Daily Archives: July 18, 2012

Two reports highlight: While epidemic marches on, funding remains in 2008

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While disbursements of donor funds has bounced back from a bureacracy-delay-driven dip last year, money committed to fighting the AIDS epidemic has remained at 2008 levels for the last three years, an analysis jointly released today by the Kaiser Family Foundation and UNAIDS shows. Their report, Financing the Response to AIDS in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: […]

First House vote on key health and research funding includes deep cuts

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A House funding subcommittee voted today on a labor, health and education bill for the federal fiscal year beginning October 1 holding funding of some programs steady and enacting punishing cuts to others.  The vote, which flat funded biomedical research at the National Institutes of Health and reduced overall funding for the Centers for Disease […]