Tag Archives: PEPFAR

Navy Medicine … Our Presence Matters

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy surgeon general and chief, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Earlier this month I wrapped up my first visit to our research facilities in Southeast Asia. I visited the U.S. Naval Medical Research Center-Asia (NMRC-Asia) in Singapore, the U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit No. 2 (NAMRU-2) in Phnom Penh and the …

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Navy Medicine Commemorates World AIDS Day

By Dr. Richard Shaffer, director, Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Communities and countries around the world will take time to commemorate World AIDS Day on December 1st. It is a time for all to reflect on our successes in the fight against HIV/AIDS, support those living with HIV, and remember those that have died from AIDS. The U.S. Navy …

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