Plan Your Virtual SYNC Experience

 

All listed times are Eastern Standard Time.

For more detailed information about the program below, review the Sessions page.

Power of Prevention (POP!) Collective sessions are marked with the POP! icon. 

September 8, 2020

  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Welcome to SYNC 2020!
  • What to Expect and How to Get the Most out of SYNC 2020!
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
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  • Plenary Session
  • SYNCing Health Equity Across HIV, HCV, STI, and LGBTQ Health

September 9, 2020

  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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  • Plenary Session
  • SYNCing to End the HIV Epidemic During the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Visit Exhibits
  • Exhibit Hall
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Clinical Health
  • Meaningful Integration of Behavioral Health Services ​

  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Fiscal Health / Health Systems
  • Planning to End the Epidemic
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Generational Health
  • The Resilience Models of Long-Term Survivors: Aging & HIV
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Harm Reduction

  • Harm Reduction: Balancing Flexibility and Advocacy
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Hepatitis C Health
  • Realizing the Cure: HCV Testing and Treatment Models for Key Populations
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • HRSA / HAB

  • HRSA Special Project of National Significance (SPNS) Initiative
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Innovative Practice
  • Equal and Equitable Care for Every Patient Through the Linkage to and Retention in Care Lens
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • A Bumpy Ride: Navigating Healthcare in the LGBTQ+ Community ​
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • MSM of Color Health
  • Best Practices in Learning and Curriculum Development to Support Holistic Health Among MSM of Color ​
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • PrEP
  • Technology Based Strategies for Improving PrEP Adherence and Promoting Increased Retention in Care (non-CME) ​
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Live, Work, Play, and Stay: Exploring Social Determinants of Health and the Impact on Health Equity
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Substance Use / Opioids
  • Developing Whole Person Health Systems to Support People Who Inject Drugs ​
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Women's Health
  • The Intersection of Health Literacy, and Women’s Health: Leveraging our Experience and Research to Improve Health Outcomes
  • 1:30PM - 2:00PM
  • Lunch Break / Networking
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Bio-Medical Interventions Institute
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Black Women's Health
  • Real Talk: Black Women’s Health Institute
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Telehealth
  • Reducing Barriers and Increasing Access to Care Through Telehealth
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Transgender Health
  • Transgender Health Institute
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Visit Exhibits
  • Exhibit Hall
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Clinical Health
  • Innovative Methods for Promoting Viral Suppression
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Fiscal Health / Health Systems
  • Organizational Sustainability Models
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Harm Reducation
  • Barriers to Care: Racism and Stigma
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Hepatitis C Health
  • SYNCing Services to End the Epidemics: Lessons Learn From Integrated HIV, HCV and Behavioral Health Initiatives in the Southern U.S.
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • HRSA/HAB
  • Improving Hepatitis C Virus Surveillance Capacity to Identify and Treat HIV/HCV Coinfection
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Innovative Practice
  • Forging Partnerships to End the Epidemic
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • Following the Map: Working Together to Make Change

  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • MSM of Color Health
  • Engagement and Community Collaboration
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • PrEP
  • Listening First: Client-Centered Approaches to Engaging Clients in PEP Assessments and PrEP Monitoring
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Exploring the Social Determinants of Health and LGBTQ Education Across the Lifespan
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Substance Use / Opioids
  • Utilizing Client-Focused Engagement to Increase Linkage to Care
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Women's Health
  • Creating a Circle of HIV Care for Women
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Visit Poster Hall
  • Poster Session

September 10, 2020

  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Plenary Session
  • Aging, HIV Prevention and Care: Syncing Clinical, Structural and Practical Implications, Presented by Gilead Sciences, Inc.​
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Visit Exhibits
  • Exhibit Hall
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Clinical Health
  • Innovative Practices for Complex Problems: Engaging and Retaining Priority Populations
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Fiscal Health/Health Systems
  • 340B Programs: From Start-Up to Maximization
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Generational Health
  • Sexual Health Frameworks Across Generations
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Harm Reduction
  • De-escalation
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Hepatitis C Health
  • Optimizing HCV Screening, Linkage to Care, and Treatment for Currently and Formerly Incarcerated Patients
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • HRSA / HAB
  • Training and Technical Assistance Available for Community Based Organizations and the HIV Community
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Innovative Practice
  • Data Collection for Program Enhancement
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • Rolling Down the Window: Smoking Cessation in the LGBTQ+ Community
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • MSM of Color Health
  • Developing and Supporting Peer Navigation to Improve MSM Engagement and Retention in Care
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • PrEP
  • Complicating the Narrative: Discussing Strategies for Engaging Priority Populations in PrEP Uptake and Use
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • The Impact of Trauma on Social Determinants of Health; Combating Discrimination Based on HIV-Status and Opioid Use Disorder
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Substance Use / Opioids
  • Integrating Low-Barrier Substance Use and Harm Reduction Services
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Women's Health
  • The Invisible Community of Women Ending the Epidemic
  • 1:30PM - 2:00PM
  • Lunch Break / Networking
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • HIV / HCV Co-Infection
  • Annual National Monitoring Report on HIV/HCV Co-Infection and Impact from COVID-19
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Telehealth
  • Leveraging Telehealth for Heightened Communication and Care Across the Continuum
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Visit Exhibits
  • Exhibit Hall
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Special SYNC Session
  • Intersectional Stigma and Access to Comprehensive Care​

September 11, 2020

  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Plenary Session
  • SYNCing Syndemics and Health Equity: From HIV, STIs and HCV to Opioids and COVID-19
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Visit Exhibits
  • Exhibit Hall
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Clinical Health
  • Caring for Your Community: Supporting a Healthy HIV Workforce
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Fiscal Health / Health Systems
  • Program Income
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Harm Reduction
  • Lighthouse Learning Collective: Queering Narratives on Harm Reduction
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Hepatitis C Health
  • Policy, Programs, and Payers: Addressing Structural Barriers to Improve HCV Health Outcomes
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • HRSA / HAB
  • Building Community Capacity for Engagement to End the HIV Epidemic
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Innovative Practice
  • From Media Sexual Health Messaging to Treatment
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • Enjoying the Ride: The Importance of Peer Support and Community in Healthcare
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • MSM of Color Health
  • Expanding HIV Prevention and Care Opportunities
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • PrEP
  • Systems Based and Provider Led Approaches to Increasing PrEP Engagement in a Variety of Clinical Settings
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Two Critical Components in Addressing Social Determinants of Health: Mental Health & Housing
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Special SYNC Session
  • Diversifying the Workforce
  • 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Special SYNC Session
  • Syncing Activism, Advocacy & Organizing Through HIV Criminalization Modernization