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Emerging Issues in Today’s HIV Response: Treatment as Prevention

Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 9:00am to 11:00am


A Debate Series Co-Hosted by the World Bank and USAID

Opening Remarks
Michel Sidibé
Executive Director of UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
Under Secretary-General of the United Nations

Moderator
Nancy Birdsall, PhD, MA
President, Center for Global Development

Panelists
Stefano Bertozzi, MD, PhD
(in alphabetical order) Director, HIV and Tuberculosis, Global Health Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Myron Cohen, MD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Health; J. Herbert Bate Distinguished Professor of
Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology; Public Health Director, Institute for Global Health and
Infectious Diseases; Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Wafaa M. El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology; Professor of Clinical Medicine, Harlem Hospital Director
Center for Infectious Disease Epidemiologic Research; Director, International Center for
AIDS Care and Treatment Programs
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Sten H. Vermund, MD, PhD
Director, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health; Amos Christie Chair in Global Health; Professor
of Pediatrics, Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University

For additional information, please email: wb-usaidhivbbl@worldbank.org

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Thursday, November 10, 2011
9:00am to 11:00am