Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Meeting between ACT UP and NIAID on Women and HIV/AIDS

Item

SPW1521_Side1.jpg
SPW1521_Side2.jpg

Title

Meeting between ACT UP and NIAID on Women and HIV/AIDS

Subject

AIDS (Disease) AIDS (Disease)--Political aspects--United States; ACT UP (Organization); AIDS (Disease)--Political aspects; United States; AIDS (Disease)--History; AIDS (Disease)--Social aspects--United States; Clinical trials--Reporting; Clinical drug trials ; Drugs--Testing ;Clinical trials of drugs ; Drug bioscreening ; Drug trials ; Drugs--Clinical trials ; Drugs--Effectiveness--Testing ; Drugs--Evaluation ; AIDS (Disease) in women

Description

Director of NIAID, Tony Fauci, listens to a presentation by ACT UP activists from New York and Washington, D.C. about the neglect of research for women's health issues in contrast to men's, plus statistics about women with AIDS.
Side A: The director of NIAID, Tony Fauci, listens to a presentation by ACT UP New York activists Maxine Wolfe, Risa Denenberg, Heidi Doro and ACT UP D.C. activists Lorrie Sprecher, Linda Meredith. Topics focus on the neglect of research for women's health issues in contrast to men's, plus statistics about women with AIDS. Start of tape includes a brief discussion with Fauci's colleagues about why they would like to record the meeting with video and audio. SIDE B: Conversation continues about the need to develop of research protocols that include women, including criteria for writing grants, primary healthcare for research subjects during clinical health trials, funding for the creation of research sites, priority to trial designs that include women, and other desired actions.

Creator

Donated by Maxine Wolfe on 1993-07-26

Date

1990-07-27

Date Created

Digitized on 2015-09-24

Rights

See the LHA Rights page for more information

Language

English

Identifier

SPW1521

Physical Format

Audio Tape

Digital Format

Preservation: .WAV Access: .MP3

Notes

N/A

Citation

Donated by Maxine Wolfe on 1993-07-26, “Meeting between ACT UP and NIAID on Women and HIV/AIDS,” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed January 23, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/758.

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