Carol Emerson is a Consultant Physician in HIV/GUM and Clinical Lead at the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust. Her main interest is in MSM testing and ST/HIV preventing strategies. She has contributed to BHIVA through a treatment guidelines writing group. New Consultant Representative, Executive, Conference and Education Committees. Within BASHH, she was on a writing group for STI outreach standards and MSM guidelines, contributed on the gender and sexual minorities committee and previously contributed to sexual violence and mentoring committees.