Michael Saag, M.D., renowned leader in HIV research and AIDS care who was beginning his career when the movie's events transpired, addresses the accuracy of the Academy Award-nominated film.
The new Viral Hepatitis Clinic offers patients the latest therapies and follows the treatment model in HIV care pioneered by the 1917 Clinic.
Of the 27 antiretroviral drugs now approved for AIDS, seven were tested first in patients at the 1917 Clinic in Phase 1 clinical trials.
A new round of grand funding will allow researchers to study the HIV and tuberculosis epidemics.