RIO Patient Representative, Mr Simon Collins, wins biennial EACS Award

Simon Collins was the joint award winner at the 18th European AIDS Conference held on the 27th – 30th October 2021.

“The [opening] ceremony ended with the presentation of the biennial EACS Award in recognition of an individual’s longstanding, impactful and sustained professional contribution to the field of HIV. In 2021 a joint award was made to two people who have both made significant but different contributions to the HIV sector.”


“The second joint award winner is Simon Collins, an outstanding long term UK based HIV advocate and activist who combines championing the rights of people living with HIV with a commitment to sharing knowledge and science in the community through the HIV i-Base Treatment Bulletin and help line.”

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