Daily Archives: March 18, 2009

Global ID Center’s Christine Lubinski Testifies on Capitol Hill

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  The Global ID Center’s Christine Lubinski made a powerful plea for increased funding for global HIV & TB programs to key House lawmakers Wednesday.   Testifying before the House appropriations subcommittee that funds NIH and CDC, Lubinski said the growing incidence of drug-resistant TB presents an urgent global health threat, requiring a quick and […]

The Pope’s Advice on Condoms

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Of all the things Pope Benedict XVI could have said on his first trip to Africa as pope, his condom condemnation was perhaps the least useful—or even the most harmful. And his remarks—saying that condoms are not the solution to Africa’s battle against HIV/AIDS—has caused quite a stir among global health advocates and others.   […]