Mylan's Matrix Receives Tentative FDA Approval Under PEPFAR for First Generic, Heat-Stable Version of HIV Protease Inhibitor
Provides first affordable protease inhibitor for patients in developing countries Complements recent WHO approval earned for the same product
PITTSBURGH, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL ) today announced that Matrix Laboratories Limited, its India-based subsidiary...
President George W. Bush Receives 'International Medal of PEACE' That Coincides With PEPFAR Milestone on World Aids Day:
Dr. Rick Warren Presents Award, Engages with President on U.S. HIV/AIDS Initiatives and Accomplishments at Home and Abroad During Saddleback Civil Forum on Global Health
WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- President George W. Bush was honored on the 20th anniversary of World AIDS Day today...
CMMB Applauds America at Its Best as PEPFAR is Reauthorized by U.S. Government
WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- CMMB (Catholic Medical Mission
Board), the leading U.S.-based Catholic charitable organization focused
exclusively on global healthcare, praised the U.S. government's extension
of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through the year
AIDS Action Commends Senate Passage of PEPFAR Reauthorization
WASHINGTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AIDS Action applauds the
Senate for overwhelming, bipartisan passage of the Lantos/Hyde U.S. Global
Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act
(S 2731), which reauthorizes the President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Reli...
Bipartisanship Trumps Liberal Agenda in PEPFAR Reauthorization
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. House
Foreign Affairs Committee passed by voice vote the reauthorization of
PEPFAR, the U.S. Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and
Malaria Reauthorization of 2008.
Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Coun...
PRI Condemns PEPFAR Amendments
FRONT ROYAL, Va., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- Population
Research Institute has joined other pro-life groups in condemning
amendments to the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
is up for reauthorization on Thursday, February 14, 2008, in the
House Foreign Aff...
Mylan Announces Tentative FDA Approval Under PEPFAR for Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate Tablets
PITTSBURGH, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (NYSE: MYL )
today announced that Matrix Laboratories Limited* has received tentative
approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the
President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) for its Abbreviated New
Remarks By President Bush and President Kikwete of Tanzania at Roundtable on Pepfar
Amana District Hospital
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
1:35 P.M. (L)
PRESIDENT KIKWETE: Mr. President, First Lady, my dear wife -- Mr.
President, welcome again to Amana Hospital. Well, let me use this
opportunity to thank you so much, again, fo...
Bush Announces Request for $30B, Five-Year Extension of PEPFAR
President Bush on Wednesday called on Congress to double current funding levels for the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief to $30 billion for five years after the program's original mandate expires next year, the New York Times reports. PEPFAR
directs an authorized $15 billion over five ye...
Leading health organizations launch new accreditation process for laboratories across Africa
... nearly a decade ago; the intensified fight against HIV/AIDS represented by pepfar
and others provided funding and demand to improve laboratory services. Two of the integral partners in this process have been the WHO-AFRO and pepfar
"Supporting governments' efforts to strengthen nationa...
BD and PEPFAR Collaborate to Strengthen Laboratory Systems in Fight Against HIV/AIDS and TB
Public-Private Partnership Valued up to $18 Million over Five Years
WASHINGTON and FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (Emergency Plan/PEPFAR)
joined BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) to announce the signing of a
Director's Forum: PEPFAR and the Global AIDS Response
To be webcast live at http://www.wilsoncenter.org/globalhealth
WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier this year,
President George W. Bush called for a reauthorization of the President's
Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), which is set to expire at the end
of fiscal ye...
On World AIDS Day, CHF International Calls for Community Mobilization and Local Capacity Building to Fight HIV/AIDS
palliative care or antiretroviral treatment.
In Rwanda, CHF's four-year Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Program
(CHAMP), also funded by pepfar
through the US Agency for International
Development (USAID), is helping 13 large Rwandan partner organizations
provide communities with equitable acce...
World AIDS Day Audio Press Conference
...new HIV infections among women and youth.
Current prevention policies under pepfar
fail to address the needs of women
and youth. As Congress prepares to reauthorize pepfar
early in 2008, it is
essential that they make critical reforms to PEPFAR's ...
New UNAIDS Report Offers Encouraging News, But Most HIV-Positive Mothers Still Not Getting the Care & Treatment They Need
...80 percent of pregnant women services to prevent
mother-to-child transmission; and ensure that 15 percent of people
receiving care and treatment under pepfar
are children, to keep pace with
the infection rate. There's no time to waste. Policy makers should scale up
efforts to prevent mother-to-child transmi...