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What Are The Issues Surrounding An Hiv Vaccine

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Vaccine

I am a atudent in a Masters of Public health Program. I am working on a paper discussing past and present vaccine trials. I was hoping that you could give me info or refrences regardign the current vaccine trials.Thanks
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...I assume you are asking about HIV vaccine development. This has been a very interesting topic and is rapidly evolving. There are actually numerous studies going on around Read more »

Should I disclose my HIV status

I have been casually dating someone for about 1 month( no sexual contact) should I disclose my... Read more »

HIV and Aids

what are the current laws surrounding the issue? Do different states have different laws? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Issues Surrounding Ending of HIV Vaccine Trial Agreement in Chicago Examined

...Rothstein CORE Center, "the largest outpatient infectious disease clinic in the Midwest " has decided against participating in an HIV vaccine trial being conducted by Atlanta-based GeoVax Labs, "citing concerns for patients and finances," the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Globe and Mail Examines Issues Surrounding Launch of Lesotho's Campaign to Offer HIV Tests to Everyone Over Age 12

... Toronto's Globe and Mail on Wednesday examined the issues surrounding the launch next month of the $12.5 million Know Your Status campaign in Lesotho, which aims to offer an optional HIV test Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/PlusNews Examines Issues Surrounding HIV-Positive Teenagers in Burkina Faso

... IRIN/PlusNews on Thursday examined issues surrounding HIV-positive teenagers in Burkina Faso, who are living longer because of antiretroviral treatment and are "expecting to become Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Botswana's Traditional Leaders Take HIV Tests to Decrease Stigma Surrounding Disease

...A Botswana chief and 30 tribal leaders on Saturday underwent HIV testing to reduce stigma surrounding the disease, the AP/ Topeka Capital-Journal reports. U.S. Peace Corps volunteers asked Botswana's Bakwena Paramount Read more »
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...For many people, it is hard to talk about issues surrounding HIV/AIDS. The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial which takes place in over 300 communities worldwide is a perfect way Read more »