ASI is a professional non-profit organization of medical doctors and researchers in HIV/AIDS aiming to promote and disseminate clinically oriented medical teaching and coordinated medical management of HIV disease. ASI is registered under the Society's Registration Act 1860 and the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950 in 2000 AD with its registered office at Mumbai.
ASI collaborates with internationally recognized scientists in HIV/AIDS and focuses on national capacity building. ASI organizes CMEs in different parts of India and National Conference of ASI annually. ASI CMEs are popular and attendance peaked to 300 at its Nagpur CME.
ASI has been accredited by the Maharashtra Medical Council for conducting CMEs, Workshops, Training Programs and Conferences with CME credit hours to delegates and faculty.
ASI manages a discussion forum on its website www.asi-asicon.org
ASI plans to publish a newsletter/journal in the near future.