Posted by pozlife on July 21, 2008
CDC’s highly trained physicians, epidemiologists, public health advisors, behavioral scientists, and laboratory scientists work side by side with Ministries of Health and other partners, through the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, to combat HIV/AIDS in more than 60 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. Learn more.
2008 HIV/AIDS IMPLEMENTERS’ MEETING: HIV/AIDS implementers from around the world gathered in Kampala, Uganda from June 3-7 for the 2008 HIV/AIDS Implementers’ Meeting. Recognizing the rapid expansion of HIV/AIDS programs worldwide, the focus of this year’s meeting was building the capacity of local prevention, treatment, and care programs; enhancing quality; and promoting coordination among partners. Learn more.
Couples HIV Counseling and Testing Intervention and Training Curriculum: Through PEPFAR, CDC has collaborated with the Rwanda Zambia HIV Research Group (RZHRG), the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), and other national and international partners to develop training materials that will help HIV counseling and testing (HCT) providers address the complex issues related to counseling and testing with couples. Learn more….