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Call: How would you feel if HIV could be cured?

The Hiv Vereniging is actively involved in research on various topics regarding HIV. We give feedback, share calls for participants, or participate as an advisor. In this article we share a call for participants for a questionnaire on HIV cure.

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Call: questionnaire on breastfeeding and HIV

The Hiv Vereniging is actively involved in research on various topics regarding  HIV. We give feedback, share calls for participants, or participate as an advisor. In this article we share a call for participants for a questionnaire on breastfeeding by HIV-positive women.

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Without passport or BSN, also entitled to COVID-19 vaccination

What do you do if you want to get vaccinated but you don't have a passport, BSN, postal address or valid residence papers for the Netherlands, or you know someone in this situation? A few tips on how to get vaccinated.

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Questions about HIV and the corona vaccination

In the first week of January, the Dutch corona-vaccination program started. When can people with HIV get the vaccine? Which vaccines are going to be used in the Netherlands? And has there been research done on people with HIV? And are there any interactions with HIV medication? We will answer your questions here.

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Questions on HIV and the coronavirus (COVID-19)

Recently, the Dutch Association of People with HIV (Hiv Vereniging) has received a great many questions about HIV and the coronavirus. Our Medical Officer is keeping up with developments and issuing updates when there is news. Below we answer some of the most frequently asked questions.

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Call: Participants wanted for an interview about HIV cure

The Hiv Vereniging is actively involved in research on various topics regarding  HIV. We give feedback, share calls for participants, or participate as an advisor. In this article we share a call for the University Medical Center Utrecht. They are currently studying the meaning of an HIV cure for people with HIV.

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Call for participants for a study on COVID-19 and HIV

Do you want to participate in our study on HIV and COVID-19? We are looking for people with HIV willing to fill in eight short questionnaires within a three-month period. We want to learn more on COVID-19 in people with HIV, and if HIV medication has an effect on COVID-19 infections.

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Research on how others react to people with HIV

How do others react to people with HIV? Do ignorance and outdated ideas about HIV still play a role? And in what situations do people with HIV experience prejudice and discrimination? Do you have HIV and would you be willing to tell us about your experiences with reactions from others?

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Dinah de Riquet-Bons: Build bridges to those groups that are made invisible by society

"Transgender sexworkers are fighting every day to survive poverty, violence, homelessness, joblessness and bad access to healthcare. We face exclusion, discrimination and racism at all levels of society. We are highly affected by power structures that do not include us. We must work way harder to achieve a good quality of life and equal access to healthcare".

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