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Spring 2008

E-Newsletter: Volume 2, No. 1

Looking Back:
20 Years of HIV Center History

1987 Center Meeting

More than 100 friends, collaborators, and guests met on March 27, 2008 to mark the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HIV Centerís founding. Entitled "Looking Back, Looking Forward: The HIV Centerís First 20 Years and the Challenges Ahead," the event emphasized how our research has been shaped by the changing challenges posed by AIDS over the past two decades.

Looking Forward:
The HIV Center's Next 5 Years

2007 Center Meeting

On February 1, 2008 the HIV Center received renewed funding from NIMH. New Cores, new investigators, new challenges, and new innovations will help to shape the five years ahead.

The AIDS Epidemic and the HIV Center: A Parallel Timeline

Timeline Panel 1

Four illustrated panels track 20 years of HIV Center history alongside that of the epidemic itself from 1987-2007.

From the Director
"My 20 years as HIV Center Director:
The most gratifying, the most challenging, and the most frustrating dimensions"

by Anke A. Ehrhardt, Ph.D.

Reflections on 20 Years
"I cannot imagine the absence of the HIV Center and the role it has played."
by Robert Kertzner, M.D.

Remembering Those We've Lost

About the HIV Center

Edited by Raymond A. Smith, Ph.D.,
HIV Center Director of Communications

Design and layout by Darren Carter, M.D., HIV Center Webmaster

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