Category Archives: Jim Pickett

  1. “Magic” Pills and Potions – Hocus Pocus or Plus Plus?

    IRMA chair Jim Pickett was part of a forum on PrEP in Seattle a few months ago called “The Magic Pill?” hosted by the wonderful Gay City Health Project. Here is his talk – live action AND slides – in two glorious parts! [If an item is not written by an IRMA member, it should not be Read More >>

    AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Jim Pickett, PrEP
  2. PODCAST: The Battle Over HIV Prevention – IRMA’s Jim Pickett jumps in

    Last time there was a lot of fuss over a little blue pill, Bob Dole was doing Viagra ads on TV. via Feast of Fun Check out the podcast now. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation launched a national ad campaign to discredit PrEP or Pre Exposure Prophylaxis, a new HIV prevention technique that involves taking Truvada (an existing Read More >>

    Gilead, HIV/AIDS policy, Jim Pickett, new prevention technologies, PrEP, Truvada
  3. It’s not if, it’s when: IRMA’s Jim Pickett on Rectal Microbicides in Africa

    Writing for  the September – December 2010 issue of Echoes, a publication of the Nigerian HIV Vaccine and Microbicide Advocacy Society, IRMA chair Jim Pickett discusses the need for rectal microbicides in Africa. Excerpt: Until recently, rectal microbicides have simply not been part of the HIV prevention agenda in Africa, due in part to the denial of Read More >>

    Africa, anal sex, IRMA, IRMA Nigeria, Jim Pickett, Kadiri Audu, NHVMAS, Nigeria, rectal microbicide