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The Body Covers:
The 2001 National Conference on African Americans and AIDS
Renaissance Washington, D.C. Hotel, Washington, D.C.

February 19-20, 2001

Helena Kwakwa, M.D.David Evans
Helena Kwakwa, M.D.David Evans
The 2001 National Conference on African Americans and AIDS, a continuing medical education program sponsored by the Foundation for Better Health Care, draws nearly 1,000 clinicians, policy makers and health care workers from around the United States to present and discuss HIV prevention, treatment and policy issues in the African American community. Featured speakers represent some of the finest researchers and policy makers involved in the fight against AIDS, including U.S. Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Celia Maxwell, Director of the Women's Health Institute and Dr. Eric Goosby, Director of the Office of HIV/AIDS Policy of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Reporting exclusively for The Body were Helena Kwakwa, M.D. and The Body's own David Evans.

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