2019 Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference
2019 Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference


Early Career Prizes

Awards will be given to early career researchers for best oral and poster presentation for each theme at the Joint Sexual Health and HIV&AIDS Conferences.


Candidates must be in the early stages of their research careers or those who are not involved with full time or professional research.

As a general guide candidates should have completed a PhD or Masters research degree not more than five years previously. Candidates who have not completed a PhD or Masters degree or who are not considered “professional researchers” are eligible at any time in their careers.


Winners for the best oral presentation will receive a complimentary registration to attend the 2020 conference.


  • Case presentation: Freya Langham
  • Social, Political and Cultural Aspects: Stephanie Amir
  • Prevention, Epidemiology and Health Promotion: Stefanie Vaccher
  • Basic Science: Jessica Gaff and Jennifer Currenti
  • Clinical Management and Therapeutics: Jack Heron

Australasian Sexual Health and HIV Nurses Association (ASHHNA)

Australasian Sexual Health and HIV Nurses Association (ASHHNA) Prizes. ASHHNA awards a prize for best poster by a nurse at the Australasian Sexual Health Conference and the HIV/AIDS Conference. This awards recognize outstanding contributions to sexual and reproductive health and HIV nursing, with the aim of encouraging innovation in clinical research and practice. Conference delegates must select ‘nurse’ on registration to be eligible.