Issue Briefs

View all:

Doing more, faster: Preliminary results from the routine use of point-of-care early infant HIV diagnosis in six sub- Saharan African countries

To improve health and to save lives, HIV-infected infants must be diagnosed early, rapidly and efficiently, and immediately initiated on treatment. Yet, current current early infant diagnosis systems in resource- limited countries are challenged at multiple levels of the cascade. 

Download

Quality Products to Deliver Quality Care: Monitoring the Performance of Point-of-Care Nucleic Acid Testing Manufacturers

While coverage of conventional, laboratory-based EID has increased in recent years throughout resource- limited countries, testing could be greatly expanded through the integration of new point-of-care (POC) testing technologies into national EID networks. POC technology ensures that infants are screened on-site, that their caregivers quickly receive their test results and that those who test HIV-positive are rapidly enrolled on lifesaving antiretroviral treatment. 

Download

Improving Access to HIV Care & Treatment Through Decentralization & Integration in Kenya

This brief focuses on EGPAF’s Pamoja Project in Homabay in the four sub-counties in which the project operated, during the period October 2010 to September 2016.

Read more

BRIDGING RURAL SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN COMMUNITIES AND THE GLOBAL RESPONSE TO THE HIV AND AIDS EPIDEMIC

Lessons from the Advancing Community Level Action for Improved Maternal and Child Health and PMTCT (Project ACCLAIM).

Download

Research

This brief highlights EGPAF’s extensive work in the field of clinical and operations research around pediatric HIV. The brief describes our history in research, our research accomplishments, current research activities and our internationally-recognized staff and research leaders.

Download

Innovation Needed on Pediatric ARV Formulations

This issue brief discusses why new HIV drug formulations are needed in order to better address the needs of children and infants. Current regimens can be difficult to administer and are not always palatable to children.

Download

Strategic Information and Evalution

EGPAF prides itself on its data management, accountability to donors and supported government, and use of high-quality data to scare up effective HIV prevention, care and treatment programs. This brief describes our data collection, management and evaluation procedures and innovations. 

Download

 1 2 3 >