COVID-19 in Africa | Study confirms pregnant women at high risk

In Sub-Saharan Africa, pregnant women hospitalised with COVID-19 are dying at a far greater rate than any other demographic. This was revealed in a new multicentre study across six African countries. The findings confirm pregnant people should be prioritised for Covid-19 vaccinations. The lead author of the study and our INTEREST ICC member, Professor Jean […]


Aidsmap reviewed the INTEREST 2022 Conference, highlighting sessions such as those on global health targets, vaginal rings & topical PrEP, HIV treatment in pregnancy, and more. Read their article here.

Prof. Charles Boucher

​Charles was a co-founder and has been a driving force in identifying knowledge gaps and providing medical education for HIV professionals from the very start. An incredibly talented scientist with enormous ambition within the HIV field, Charles has cemented his legacy as a major contributor to HIV research and clinical virology.​ Charles first came into […]


<b>INTEREST 2020</b> took place from <b>30 November – 4 December 2020 as a virtual conference</b>. <br /> <br /> We would like to sincerely thank all our sponsors, endorsers, faculty, and our participants who made this conference possible.  

12th INTEREST – Thank you!

We would like to thank all of the 592 participants of the 12th INTEREST Conference (29 May – 1 June 2018, Kigali, Rwanda for their invaluable contribution in making this meeting such a success. We would also like to dedicate our gratitude to our sponsors, ViiV/GSK, Johnson & Johnson, Gilead, AbbVie, Roche, Mylan, NIH/Fogarty, Joep […]