Monthly Archives: December 2010

Nigeria update


Frustrated. So frustrated. Apparently this is the common emotion amongst us MSFers. It’s what motivates us to move. To complain. To advocate! How can we run a PMTCT program without HIV tests? We ran out mid-November and apparently it’s not … Continue reading

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More News from Nigeria!


Karen Friesen, WHRI Research Nurse: “PMTCT  The letters just roll off the tongue now.  We aim to prevent the transmission of HIV from Mother to child in pregnancy, labour and delivery and breastfeeding.  In the West this is done under … Continue reading

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News from Nigeria!


One of the Womens’ Health Research Institute’s Research Nurses , Karen Friesen, has taken a year away from us to work with DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS  / MÉDECINS SANS FRONTIÈRES on a Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV initiative in … Continue reading

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