Central Africa International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (CA-IeDEA)
aims to improve health outcomes of individuals living with HIV/AIDS.

Led by investigators from the various universities and organizations, CA-IeDEA utilizes implementation science to identify and address high-priority HIV/AIDS research questions and to identify effective strategies for optimizing HIV care outcomes, including timely diagnosis and care enrollment, care retention, ART initiation and viral suppression.

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CA-IeDEA is an international research consortium

The CA-IeDEA cohort includes more than 86,000 patients who enrolled in HIV care at participating sites in the five CA-IeDEA countries since the project was launched in 2006, with close to 40,000 patients currently receiving HIV care at 21 active CA-IeDEA sites.

Our Work

CA-IeDEA Investigators are looking into the intersection of HIV treatmenwt outcomes and various contextual determinants and co-morbidities.
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Where We Work

Where we work

The CA-IeDEA cohort involves partners in five countries: Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, and Rwanda.
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Numerous publications have resulted from research undertaken by CA-IeDEA, both Central Africa-specific and Multi-Regional.
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Just published in Epidemiology, a new paper by @edwardsjk & team use data from 19,506 PLWH in the Central Africa #IeDEA cohort to demonstrate a method for addressing ambiguities surrounding the treatment of loss-to-follow-up as a censoring or competing event in HIV cohort studies

Our global newsletter is out! Central Africa #IeDEA introduces plans for their new Africa data dashboard and Fogarty-IeDEA trainees.


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