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Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee for the Evaluation of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Implementation.

PEPFAR implementation : progress and promise / Committee for the Evaluation of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Implementation, Board on Global Health, Board on Children, Youth, and Families ; Jaime Sepúlveda … [et al.] editors.

p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

ISBN-13: 978-0-309-10982-6 (hardback : alk. paper)

ISBN-10: 0-309-10982-5 (hardback : alk. paper) 1. AIDS (Disease)—Prevention—Government policy—United States. 2. HIV infections—Prevention—Government policy—United States. 3. AIDS (Disease)—Prevention—International cooperation.

[DNLM: 1. Government Programs—organization & administration—United States. 2. HIV Infections—prevention & control—United States. 3. Disease Outbreaks—prevention & control—United States. 4. Emergencies—United States. 5. International Cooperation—United States. 6. World Health—United States. WC 503.6 I585p 2007] I. Sepúlveda Amor, Jaime. II. Title.

RA643.83.I57 2007



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COVER: The flags of the 15 PEPFAR focus countries are overlaying the global symbol of the red ribbon for HIV/AIDS awareness arranged in alphabetical order by country.

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