President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

Submitted by system on Wed, 07/19/2017 - 03:41
Systematic Reviews in Pharmacy,2018,9,1,01-04.
Published:August 2017
Type:Review Article

President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

Siddharth Jadeja1, Girish Pai2, Krishnamurthy Bhat1, Muddukrishna Badamane Sathyanarayana1*

1Department of Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, INDIA.

2Department of Pharmaceutics, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, INDIA.

Abstract:

Due to lack of facilities and expensive medicines most of the patients in developing courtiers do not get adequate treatment for HIV/AIDS. Hence it was an immediate requirement that the developed countries and the developing countries walk hand in hand on the path of defeating this epidemic monster. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief is the largest global health initiative dedicated for the cure of a single disease by United States Government. The review article provides the information about the condition of the world before the implementation of PEPFAR program, history and political framework of the organisation, the goals of PEPFAR, the funding sources and its partnership with different countries including India.

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Annual Appropriations for PEPFAR Focus Countries, FY 2004-2005