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HAART to Prevent HIV Transmission to Infants in Botswana

Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) is rapidly becoming available in the developing world, but the safety and efficacy of different HAART regimens for preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission in a breastfeeding population has not been determined. A treatment, Trizivir, may be…

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Training in Malaria Pathogenesis and Diversity in Africa

Malaria remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality throughout Africa and attempts to control the disease through drug treatment, vaccine development and insect vector control have met with limited success. Genetic variability of Plasmodium falciparum underlies its transmission success…

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Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)

The objective of the Advanced Training Programme on Humanitarian Action (ATHA) is to enhance the knowledge of NGOs operating in the humanitarian field, and to create greater awareness of the relationship between development, cooperation and humanitarian operations in complex environments.…

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China AIDS Medical Training Program

Harvard School of Public Health is continuing its efforts on an AIDS Medical Training Program in China. The program has already trained distinguished Chinese health administrators, physicians, specialists, and researchers and has identified areas where urgent help is needed. The…

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International Neurological Study

This project provides statistical support for the 192-week clinical trial entitled, “”Enhanced Nursing Support to Improve Self-Management and Outcomes of ART.”” The trial is designed to implement and evaluate an intervention delivered by nurses from a central site that is…

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International Training in AIDS-Related Epidemiology

Faculty associated with the university-wide Harvard AIDS Institute (HAI) and especially the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) have developed strong programs for AIDS research training in collaboration with 6 developing countries: Senegal, Tanzania, Botswana, Thailand, Nigeria, and China. The…

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