Tag Archives: International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

The PDP+ Fund: Accelerating R&D in New Products for Diseases of Poverty

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This guest blog about innovative financing for global health was written by Holly Wong, vice president for public policy at the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative; Dr. Mary Moran, director of health policy at The George Institute for International Health; and Dr. Paul Herrling, head of the Novartis Institutes for Developing World Medical Research. In addition to […]

Taking Next Steps Towards an AIDS Vaccine After Thai Trial

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Last month, HIV scientists gathered for the Keystone Symposia on HIV Pathogenesis, where research results highlighted continued momentum in the search for an effective HIV vaccine. The current positive outlook among vaccine researchers is based in part on the modest efficacy data of RV144, the vaccine that completed testing in Thailand last year. This was […]

White House Leadership Needed to Make Bill Gates’ Vaccine Vision a Reality

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This is a guest blog by Holly Wong, vice president of public policy for the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative. Testifying recently before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the President’s Global Health Initiative (GHI), Bill Gates highlighted the critical role health technologies play in economic development. He also reiterated a call, first made in January […]