Well Said: Carolina’s HIV research

In this week's podcast, a Carolina HIV researcher talks about how the disease has gone from being a death sentence to a manageable virus.

In the past several decades, HIV has gone from being a death sentence to a virus manageable with medication.

With the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill becoming a hub for HIV research, Carolina’s labs have helped push that progress along.

In this week’s episode, we’re talking about Carolina’s HIV research with Mike Cohen, Yeargan-Bate Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology and Epidemiology, and the director of the Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases.

myron-cohenOn Dec. 1, the Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases will host its annual World AIDS Day Symposium. For more information about the event, click here.

Join us every Wednesday for the University’s podcast as we talk with Carolina’s newsmakers and experts. Each episode, students, faculty, staff and alumni will discuss what’s going on in classrooms, labs and around campus, and how it pertains to the local, national and international headlines.

 

Read a transcript of this episode.