HRSA Ryan White Conferences

Below are slides, plenary talks, videos and blogs from the upcoming 2018 national Ryan White conference and other national meetings featuring presentations from HRSA's HIV/AIDS Bureau and grant recipients under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP).

2018 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment

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The 2018 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care & Treatment will be held December 9-14, 2018. The conference website features:

  • Registration for the National Conference (December 11-14), the Clinical Conference (December 9-11) or both (December 9-14). Registration closes September 28
  • Abstract submission (closes April 30, 2018)
  • Exhibitor information
  • Conference site information

Past Ryan White Conferences

Below are archives of past Ryan White national meetings.

RWHAP Clinical Conferences feature state-of-the-art updates on research, care and treatment issues in the medical management of HIV infection. These conferences are coordinated through the RWHAP's AETC clinician training network.

2016 National Ryan White Conference

The 2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment is the most recent HRSA/HAB national conference for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program.  

2012: Navigating a New Era in CARE

The 2012 Ryan White Grantee Meeting was held November 27-29, 2012, in Washington, DC. Hundreds of workshops and poster sessions focused on identifying strategies for improved systems of HIV/AIDS care and treatment and  increasing grantee knowledge of programmatic and fiscal requirements within the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009. 

2010: 20 Years of Leadership, A Legacy of Care

The 2010 Ryan White Grantee Meeting and 13th Clinical Conference and was an historic event marking 20 years of dedication to people living with HIV/AIDS. Opening the session were voices of compassion and humility: Ryan White through archival video, Jeanne White Ginder (Ryan’s mom), and the faces of the program’s history in a video journey.

Plenary sessions featured HHS Secretary Sebelius, HRSA Administrator Dr. Mary Wakefield, a panel discussion on “eradicating HIV,” and Ryan White Awards. Hundreds of workshops and posters were presented under eight meeting tracks. Workshop slides are available below, as are poster session winners. See the 2010 Ryan White Daily Updates for highlights on plenary sessions, workshops, poster sessions, and award winners.

2008: New Act, New Era

Approximately 2,500 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grantees and others convened August 25-28, 2008 in Washington, DC, for the 2008 Ryan White Grantee Meeting and 11th Clinical Update, co-sponsored by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and the American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM).

2006: CARE Act, Commitment to Action

The Ryan White Grantee Meeting and 9th Annual Clinical Update presented workshops in the following tracks: Access to Care, Administration, Coordination and Linkages, Program Development, Quality, and Data Evaluation and Outcomes. 

Other National Meetings

HRSA regularly presents at USCA, the U.S. Conference on AIDS and other sessions, like those hosted by CDC. See RWHAP slide presentations and daily blogs from the followings: