Friday, August 9, 2019

The Hawaii Center for AIDS presented research works at the 10th International AIDS Society Conference in HIV Science held in Mexico City in July 2019.
Dr. Lishomwa Ndhlovu co-chaired a session at the HIV/Hepatitis B Cure symposium. He also presented a poster on methamphetamine use and T-cell exhaustion in HIV.
Dr. Louie Mar Gangcuangco with “The Berlin Patient,” Timothy Brown, the first patient cured of HIV.
Dr. Cecilia Shikuma, director of the Hawaii Center for AIDS, and Dr. Louie Mar Gangcuangco standing in front of the research poster on CD4 T-cell exhaustion and mitochondrial dysfunction.
Brooks Mitchell, PhD candidate, presented a poster on HIV reservoir and neurocognitive impairment.
Abstracts available at:

Sunday, June 30, 2019

28th Annual Honolulu AIDS Walk

The Hawaii Center for AIDS joined the community at the 28th Annual Honolulu AIDS Walk held at Kapiolani Park on June 30, 2019.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Scientific Publishing Seminar

Dr. Louie Mar Gangcuangco was invited by the Philippine Society for Medical Oncology and Merck Philippines to deliver a talk on scientific writing and publishing.

Dr. Gangcuangco is an HIV researcher for the Hawaii Center for AIDS and has published over 50 scientific abstracts and international peer-reviewed journal articles. He has served as a peer-reviewer for various journals, including The Lancet HIV, The British Medical Journal, and Clinical Infectious Diseases.