Capitol Hill Briefing Examines HCW Shortages In HIV/AIDS Response

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: Health workforce shortage weakens AIDS response
Rabita Aziz, policy research coordinator for the Center for Global Health Policy, summarizes a Capitol Hill briefing, titled “How To Ensure the Health Workforce We Need To Achieve an AIDS-Free Generation,” organized by the Frontline Health Workers Coalition, IntraHealth, and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, that took place on Tuesday. Speakers included U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Deborah Birx; Kelly Curran, director of HIV and infectious diseases at Jhpiego; Sheila Bandazi, chief nursing officer for the Ministry of Health in Malawi; and Address Malata, principal of the Kamuzu College of Nursing at the University of Malawi (3/3).