EPIC-NSW Study – urgent appointments for study participants during the 2017-2018 holiday period

EPIC-NSW participants requiring urgent appointments over the holiday period are encouraged to contact their regular clinic. If your clinic is closed, please visit  Sexual Health InfoLink (SHIL) for further options or call 1800 451 624.  Taylor Square Private ClinicHoldsworth House Medical Practice, and East Sydney Doctors will also be open over the holiday period, excepting public holidays, for urgent appointments for EPIC-NSW participants.

Remember, PrEP is only one method of preventing HIV infection. Condoms are also an effective method to prevent HIV infection and are the best way of reducing your chances of picking up or passing on other sexually transmissible infections (STIs). Click here to find free condoms.

If you believe you may require HIV PEP following a possible high risk exposure to HIV please call the NSW PEP Hotline on 1800 737 669.


If you’d like to speak about joining EPIC-NSW or you need to discuss any medical questions or issues, please contact one of our clinical sites here. You can also contact ACON on 02 9206 2000 or the NSW PrEP Infoline 1800 451 624.

If you have any questions about the overall study (excluding enrolment questions) or you would like to get in contact with the team at the Kirby Institute, please email us at epic-nsw@kirby.unsw.edu.au.

For any press or media enquiries, please contact epic-nsw@kirby.unsw.edu.au