Items Tagged ‘epidemic’

Mapping HIV in sub-Saharan Africa reveals patterns

February 14, 2018

Mapping HIV in sub-Saharan Africa reveals patterns

By Leigh Hopper Leigh Hopper

Sally Blower, a professor in the department of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at UCLA’s Semel Institute, has devoted her career to understanding how infectious diseases such as HIV, syphilis, genital herpes, tuberculosis and leprosy spread. But instead of donning a white coat and examining patients, Blower uses her skills as a biomathematician and evolutionary biologist […]

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Tags: Africa, AIDS, epidemic, HIV, infectious disease, Malawi, UNAIDS