HIV Care Round
Introduction of Generic Antiretrovirals in British Columbia: A Counterfactual Analysis
Viviane Dias Lima, PhD
Research Scientist and Senior Statistician, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Where: Conference Room 7, Providence Building Level 1, St. Paul’s Hospital
When: Wednesday, April 25th, 2018, 12-1 PM
This event is open to everyone but would be of interest to health care providers and support workers of HIV-positive individuals.
A light lunch will be served.
This Group Learning activity has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to
1 Mainpro+ Certified credit
Dr. Viviane Dias Lima has been an Associate Professor at UBC since 2016 and a Research Scientist and Senior Statistician at the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) since 2006. Her area of research focus has been on the epidemiology and control of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
Based on her extensive training in statistics, epidemiology and mathematical modelling, she develops innovative models of disease progression and transmission to understand the potential impact of behavioural and health care interventions on the HIV epidemic. Since commencing her research career, she has received numerous national/international awards, published over 150 peer-reviewed papers in high-impact journals, and trained several junior researchers. She has been part of numerous national/international collaborations and an advisor for several national/ international agencies. Currently, she has CIHR and MSFHR salary awards, and she is the principal investigator on two grants and a co-investigator on eight grants.
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