Articles tagged with: David Ho

The Promise and Risk of ‘Flushing’ Treatments

published: December, 27, 2012 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Research, Health, Revolving Door, Guest Authors, Living with HIV

Guest writer Jim Fox on research in to eradicating HIV from those reservoirs in our bodies where the virus hides

The Promise and Risk of ‘Flushing’ Treatments

Recent advances in a number of research fields, particularly the antiretrovirals (ARVs) have largely transformed HIV/AIDS from a painful death sentence to a manageable illness. And additional advances in peripheral fields like gene therapy, vaccines, cellular manipulation, etc., actually have immunologists and researches using the word “cure” without fear of being tagged as irresponsible pipe-dreamers. However, so far the hypothetical end-product of most of these research paths have been q

The Ontario AIDS Network 16th Honour Roll Awards Banquet

published: November, 25, 2011 Categories // Community Events, Events, Events, Brian Finch

Our master of ceremonies for the evening was OHTN board chair and 1996 honouree, David Ho. And what an MC he was!.

The Ontario AIDS Network 16th Honour Roll Awards Banquet

On November 12th, the Ontario AIDS Network (OAN) 16th Honour Roll Awards Banquet was held at the Intercontinental Hotel, Toronto.  Once a year the OAN Honour Roll celebrates outstanding leadership and achievement within the HIV/AIDS movement in Ontario. This is a night where work is put aside. There is not a policy discussion in the house. Rather, it is an evening to socialize, support and celebrate those who have been recognized by theri peers. The Bank of Montreal, (BMO), was on hand a