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Asa Radix at IAS 2019

Taking Transgender Care From Research to Results

Asa Radix, M.D., M.P.H., discusses providing quality care to transgender people. It can be done.

Indigenous Protesters at IAS 2019

Indigenous Communities in Mexico and Elsewhere Demand a Seat at the Table

"We have never been silent, but you have not heard us": Advocates demonstrate to demand inclusion of indigenous issues in the HIV response.

Participants at the IAS 2019 Community Forum

Marginalized Groups Are Focus of IAS 2019 Forum

Activists working on human rights discuss the challenges of achieving an end to the HIV epidemic.

Mexico City's Downtown At Twilight

IAS 2019: What to Expect in HIV Science

Six thousand HIV researchers and experts are expected to make their way to Mexico City for the 10th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science, which will feature more than 1,000 abstracts highlighting the latest findings in HIV treatment, prevention, and public health policy.

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Tribute to Bob Munk: Long-Time HIV-Positive U.S. Treatment Activist and Educator

It was with great sadness that in the week before IAS 2015 we learned of the death of Robert Munk, a long-time U.S. activist, friend and colleague.

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Kaitlin Erin Mara: Fighting for Cheaper HIV Meds (Video)

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that out of the 34 million people living with HIV, about 26 million of them should be on HIV treatment, according to the WHO's latest guidelines. However, only around 8 million people actually are getting...

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Global AIDS Coordinator Addresses Obama's Global HIV/AIDS Policy Agenda

Speaking at the 5th International AIDS Society (IAS) Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention on Monday, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Eric Goosby outlined President Obama's global AIDS policy agenda, Plus News/IRIN reports. The news s...

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The Future of U.S. and Global HIV Research, Policy and Program Implementation

There's nothing like hearing directly from researchers and HIV/AIDS leaders. In this summary, you'll hear U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases head Anthony Fauci, M.D., and Global Fund head Michel Kazatchkine, M.D., Ph.D., discu...