EGPAF Forges Ahead To Prevent Mother-To-Child HIV Transmission

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Chip Lyons, president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

“…For the past decade, our programs have expanded to better address the PMTCT cascade. Our work must continue around strengthening and integrating health systems and building local capacity so that every child has the opportunity to grow up HIV-free. And we must continue our pursuit of lifelong treatment for infected individuals so that once a mother or child has been diagnosed with HIV, the mother can look forward to raising her healthy child and both can live a full and healthy life…” (5/16).