The experiences that made me an AIDS advocate — and keep me going 30 years later

We must continue investing in the research and development of promising long-acting prevention methods, writes Emilio Emini, director of HIV at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, in this guest column to mark World AIDS Day.

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  • Emilio Emini

    Emilio A. Emini is the director of HIV for the global health program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Prior to his current role, Emilio served as senior vice president of vaccine research and development at Pfizer Inc.