HIV & COVID-19: When Pandemics Collide

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Part of World AIDS Day

Past Event

Thursday, Dec 02, 2021
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM (UTC)

Registration Required


Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health




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Against the backdrop of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, ICAP and the Columbia Mailman School Public Health will commemorate World AIDS Day 2021 with an event that considers the status of the two pandemics, lessons learned from the global HIV response that can inform the COVID-19 response, and how COVID-19 has impacted HIV programs.

Kevin De Cock, MD, FRCP (UK), DTM & H (Keynote Address)
Former Director of the HIV/AIDS Department at the World Health Organization (WHO) and Former Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Kenya

Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA (Moderator)
Director of ICAP at Columbia University and Columbia World Projects and
Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine at Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

Shannon Hader, MD MPH (Panelist)
Deputy Executive Director of Programme at UNAIDS and Assistant Secretary General at the United Nations

Gregg Gonsalves, PhD (Panelist)
Global Health Activist, Associate Professor at Yale School of Public Health and Yale Law School

Rejoice Nkambule, MPH (Panelist)
Deputy Director of Health Services at Ministry of Health Eswatini

Others to be announced.

Hybrid Event | Registration Required
Faculty, Staff and Students are invited to attend live | Allan Rosenfield Building, 8th Floor Auditorium (722 West 168th Street. New York, NY 10032)
Other attendees are invited to join virtually | Zoom Webinar


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