McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

A translational view of:
Growing old with HIV: How the world has changed

Demystifying Medicine Seminar Information


Monday, September 24, 2012


  • Dr. Fiona Smaill, Chair and Professor, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine; Associate Member, Pediatrics Co-Director, Special Immunology Services/HIV Clinic
  • Dr. Kenneth Rosenthal, Professor, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine Director; Division of Molecular Medicine Head, Viral Vaccines Division


This seminar includes a clinical presentation with patient interview followed by a research presentation.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the changing demographics of HIV/AIDS
  • Discuss current management of HIV and co-morbidities
  • Explore the patient's perspective of ageing well with HIV
  • Understand HIV as a chronic infl ammatory disease process

Contact Info:

Dr. Kjetil Ask

Sara Sellers
Phone: 905-525-9140 Ext. 76706