PEPFAR

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PEPFAR

President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. A foreign aid program instituted in the 2000s by the U.S. government to help counteract HIV/AIDS. The goal was to provide 2 million persons with HIV treatment, stop 7 million infections and support treatment for 10 million other people. PEPFAR provided $15 billion between 2003 and 2008 toward these goals.
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"The United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is invested in partnerships like this one because victims of gender-based violence are at increased risk to contract HIV.
He cited Bush's President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief in 2004 for providing treatment and prevention awareness for Africans.
The Ministry of Health says the country faces an acute, nationwide shortage of condoms; it has appealed to the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, PEPFAR, to supply 45 million condoms.
The Horizons Program was a collaboration with the International Center for Research on Women, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, PATH, Tulane University, Family Health International, and Johns Hopkins University and was funded by the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the generous support of the American people through the U.S.
PITTSBURGH -- Matrix Laboratories Ltd., a unit of Mylan Inc., has received tentative approval from the Food and Drug Administration under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for atazanavir sulfate capsules, 150 mg and 300 mg.
It is a "focus country" under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. (6)
President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has led to increased access to such medications in PEPFAR-funded countries and cost savings of more than $300 million between 2005 and 2008.
The National Institutes of Health has announced a new initiative to strengthen medical education in Sub-Saharan Africa, in collaboration with the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, known as PEPFAR.
In 2008, the Senate voted to overturn the ban during its reauthorization of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), which enabled the Obama Administration to remove the remaining regulatory barriers.
PEPFAR is the (US) President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, a five-year effort initiated in 2003 to prevent seven million new infections of AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome), treat two million people with the disease, and care for ten million orphans and other vulnerable groups.
Congress "to strip life-saving family planning measures from the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) bill that would have reduced mother-to-child transmission of HIV."
President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, the largest commitment by any country to combat HIV/AIDS in history.
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