Navigation Links
Pelosi Remarks at amfAR Conference on Future Directions in Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Date:5/13/2009

S.

"When I said in my first House floor speech in 1987 that I came to Congress to fight AIDS, people were shocked. Other Members asked me: 'Why would you want to be labeled that way?'

"My reply was: 'That's why I came to the Congress.' Because San Francisco had suffered the most, we now had an opportunity to be a model for America - and eventually the world.

"We have made a great deal of progress since then, but so much more work remains.

"As the new Kaiser Family Foundation survey shows, Americans' sense of urgency about HIV/AIDS has fallen, but serious challenges remain and our commitment remains strong.

"We simply cannot rest until we have done everything we can to prevent new infections, including ensuring access to effective interventions like needle exchange. We cannot rest until every person living with HIV has access to the care and medications they need to stay healthy. And we cannot rest until we have a cure.

"We can take heart from President Obama's pledge in his inspirational Inaugural Address to 'restore science to its rightful place.' Some say we must choose between faith and science. We say that science is the answer to our prayers.

"That is why President Obama and Congress worked to invest $10 billion for lifesaving biomedical research in the recently enacted Recovery Act.

"With NIH-supported research, and the nearly $275 million contributed by amfAR, we will achieve the next great advances in HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care.

"Thank you again for honoring me with the 2009 amfAR Award of Courage. I will proudly display this award in the Speaker's Office so that all who visit will see this symbol of our continued commitment to fighting HIV/AIDS."


'/>"/>
SOURCE Office of the Speaker of the House
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Pelosi: SCHIP Bill a Giant Step for Americas Children
2. Pelosi Statement on Proposed Entitlement Task Force
3. Pelosi: Todays Sweeping, Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Drug Safety is a Victory for All Americans
4. Pelosi, Slaughter and Tubbs Jones Introduce Health Tracking Legislation
5. Pelosi: Mr. President - Drop the Partisan Rhetoric, Put Down the Veto Pen
6. Pelosi: Tonights Strong Bipartisan Vote for Childrens Health Insurance a Victory for Americas Children
7. Pelosi Statement on House Vote to Extend Family and Medical Leave for Military Families
8. Pelosi and Reid: Congress Sends President Bush Bipartisan Childrens Health Insurance Bill
9. Pelosi Statement on National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10. Pelosi: We Remain Committed to Making SCHIP Into Law - With or Without the Presidents Support
11. Pelosi: This Week, Members Must Choose Between Partisan Obstruction and Health Insurance for 10 Million Children
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... August 01, 2015 , ... BeverlyD, owner and founder of BeverlyD Luxe ... the very first small business donation to kick off the campaign for healing and ... Her legacy includes a complete line of raw, organic hair care products, as well ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 2015 , ... When the weather turned hot and warm-season turfgrasses, such as ... called Leisure Time(TM) zoysia . It's nicknamed LTZ(TM) for short. Incidentally, both names ... new type of sod, Super-Sod is giving away red Adirondack chairs with the Leisure ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Recently touted by ... predictive health analytics , Jvion continues to disrupt the predictive analytic and ... that targets patient and population level illness to drive prevention and better health ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 ... ... has announced an important workshop at its new True North Conference Center. The ... attend so that the Jacksonville community may be more aligned in the effort ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... , ... July 31, 2015 , ... According to the article published July ... the Pasadena courthouse was contained and extinguished by the city’s fire department before it caused ... building at the time of the fire, and it was a fire alarm system that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:March4thforWellBeing Foundation Kickoff 2Health News:Super-Sod Introduces Leisure Time(TM) Zoysia Grass with an Adirondack Chair Promotion 2Health News:Jvion Showcased as Leader in the Predictive Analytic Market 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 3Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 2Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 3
... a sticky protein on the tip that makes them cling ... form of a coiled// , bungee cord-like structure which helps ... inside the body, researchers report in the journal PLoS Biology. ... of Washington in Seattle and ETH Zurich in Switzerland have ...
... hormones might rapidly worsen the formation of brain lesions ... ,According to the research led by Frank LaFerla, ... researchers from UC Irvine, with the collaboration from Lauren ... neurobiology and behaviour, managing stress and reduction of certain ...
... therapy has been proven to be more successful at ... some patients with early stage lung cancer// , according ... edition of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology * ... Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO). ...
... Bryson of Inverness has criticized Advanced Cells Therapeutics, which provided ... the treatment is no// better than conventional treatments and her ... Two Newsnight programme Ms Bryson said, "I'm back to where ... I had so much hope it was going to work ...
... A woman student quit because she could take it no ... an angry student is on hunger strike. The Aligarh Muslim ... many of AMU's women students - they number a staggering ... that they are bringing a bad name to the university ...
... there is a significant rise in the number of deaths ... ,In 2005, the numbers were 177 in Argyll ... Scottish Executive figures reveal that there is a 20% increase ... on the rise with heroin-related deaths rising by 25%. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fimbriae Help Bacteria Stick Around Inside the Body 2Health News:Stress Could Have A Notable Effect In Quickening The Progression Of Alzheimer's disease 2Health News:Stress Could Have A Notable Effect In Quickening The Progression Of Alzheimer's disease 3Health News:Modern Radiation Therapy ups Lung Cancer Survival 2Health News:Sexual Harassment on the Rise in Aligarh Muslim University 2Health News:Sexual Harassment on the Rise in Aligarh Muslim University 3Health News:Alcohol-related deaths in Scotland on the rise 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... 31, 2015 Magnaquest, a ... data and cloud computing operators has signed a ... giant for Internet of Things (IoT) related initiative. ... on subscription model.      (Logo: ... striving for business innovations to make healthcare services ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015 Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE: ... 2015.  Provided below are the highlights: , ... compared with the prior year. Reported sales decreased 4% ... quarter. , Net earnings per diluted share as ... prior-year period. Adjusted EPS was $2.80 , an ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... Calif. , July 30, 2015 IRIDEX ... will release its second quarter 2015 financial results after ...   In conjunction with the release, the Company will ... 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, ... the quarter and other business developments. Interested ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Magnaquest Signs a POC With a Leading Pharma Giant in Europe to Manage Subscription Management and Billing for Internet of Things (IoT) 2Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 2Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 3Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 4Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 5Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 6Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 7Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 8Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 9Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 10Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 11Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 12Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 13Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results 14IRIDEX Announces Second Quarter 2015 Conference Call and Release Date 2
The Valleylab Surgistat II generator provides exceptional performance, reliability, and safety benefits in a compact, easy to use unit....
Lorgnette pinhole occluder...
Maddox rod and occluder...
Black multi-pinhole occluder...
Medicine Products: