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
Many HIV-specific services are not designed or delivered with women in mind. In response, the CHIWOS team developed two toolkits to bring holistic care to women living with HIV, both launching July 8, 2020
AIDS 2020: Virtual is almost here. Across July 6-10, you can access prime sessions, workshops, symposia, abstract sessions, pre-conferences, and satellite sessions, each showcasing some of the latest research in the HIV field.
The 29th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research (CAHR 2020) will take place May 1-2 and, this year, it’s going virtual
As we settle into a new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s easy to feel like we are in uncharted territory. But for people living with HIV, they’ve seen this all before