UNC Has Strong Presence at 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention

Faculty and students from UNC presented over 40 abstracts at the 5th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, which took place July 19-22, 2009 in Cape Town, South Africa.

Based in Geneva, Switzerland, the International AIDS Society (IAS) is the world’s leading independent association of HIV professionals, with over 13,000 members in 188 countries, and the International AIDS Conference and the IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention is the world's largest open scientific conference on HIV/AIDS.

Myron Cohen, MD, UNC Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Health and director of the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, served on the conference's Scientific Programme Committee and co-chaired the Biomedical Prevention Programme Committee.

View the original article with a complete listing of UNC abstracts here.

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