The Oceania Society for Sexual Health and HIV Medicine (OSSHHM) is the peak professional body representing the interests of health care workers (HCWs) working in the area of HIV, sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) and sexual health care in the smaller Pacific island countries and territories (PICTs). OSSHHM was launched in March, 2007 at the Pacific Ministers of Health meeting in Port Vila, Vanuatu. OSSHHM is a professional society incorporated in the Republic of the Fiji Islands as a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.


OSSHHM has developed a number of resources with many of them adapted from other sources and have been adequately referenced. The resources are intended to be used in the smaller Pacific Island countries and territories.

The 2013, OSSHHM recommendations for HIV medicine and sexual health care are now available


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