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

Subcommittee on Primary Health and Aging Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2012 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Witnesses

Panel I

  1. Dr. Mohammed Akhter
    Director, DC Department of Health; Executive Director of the American Public Health Association from 1997-2002
    Washington, DC
  2. Frank Oldham, Jr.
    President and CEO
    National Association of People With AIDS
    Washington, DC
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Lawrence Lessig
    Professor at Harvard Law School
    founder of Creative Commons and the Stanford Center for Internet and Society
    Cambridge, MA
  6. James Love
    Director of Knowledge Ecology International; Co-Chair of Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialogue Intellectual Property Policy Committee
    Washington, DC

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Sen. Sanders S. Moon, J. Stiglitz, L. Lessig, J. Love Mohammed Akhter Frank Oldham, Jr. The Panelists