Advertisement covers The 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012)

CROI 2012: Advances in HIV Prevention Research (Video)

March 21, 2012

In this video, an expert panel discusses progress in biomedical HIV prevention technologies for women, as well as treatment as prevention.

The panel includes:

  • Carl Dieffenbach, Ph.D., Director of the Division of AIDS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, M.D.
  • Nelly Mugo, M.D., M.P.H., Research Scientist at the University of Washington and the University of Nairobi/Kenyatta National Hospital, and East African Director of the Partners in Prevention HSV/HIV Transmission Study
  • Julio Montaner, M.D., Director of the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Hosting this panel is Yasmin Halima, Executive Director of the Global Campaign for Microbicides at PATH.

The video above has been cross-posted on with permission from our partners at the International Foundation for Alternative Research in AIDS (IFARA). Visit IFARA's blog to watch more video interviews from the conference.




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