Daily Archives: February 6, 2014

Dr. Deborah Birx: Fighting AIDS with research and treatment changed landscapes of care, prevention, colleagues say

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Two events make up the pillars of the narrative people who have worked with Dr. Deborah Birx tell, when they talk about the the physician researcher who has been nominated to lead the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. One event concerns the only clinical trial for an HIV vaccine candidate to yield proof of […]

Anti-homosexuality Bill is a threat to public health, doctors tell Museveni in full page Uganda newspaper ad

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In an open letter appearing today in a Uganda newspaper, more than 60 doctors and eight organizations, provide answers to questions posed by President Yoweri Museveni on homosexuality in a December 28 letter. The President wrote the letter as he considered the fate of the  Anti-Homosexuality bill the nation’s Parliament voted to pass before Christmas. […]