The Centre for Social Research in Health (CSRH) at UNSW Sydney is pleased to announce that Carla Treloar and Alex Broom have been awarded the accolade of UNSW Scientia Professor for their dedication to research.
In June, CSRH researchers published results from the Gay Community Periodic Surveys in the Lancet HIV journal showing the rapid uptake of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) by gay and bisexual men in Melbourne and Sydney, particularly between 2016 an
Tens of thousands of Australians have been cured of Hepatitis C since new treatments were made universally available last year, and a report released last month said Australia is on track to eliminate hepatitis C by 2026.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) was subsidised by the Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) in April 2018. GPs and HIV/sexual health specialists are key actors to prescribing PrEP to get maximal coverage of populations at risk of acquiring HIV, particularly gay and bisexual men.