Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) to Highlight Issues of Children and Mothers at the XIX International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C.
July 20, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C. – The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) will highlight the latest research and implementation science on issues relating to pediatric HIV/AIDS and maternal and child health at the XIX International AIDS Conference, in Washington, D.C.
EGPAF will showcase its work and invite people to engage at the conference and from afar through its new blog, EGPAF@AIDS 2012: www.EGPAF-IAS.org
There will be 53 EGPAF delegates attending from various countries, including the U.S., Switzerland, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Lesotho, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
EGPAF will be leading 4 satellite sessions, two oral abstract presentations, 2 workshops, and presenting 28 posters – as well as serving as panelists on a number of other sessions. A sampling of EGPAF’s major activities
About the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF): The Foundation is a global leader in the fight against pediatric HIV/AIDS, reaching more than 14 million women with services to prevent transmission of HIV to their babies. It currently works at more than 5,400 sites and in 15 countries to implement prevention, care, and treatment services; to advance innovative research; and to execute global advocacy activities in order to bring dramatic change to the lives of millions of women, children, and families worldwide. For live updates and resources from EGPAF at the XIX International AIDS Conference, visit www.EGPAF-IAS.org