Conference Highlights

Presentations, Abstracts & Session Recordings

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Conference Overview

Quotes from our Delegates

Award Winners

ASHM Early Career Awards

  • Epidemiology, Prevention & Health Promotion Theme
  • Michael Traeger: Changes In Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Prescribing Across Australian Primary Care And Sexual Health Services Following Covid-19 Social Restrictions.
  • Social, Political & Cultural Aspects Theme
  • Anthony K J Smith: Prescribing PrEP for ‘peace of mind’ in the context of serodiscordant relationships: a qualitative analysis of Australian providers’ views.
  • Discovery and Translational Science Theme
  • Melinda Ashcroft: Genomic characterisation of the Neisseria gonorrhoeae population structure in Victoria, Australia from 2017-2020.
  • Clinical Management and Therapeutics Theme
  • Michelle Doyle: Mycoplasma genitalium in the era of increased resistance.
  • Case Presentation
  • Grace Butel-simoe: HIV and Cutaneous IgG4-related disease

People’s Choice Award for Best Poster – Rizki Fabriani Putri

Australasian Sexual Health and HIV Nurses Association (ASHHNA) Prizes

Sexual Health Society of Victoria Best Poster Awards

Best Poster Winner: Melissa Power

Best Poster Award Winners: Tiffany Phillips & Yan Cheng

Best Student Poster Award Winner – Helen Bittleston

ASHA Distinguished Service Award

Winner: Chris Bourne

ASHA Mid Career Award

Winner: Elissa Kennedy

Media Mentions

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Australian Doctor

Medical Republic


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