Annual HIV Coordinator’s Meeting 2 011. PRESENTERS: Dr. Evan Cadoff Dr. Eugene Martin Dr. Gratian Salaru Joanne Corbo UMDNJ – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Somerset, NJ. Evan M. Cadoff, MD Interim Chairman – Dept. of Pathology UMDNJ – Robert W. Johnson Medical School.
Dr. Evan Cadoff
Dr. Eugene Martin
Dr. Gratian Salaru
UMDNJ – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Interim Chairman – Dept. of Pathology
UMDNJ – Robert W. Johnson Medical Schoolintroduction
Gratian Salaru, MD
Temperature for testing area
Temperature for storage areaQC Issues
Surprise Lab Inspections
Program Manager, NJ HIV
Eugene G. Martin, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UMDNJ – Robert W. Johnson Medical School
STATUS OF RAPID-RAPID IMPLEMENTATION
Preliminary Positive clients fail to return for results (25.2%)
NAP succeeds ONLY 20% of the time in locating these clients
Confirmatory testing on-site, same day
Not yet accepted by the FDA
In use, high prevalence areas worldwideDisposition of Confirmed HIV+
NJ HIV – Marr 2011
HIV Antibody – 3rd Generation 22 Days
P24 Ag 16 Days
0 10 16 22 DAYS
Couthino et al., Bulletin of Mathematical Biology 2001
BEGAN TWO WEEKS AGO
CONCLUDES MAY 15, 2011
ALERE IS PLANNING TO SUBMIT FOR FDA CLEARANCE
Between the two sites collected over 200 specimens in 2 ½ weeks!!
5 units in 3672 tests among high risk individuals (~ 13.6/10,000)!
All the site coordinators and counselors