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Dr. Jonathan Man Discusses the 1992 International Conference on AIDS and Why It Won't Be in the U. S.

Doctor Jonathan Mann, the director of the 1992 International Conference on AIDS. That conference has already become controversial, because the site of the conference was moved from Boston to Amsterdam. That decision was made because of the U.S. government did not give assurance that people with AIDS would be able to enter the U.S. to attend the conference. Mann is a professor of epidemiology and international health at the Harvard School of Public Health, and the former head of the World Health Organization's Global Program on AIDS.

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Other segments from the episode on October 11, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 11, 1991: Interview with Robert Thurman; Interview with Jonathan Mann; Review of books about African music.

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