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IDSA prioritizes promoting sufficient US investment in global infectious diseases responses and research, and in using the voices of physician scientists to inform multilateral and national global health policies. IDSA is a trusted leader in shaping and advancing international and national policies and investments in global HIV, TB, health security and antimicrobial resistance.

 

World Bank, IMF must Focus on Global Health Funding and Capacity 4/20/2018
The Infectious Diseases Society of America appreciates the attention that the World Bank and International Monetary Fund will give to critical global health issues during their spring meetings and civil society forum.
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House Testimony on Global Health Programs 4/20/2018
IDSA urges for increased funding for State Department and USAID global health programs in this testimony submitted to the House Appropriations Committee. 
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Hank Tomlinson, Ph.D. to Lead CDC’s Global HIV and TB Efforts at Critical Time 4/18/2018
The U.S. government response to the global impacts of HIV and tuberculosis is poised at a pivotal moment, in which we can seize the opportunity to end these devastating pandemics, or watch progress erode, infections increase, and our effective treatments compromised by growing drug resistance. 
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PEPFAR report serves as a beacon and a warning 4/12/2018
The 2018 Annual Report to Congress released by the United States President’s
Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) tells a story of remarkable progress and opportunity. Click here to read more. 

Statement on World Health Day 04/20/2018
On World Health Day, the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the
HIV Medicine Association appreciate the global leadership of the United States
in responding to infectious disease threats that know no boundaries.
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Click here for IDSA/HIVMA Global Impact: 2018 and Beyond.

Statement on World TB Day 03/23/2018
Commemoration of World TB Day finds us at a promising but pivotal moment. Advances in diagnostic tools, medications, and treatment regimens are offering significant improvements to detect, treat and control tuberculosis. Click here to read more. 

Statement on World AIDS Day 2017 12/01/2017
On World AIDS Day, while we recognize the progress made against
HIV globally, we must measure that progress against the
urgent needs that remain. Click here to read more. 

Countdown: Global HIV, Responses, Results 12/1/2017
This briefing paper from IDSA chronicles the progress made over the past
decade in eliminating HIV/AIDS as a global public health threat, and looks
ahead at the work that remains in achieving epidemic control. Click here to read more.

Red Ribbon or White Flag? The Future of the US Global AIDS Response 12/01/2017
This report from the ONE campaign details the impacts of the White House’s
proposed budget cuts to U.S. global HIV funding and subsequent PEPFAR
strategy on the global AIDS response. Click here to read more. 

The Ascent Begins: Tuberculosis Research Funding Trends, 2005-2016 11/08/2017
The latest report from the Treatment Action Group on funding trends for global
tuberculosis research and development shows there has been increases in
spending on TB research, but overall funding remains inadequate for achieving
global goals to eliminate the epidemic by 2030. Click here to read more.

Healthier World, Safer America: A U.S. Government Roadmap  
for International Action to Prevent the Next Pandemic 10/24/2017
The latest report from the Treatment Action Group on funding trends for global
tuberculosis research and development shows there has been increases in
spending on TB research, but overall funding remains inadequate 
for achieving global goals to eliminate the epidemic by 2030. 
Click here to read more.  

Contact your Congressional representative through our Advocacy Center to show your support for US investment in global infectious diseases responses and research.

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