Category Archives: HIV/AIDS

Obama Announces $5 billion Pledge to the Global Fund and 6.7 million on Treatment from PEPFAR

By on .

On the eve of the Global Fund Replenishment Conference at a White House event celebrating World AIDS Day, President Obama pledged a continuing US leadership role to respond to the AIDS pandemic “until all men and women can protect themselves from infection, everyone has access to treatment and no babies are born with HIV.”  He […]

World AIDS Day 2013: CDC’s MMWR cites progress, opportunities

By on .

Along with an article looking at HIV in the U.S. among men who are gay, bisexual and have sex with men, two articles in the pre-World AIDS Day edition of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report examine outcomes of treatment and circumcision rollouts in Africa, and cite the opportunities […]