An Innovative Approach to Triple Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, Syphilis and Hepatitis B in Viet Nam

Data Sheets - Released in 2015

Viet Nam has committed to working towards the elimination of HIV mother-to-child transmission. The stated goals are to reduce the vertical transmission rate of HIV nationally to less than 5% by 2015 and to less than 2% by 2020.

This study aims at demonstrating an innovative model of combined universal screening for HIV, syphilis, and HBV for PW and treatment of infected PW in ANC to prevent vertical transmission of three infections.


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  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE)
  • Thai Nguyen Provincial AIDS Centre