US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Subcommittee Hearing - The High Cost of High Prices for HIV/AIDS Drugs and the Prize Fund Alternative


Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging


Tuesday, May 15 2012, 10:00 AM


430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Panel I

  • Dr. Mohammed Akhter , Director, DC Department of Health; Executive Director of the American Public Health Association from 1997-2002, Washington, DC
  • Frank Oldham, Jr. , President and CEO, National Association of People With AIDS, Washington, DC
  • Suerie Moon , Research Director and Co-Chair of the Forum on Global Governance for Health, Harvard Global Health Institute and Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA
  • Joseph Stiglitz , Professor at Columbia University; winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics; former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors and a chief economist for the World Bank, New York, NY
  • Lawrence Lessig , Professor at Harvard Law School, founder of Creative Commons and the Stanford Center for Internet and Society, Cambridge, MA
  • James Love , Director of Knowledge Ecology International; Co-Chair of Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialogue Intellectual Property Policy Committee, Washington, DC