Gina Brown, MD, is an Obstetrician and Gynecologist. She joined the NIH Office of AIDS Research (OAR) as a Medical Officer to manage Microbicides and Women’s and Girl’s research issues. Prior to joining NIH, she served as the chair of the NIH Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council (OARAC) for 2004 and has chaired the OAR Women and Girls working group.
Dr. Brown also was the maternal-fetal specialist at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and was an assistant professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University. There she was a member of the Department of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Columbia and served as the women’s health director of the Women and Children Care Center at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, a clinic that provides comprehensive care for HIV positive women and their families. At the Center, she also was a co-investigator for the Women and Infant’s Transmission Study (WITS) and the Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group (PACTG).
Dr. Brown’s talk at the 2013 InWomen’s meeting at 1:40 PM on June 14, 2013 at the Hilton Bayfront San Diego is entitled: “NIH’s commitment to health disparities and HIV related to women substance users, their families and where the future research agenda is headed.”
You can register for this meeting here: http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1194309