Demetre C. Daskalakis, M.D., M.P.H.

Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH is the Deputy Commissioner for the Division of Disease Control at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

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Misleading Ads About PrEP Are Threatening Progress to End the HIV Epidemic. They Must Be Removed.

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a vital part of ending HIV, but ads targeting people to join lawsuits are planting needless fears in patients, three leading HIV specialists write.

By Demetre C. Daskalakis, M.D., M.P.H., Oni Blackstock, M.D., M.H.S. and David Holland, M.D., M.H.S.