Project Sites

Project Sites

Wits RHI Key Responses to COVID-19

Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (Wits RHI) is actively involved in research and clinical efforts to combat COVID-19. This website is a resource to help advance understanding of the virus and to keep you updated with progress of COVID-19 research projects and activities that Wits RHI is currently involved in.

The Adolescent Innovations Project

Wits RHI’s USAID-funded Adolescent Innovations Project (AIP), in collaboration with the Department of Health, developed, implemented and evaluated an integrated model of care focused on achieving the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets for adolescents and young people ages 10-24 years.

AVIWE

The AVIWE programme provides technical assistance at national and provincial levels to strengthen and standardise multi-sectoral programming for improved HIV prevention, care and treatment outcomes for adolescent girls and young women (AGYW).

B-WISE

Bwisehealth.com is a mobi-site which provides health at your fingertips. B-Wise is an award-winning product of South Africa’s National Department of Health in partnership with PEPFAR to promote health among adolescents and young people in South Africa.

ECHO Study

The AVIWE programme provides technical assistance at national and provincial levels to strengthen and standardise multi-sectoral programming for improved HIV prevention, care and treatment outcomes for adolescent girls and young women.

The HIV Prevention Trials Network

The HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) is a worldwide collaborative clinical trials network that develops and tests the safety and efficacy of interventions designed to prevent the transmission of HIV.

OPTIMIZE

The OPTIMIZE project is lead by a global consortium that aims to ensure the optimization of antiretroviral treatment (ART) that people living with HIV receive. making sure these are the best-available ART in the most efficient and cost effective manner possible.