International AIDS Society

Track Categories

The track category is the heading under which your abstract will be reviewed and later published in the conference printed matters if accepted. During the submission process, you will be asked to select one track category for your abstract.

Track A - Basic Science
  • HIV Evolution and phylodynamics (intra- and inter-host)
  • Basic Retrovirology
  • Innate Immune Responses
  • Adaptive Immune Responses
  • HIV Pathogenesis / Immune Function and Dysfunction
  • HIV/SIV Latency and Viral Reservoirs (Human and Animal Models)
  • Natural Protection against HIV/AIDS
  • Host Genetics and Systems Biology
  • Transmission and Early Infection
  • Novel Treatment, Prevention and Cure Strategies
  • Vaccine Development
  • Super- and Co-Infections (including Opportunistic Infections)
  • Diagnostic Tools for Immunological and Virological Monitoring of HIV Infection
  • Animal Models (Excluding Latency/Reservoirs)
Full Track A category list

Track B – Clinical Science
  • Course of HIV Disease
  • Diagnostic and Monitoring Tools
  • Co-Infections (Including Opportunistic Infections)
  • Co-Morbidities and Complications (including those related to ART)
  • Antiretroviral Therapies in Adults (clinical trials and observational cohort studies)
  • Other Strategies and Therapies (non-ART)
  • Linkage and Retention in Care
  • Specific Issues Related to HIV Infection and Treatment in Women
  • Specific Issues Related to HIV Infection and Treatment in Children and Adolescents
  • Specific Issues Related to HIV Infection and Treatment in Key Populations
Full Track B category list

Track C – Prevention Science
  • Epidemiology of HIV
  • HIV Surveillance
  • Approaches and Tools for HIV Prevention
  • Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission
  • Population-Specific Interventions and HIV Prevention Strategies
  • Feasibility and Impact of Structural Interventions
  • Methodological Issues and Capacity-Building
Full Track C category list

Track D – Implementation Science
  • Infrastructure and Delivery Models for the Scale up of HIV Services
  • Interventions to Increase Uptake and Retention in HIV Services
  • Integration of HIV Services with Other Programmes
  • Diagnostics
  • Sustainable Financing
  • Health Systems Strengthening
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
Full Track D category list