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Weber-Parkes Trust Medal


Join us in warmly congratulating our Director, Prof Robin Wood, on his recently being awarded the Weber-Parkes Medal from the Royal College of Physicians. This is in recognition for his substantial contribution to Tuberculosis.


IAS Governing Council 2014 - 2016


Prof. Linda-Gail Bekker (COO) is the new President-Elect of the International AIDS Society. Her interest in prevention sciences, the testing of biomedical technologies including HIV vaccines, Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and microbicides has given her international renown in these fields.


In Memoriam


We were devastated to hear that Malaysian Flight MH17, brought down over Ukraine, was carrying some of our HIV/AIDS colleagues. In particular we are very sorry to learn that Prof Joep Lange and his partner Jacqueline Van Tongeren died in the same disaster.


Children of the Light


Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the DTHF. On the 7th September Artscape Theatre, Cape Town will be hosting the South African premier of the Children of the Light. Join us for this PeaceJam documentary about the life and times of Archbishop Desmond Tutu.