Daily Archives: April 30, 2015

Obama names NSC Development and Democracy director Gayle Smith to head USAID

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President Obama today nominated a member of his administration whose leadership of health and humanitarian responses included guiding development of the U.S. Global Health Initiative and the Global Health Security Agenda to be the next head of the United States Agency for International Development. Gayle Smith, now director of  Development and Democracy  at the National […]

Study highlights need to test patients for antiretroviral resistance in resource-limited settings as well as in wealthy ones

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Study also finds HIV subtype most common in Africa progresses the fastest A multinational study has spelled out two ways the cards are stacked against those living with the virus in the countries where rates of HIV are highest, with greater risks of treatment failing to suppress the virus. Findings from the PEARLS study, released […]