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Workshop Agenda

Washington, D.C.

February 11, 1998

9:00–9:15 a.m.

Welcome and introductions


Scientific and clinical perspectives on the efficacy of interventions for pregnant women and newborns and the accuracy of HIV testing


Counseling, testing, diagnosis of HIV infection in pregnant women


Ruth Tuomala


Determinants of vertical transmission and efficacy of preventive strategies, including retrovirals


Lynne Mofenson


Diagnosis, viral and immunopathogenesis, and therapy in the newborn


Catherine Wilfert



11:15–1:00 p.m.

Institutional positions regarding prenatal/newborn HIV testing and counseling


Public Health Service


Martha Rogers


American Medical Association


John Henning

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