Join us on Wednesday, May 5th as we open CAHR 2021 Virtual with the Dr. Mark Wainberg lecture given by Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Many lessons can be learned from the concurrent pandemics of HIV and COVID-19. While a safe and effective HIV vaccine remains a key scientific challenge, advances in HIV vaccinology have paved the way for the development of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines. Similarly, SARS-CoV-2 vaccine clinical trials draw lessons and expertise from the HIV experience and clinical trial networks. Unfortunately, denialism of both HIV/AIDS, as well as COVID-19 represents a significant challenge faced in both pandemics. Read the full session description.