Who We Are
The CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network (CTN) is an innovative partnership of clinical investigators, physicians, nurses, people living with HIV, pharmaceutical manufacturers and others that facilitate clinical trials of the highest scientific and ethical standards for HIV and related conditions.
What We Do
Established in 1990 by the Canadian government as a cornerstone in its Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada, the CTN is an innovative partnership committed to developing treatments, vaccines and a cure for HIV and AIDS through the conduct of scientifically sound and ethical clinical trials.
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Phone: 604 806 8306
Toll-Free: 1 800 661 4664
Our official name is: CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network
When using an acronym, CIHR is left out: CTN
CTN Media Releases
July 11, 2016: 2016 updated CTN HIV-HCV co-infection treatment guidelines
October 30, 2014 : Announcing a major breakthrough in HIV prevention
March 4, 2014 : CTN renewal by CIHR marks 29 years of uninterrupted funding
CTN 301-2 is examining the barriers and facilitators of HIV and STBBI prevention and treatment programs in Alberta rural and urban First Nation and Métis settings.
Dr. Priscilla Medeiros, CTN Postdoctoral Fellow at Women’s College Research Institute, describes her ongoing work with CHIWOS on the experiences and health priorities of women living with HIV.
Dr. Hudson Reddon, CTN Postdoctoral Fellow, discusses his project which aims to describe the effect of cannabis legalization on injection drug use and HIV risk.
The 10th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science – known as IAS 2019 – will take place on July…