Programs & Expertise

Reproductive Health and Preconception Care Services for Persons Living with HIV

Elimination of mother-to-child HIV transmission (EMCT)

EMCT logoThe FXB Center has extensive expertise in the areas of reproductive health, preconception care, and elimination of perinatal transmission for people living with HIV. We know that addressing a person’s desire for parenthood is an essential part of integrated HIV care and prevention that:

• Prevents unintended pregnancy
• Prevents HIV transmission to partner(s)
• Optimizes patient health
• Improves pregnancy outcomes
• Prevents perinatal HIV transmission

Our work includes providing technical assistance and support for CDC’s Expert Panel on Reproductive Health and Preconception Care for men and women living with HIV. In this role we:

The FXB Center is also one of three national organizations funded by the CDC to provide national support for implementation of the CDC’s Framework for Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV (EMCT).  EMCT has become an achievable goal, defined by the CDC as less than 100 cases per year. The FXB Center team:

Related Resources

For more information contact:
Mary Jo Hoyt, MSN
Director, Education and Capacity Development
François-Xavier Bagnoud Center
Joanne Phillips RN, MS
Education Specialist
François-Xavier Bagnoud Center

Other Programs

Past Webinars

HIV Testing Recommendations for Women: An Important Step to Achieve Perinatal Elimination

To access the webinar recording, click here. To access the webinar slides, click here.

What's New in the 2016 Perinatal HIV Treatment Guidelines?

Webinar provided by the CDC's Elimination of Perinatal HIV Transmission Stakeholders Group. Slides are available here.

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