Daily Archives: July 20, 2010

This week’s podcast is live from the AIDS conference in Vienna.

In this week’s podcast: We discuss the research released this week; the breakthroughs in treatment and prevention of the HIV virus; the challenges of funding; what more needs to be done to tackle the disease.

Science Magazine’s contribution is about social corporate responsibility.

Andrew Jack presents the show with guests:
Tony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health
Ambassador Eric Goosby, head of Pepfar, the President’s Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief
Stefano Bertozzi, the head of HIV programmes at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Lydia Mungherera, a Ugandan doctor and advocate who is herself HIV positive

Produced by LJ Filotrani


Andrew Jack speaks to Zeke Emanuel, a medical ethicist who oversees health issues at the US Office of Management and Budget, about President Barack Obama’s priorities and funding for global health, and greater efficiency in future spending.