Featuring Mike McCune, M.D., Ph.D., Head, HIV Frontiers, Biotechnology Accelerator, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Keynote Address: Bringing Safe and Effective “Curative” Interventions for HIV and Sickle Cell Disease to Resource-limited Parts of the World
The Lax Lecture is a public lecture hosted by The Wistar Institute where leading international HIV scientists interact with local researchers, clinicians, and patient advocates. Dr. Mike McCune, M.D., Ph.D., Head of the HIV Frontiers and Biotechnology Accelerator Programs at the Gates Foundation, will deliver this year’s lecture, “Bringing Safe and Effective "Curative" Interventions for HIV and Sickle Cell Disease to Resource-limited Parts of the World.” This year, we are pleased to partner with international sponsors. Following the Lecture, a panel of global HIV cure community advocates will discuss the question, “What does a cure for HIV mean to me?”.