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hiv/aids and Prisons

19 November 1990 - 21 November 1990

This conference was organised by the Australian Institute of Criminology in conjunction with the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health.

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This first national Conference on HIV/AIDS and Prisons examined many issues deriving from the relationship between health care in the prison setting and the management of prisons. Topics covered included overseas management of AIDS in prisons; risk minimisation strategies including education, health services, testing and segregation; and the problems of special groups within the prison population.

Conference proceedings

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

HIV/AIDS and prisons / Jennifer Norberrry, Matt Gaughwin and Sally-Anne Gerull (eds)
Canberra : Australian Institute of Criminology, 1992
ISBN 0 642 16202 6 ; ISSN 1034-5086
(Conference proceedings (Australian Institute of Criminology), no. 4)