First, lets talk about coverage of key conferences. Brian, lucky man, has scored a trip to Rome for the 6th IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) . He will of course be reporting directly from Rome – I believe he wants to focus on treatment issues, in particular the latest on when the thorny issue of when to start treatment.
That trip of course makes my plans for the summer look considerably less glamorous. However, there is a fair chan