Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
Advocacy - Children
1140 Connecticut Ave NW, Ste 200, Washington, DC, 20036-4028
Distance: 393 Miles
Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible
A foundation that seeks to prevent pediatric Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection and to eradicate pediatric Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) through research, advocacy, and prevention and treatment programs.
* Prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV
* Improve HIV testing, care and treatment for children and adults
* Advocate for health systems strengthening
* Spark community engagement
* Provide strategic information and evaluations
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FP-0500.3500Issue Advocacy Definition
Programs that engage in a form of advocacy that focuses on marshaling public and legislative support for a particular social or political goal.
JP-1500.1700-050AIDS/HIV Control Definition
Programs that attempt to control the occurrence of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), a group of symptoms (including certain infections and/or cancers) that collectively characterize the condition and are the result of a weakening of the immune system caused by infection with HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus). Activities include surveillance of the occurrence of the disease in the community, investigation of individual cases, and development of case histories and other interventions that will help to increase the medical establishment's understanding of the causes of the diseases and potential methods of prevention and cure. AIDS control activities are often initiated by local HIV prevention planning groups that are responsible for developing needs assessments and planning long and short-term strategies specific to target communities as determined by the studies.
TR-1000.5000Medical and Health Sciences Research Definition
Programs that conduct basic and applied research which focuses on human diseases with the objective of improving human health through the development of vaccines, medicines and other forms of treatment.
YF-3000.0270-650Pediatric AIDS Definition
Infants or children who have contracted AIDS from their mothers during pregnancy, through a transfusion or other means and whose immune systems are impaired, leaving them vulnerable to illnesses that would not otherwise occur.