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Important Dates
Call for Abstracts: Closes March 30, 2018

This Call is open to any Canadian resident, aged 18 – 32, who is currently living with HIV, and /or has ever been diagnosed with Hepatitis C. Presentations are typically 1 hour in length, please contact us if you have any questions or would like to propose a longer workshop.

Further information about eligibility, as well as submission guidelines, can be found in the Call for Abstracts document. Please return it along with the Contact Form by March 30, 2018, by email. Submissions will be reviewed by the symposium Peer Coordinators, all of whom are living with HIV and/ or HCV.

Download the forms:

Call For Abstracts
Contact Form

Registration Opens: April 2018

Steering Committee
HIV and Hepatitis-C positive youth aged 18 – 32 are invited to join our steering committee, which meets once monthly via teleconference. We seek to have representation from all regions of Canada, so please contact us if this interests you. The steering committee provides input and oversight into the symposium content.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Please contact us if you are interested in sponsoring #YUP, hosting a fundraiser, or providing in-kind support.

Healthcare Services
We are seeking partnerships for 2018 to provide complementary health care services on-site during the symposium, from June 4 – 8, in Langley BC.

Please contact us to join our mailing list, or to let us know how you’d like to be involved!