[Ip-health] Senate hearing on Prize Fund for HIV/AID will be on C-SPAN 3

Jamie Love james.love at keionline.org
Tue May 15 04:55:43 PDT 2012


The hearing will start around 10am, Eastern Time.

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/306014-1


LIVE SENATE HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR AND PENSIONS-SUBCOMMITTEE ON
10a PRIMARY HEALTH AND AGING
A hearing on the high costs of HIV/AIDS medicines and legislation proposing a
new model that would reward innovation through a prize system, rather than
government-granted monopolies.

Witnesses:
Mohammed Akhter , director, District of Columbia Department of Health
and former executive director, American Public Health Association
(1997-2002)
Frank Oldham, Jr. President and CEO, National Association of People
Living With AIDS
Suerie Moon, research director and co-chair, Forum on Global
Governance for Health, Harvard Global Health Institute and Harvard
School of Public Health, Cambridge, Mass.
Joseph Stiglitz, professor, Columbia University and former chairman,
Council of Economic Advisors and a chief economist, World Bank, New
York, N.Y.
Lawrence Lessig , professor, Harvard Law School, and founder, Creative
Commons and the Stanford Center for Internet and Society, Cambridge,
Mass.
James Love director, Knowledge Ecology International and co-chairman,
Intellectual Property Policy Committee Trans-Atlantic Consumer
Dialogue

10a-12p 430 Dirksen SOB www.senate.gov




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