As a physician with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Fauci has served American public health in various capacities for more than 50 years and has been an advisor to every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan. He has made contributions to HIV/AIDS research and other immunodeficiency diseases, both as a scientist and as the head of the NIAID at the NIH. From 1983 to 2002, Fauci was one of the world’s most frequently-cited scientists across all scientific journals.
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Washington, DC- (HINA)- Dr. Anthony Fauci will be a featured speaker today during the NAHP 2020 Convention –Virtually Everywhere.
The session will start at 1 pm EST (1:00 pm CT). The zoom link to access the session is here
Dr. Fauci, Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), and Chief, NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation at the National Institutes of Health, will provide a fireside chat on the topic of the pandemic during his participation today, Tuesday, September 22.
This is the schedule.
Dr. Elena Rios, President, and CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) will moderate the discussion.Since January 2020, he has been one of the lead members of the Trump administration’s White House Coronavirus Task Force addressing the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. Fauci is one of the world’s leading experts on infectious diseases and during the early stages of the pandemic. The New York Times described Fauci as one of the most trusted medical figures in the United States
The NAHP 2020 Convention program begins Monday, September 21, and concludes on Friday, September 25. Attendees have the opportunity to participate in one or both of the scheduled sessions each day of the convention.
Tuesday’s session is focused on the healthcare adversity faced by the Latino/Hispanic community and participants will be able to submit questions via the virtual platform. (Hispanic News Agency-HINA)