Raising Women’s Voices

US Global AIDS Coordinator committed to helping pregnant women

Posted in Reports and Studies, Reproductive Health Care, Sexual health by raisingwomensvoices on June 26, 2009

Slowing the spread of HIV among pregnant women has been cited as the priority of the US global AIDS coordinator, Eric Goosby. He made a few comments in an interview stating what he hopes for global AIDS awareness and reduction – stressing the roles of education and prevention. He also stated that he is committed to getting antiretrovirals to pregnant women who need them. In addition, Goosby is interested in getting other nations more involved in the effort. Read the article from the National Partnership for Women and Families here.

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