III International AIDS Conference, 1987
The III International AIDS Conference was held in Washington, D.C. in 1987.
The conference marked an international acceptance in recognizing AIDS. Between 1986-7, the number of countries which reported AIDS statistics to the WHO doubled. The conference brought recognition to many countries' national HIV education programs. There was no single research breakthrough at the conference which emerged as particularly newsworthy in the mass media.
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- Cimons, Marlene; Nelson, Harry (2 June 1987). "Bush Is Booed as He Defends AIDS Proposals". articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 9 March 2012.