amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research


This amfAR Capitol Hill Conference will:

  • Review recent progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS
  • Highlight groundbreaking new research and evidence-based policies
  • Discuss the impact of human rights issues on the fight against AIDS
  • Present amfAR's Countdown to a Cure for AIDS initiative
  • Chart a roadmap for ending the epidemic

 Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Noon–5:00 p.m.

Kennedy Caucus Room
Senate Russell Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Speakers include

Kenneth Cole
Chairman of the Board, amfAR

Ambassador Deborah Birx, M.D.
Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
U.S. Department of State

Douglas M. Brooks, M.S.W.,
Director, White House Office of National AIDS Policy

Deborah Derrick, M.P.A.
President, Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, TB and Malaria

Paul Farmer, Ph.D., M.D.
Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, Partners in Health
Chair, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Anthony Fauci, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Regan Hofmann
Policy Officer, UNAIDS

Jim Kim, M.D., Ph.D.
President, The World Bank Group

Michel Sidibé
Executive Director, UNAIDS

Judy Woodruff
Co-Anchor & Managing Editor, PBS NewsHour

Members of Congress

 Lunch will be served


 RSVP to or call 703-637-1346