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HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents Announces New Members
The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents (a working group of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council) is pleased to welcome six new scientific members and two new community members to the Panel. The following new members will begin a 4-year term starting in March 2013:
New Scientific Members:
- J Kevin Carmichael, MD (El Rio Community Health Clinic, Arizona)
- Rajesh Gandhi, MD (Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School)
- Bret Rudy, MD (New York University Hospital)
- James Raper, DSN, CRNP, JD (University of Alabama)
- Kimberly Scarsi, PharmD (Northwestern University)
- Pablo Tebas, MD (University of Pennsylvania)
New Community Members:
- Danielle Houston (Houston, TX)
- David Evans (Project Inform, CA)
The Panel would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to the following outgoing members for their years of dedication and many contributions in the development of the Adult Guidelines:
- Robert Dodge, PhD, RN, ANP (University of North Carolina)
- Courtney V. Fletcher, PharmD (University of Nebraska)
- Christopher Gordon, PhD (National Institute of Mental Health, NIH)
- Roy Gulick, MD, MPH (Weill Medical College of Cornell University)
- Heidi Nass, Esq. (Madison, WI)
CDC Releases Supplement to the 2010 HIV Surveillance Report
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released the HIV Surveillance Supplemental Report, Volume 17, Number 4: Estimated HIV Incidence in the United States, 2007-2010. This report provides information and statistics on the estimated incidence of HIV infection among adults and adolescents in the United States from 2007 to 2010. It is a supplement to the 2010 HIV Surveillance Report.
CDC has also created a “New HIV Infections in the United States” fact sheet with information from this report.
Happy Holidays from AIDSinfo!
This is the final AIDSinfo At-a-Glance e-newsletter of 2012. Look for the first issue of the new year on January 4.
In the meantime, AIDSinfo wishes you a safe and happy holiday season!