Respiratory complications of HIV infections

Speakers: Dr Pablo Rojo (Spain) and Prof Rudzani Muloiwa (South Africa). Chairs: Dr Sandra Kwarteng Owusu (Ghana) and Prof Marijke Proesmans (Belgium)

The PATS and ERS paediatric webinar series continues with a Respiratory complications of HIV infections webinar on 22 May 2023. 

Clinicians in Africa and Europe need to be aware of HIV-infection and exposure on the spectrum of disease children can present with. With increasing immigrant population in Europe and a still a high number of children born exposed to HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, it is critical that clinicians share the latest research and management strategies in children with HIV-infection and exposure. 

Educational aims

The webinar will address the spectrum of respiratory infections and disease in children who have HIV-infection and HIV-exposure. The impact on access to anti-retroviral treatments on the spectrum of disease in children with exposed to HIV and sharing recent data on vaccine responses to important respiratory infections in this cohort of children.

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Target audience

General practitioners, paediatricians, paediatric pulmonology fellows, paediatric pulmonologist, research nurses and respiratory therapists


2 lectures 20-25 minutes per speaker and 15 minutes for Q& A session 

Date and Time

Monday, 22 May 2023. 18:00 PM CET/CAT

Learning Outcomes

After this webinar attendees will have an overview of the scope of respiratory tract infection in HIV-infected children. The changing paradigm in management and presentation of respiratory tract infections in HIV-infected and HIV-exposed children including recent data on care pathways for respiratory management in this vulnerable group.