However she said that around 70-80% of mtf sex workers were HIV+ and gave several reasons for this, including being more vulnerable to taking more money to have (anal) sex without a condom.
She also opined that there was a very high rate of HIV infection in mtf people generally (much higher than the about 17% for gay men in London).
Now, it may just be the people I know, but this sounds extremely high to me. Had I been at the meeting, I'd have been asking 'where's the evidence for that?'
Not least because AIUI most of the surgeons who do gender reassignment won't take HIV+ patients.