DHIVA is dietitians in HIV/AIDS; a group of the British Dietetic Assocation. We provide a network for dietitians in the UK and worldwide working in the area of HIV to share ideas, learn and keep up to date with the latest research and practice.
We provide the following to a wide variety of organisations and individuals:
- Communication network for all interested parties.
- Accurate and up-to-date information on nutritional aspects of HIV/AIDS.
- Maintain a reference base of published information.
- Best practice guidelines.
Events & Training
We provide education for our members by holding 2 study days each year and have just launched a new Training Day for all dietitians and nutritionists new to working with patients living with HIV infection.
We also support professional development for our members by providing bursaries to attend international conferences and other training opportunities. We also provide an excellent network for liaising with other health professionals working in this area.