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Congressional Briefing Highlights Prevention Breakthroughs (Video Interviews)


Susan Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.A., presented an overview of the key issues in HIV prevention today.

Zeda Rosenberg, Sc.D., described recent advances in the development of a microbicide to prevent HIV infection.

Don Des Jarlais, Ph.D., described the role that syringe exchange programs have played in lowering the number of new HIV infections.

Grant Colfax, M.D., explained community viral load monitoring and the role it has played in lowering new HIV infections in San Francisco.

Robert Grant, M.D., M.P.H., reviewed the exciting results of his recent study of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

John T. McDevitt, Ph.D., described new bio-nano-chip diagnostic technology that may aid in HIV prevention and management.