official pre conference of ICASA themed "Unlocking the Power of Choice in HIV Prevention." The forum will be held as a hybrid event, allowing participants to join both in-person and virtually. It will bring together advocates, civil society representatives, researchers, government officials from the Ministries of Health and Finance, and front-line providers.

The BHPF aims to explore and discuss the latest advancements, challenges, and opportunities in biomedical HIV prevention, while emphasizing the importance of choice and its transformative impact on HIV prevention efforts.
Unlocking the Power of Choice in HIV Prevention

BHPF 2021 Report

BHPF 2023


10:30 am - 10:50 am

Biomedical HIV prevention pipeline: Where are we and what is in the pipeline

Sinazo Pato
10:50 am - 11:00 am


Sinazo Pato
11:00 am - 11:40 pm

Country presentations (10 Minutes per country)

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
12:00 am - 12:00 pm

Plenary & Q&A

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
9:00 am - 9:10 am

Opening of the pre-conference

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
9:10 am - 12:00 am

From Durban to Zimbabwe and in-between: what have we done, and how have we performed? What are the opportunities for scale?

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
9:20 am - 9:30 am

The Intersection between BHPF and ICASA: an overview and Opportunities

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
9:30 am - 9:50 am

Strengthening Youth Involvement in HIV prevention research & BHPF A youth leader’s Perspective (what has worked well, Gaps & opportunities to engage) Country perspectives from the Mini BHPF country consultations

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
9:50 am - 10:10 am

Keynote speech: Zimbabwe National AIDS Council

Dr. Nyaradzo Mgodi
10:10 am - 10:20 am

Tea Break

BHPF 2023


BHPF 2023

Organizers And Partners

The forum is organized by AfNHi with technical and financial support from the BHPF Steering committee which comprises of the following; Advocacy for Prevention of HIV and AIDS (APHA) AIDS Health Foundation (AHF) AVAC Frontline AIDS Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) New HIV Vaccines and Microbicides Advocacy Society (NHVMAS) Rwanda NGOs Forum on HIV/AIDS and Health Promotion Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) WACI Health