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Prevent HIV Transmission

How to Prevent HIV Transmission

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Lily Fulop

    Our Pro PanelHIV Prevention

    We're grateful to these experts for sharing their time, knowledge, and wisdom in the creation of this article.

    Wendy Armstrong, M.D.

    Wendy Armstrong, M.D.Professor of Medicine

    Emory University School of Medicine

    Demetre Daskalakis, M.D., M.P.H.Deputy Commissioner for the Division of Disease Control

    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
    Latesha Elopre, M.D.

    Latesha Elopre, M.D.Assistant Professor

    University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Sony Salzman

    Sony Salzman

    @sonysalz

    Sony Salzman is a freelance journalist reporting on health care and medicine, who has won awards in both narrative writing and radio journalism. Follow Salzman on Twitter: @sonysalz.

    Myles Helfand

    Myles Helfand

    @MylesatTheBody

    Myles is the executive editor and general manager of TheBody/TheBodyPro. A career journalist and editor, Myles joined TheBody in 2001 as a part-time copyeditor. He has since established himself as a leading journalist and content strategist on HIV-related issues, authoring hundreds of articles and editing hundreds more -- and accumulating an ever-growing mountain of HIV conference badges along the way.