N.C. AIDS director says program needs more funding

by QNotes Staff  Staff Reports  editor@goqnotes.com
Published: December 2, 2011 in Blog

North Carolina AIDS Director Jacquelyn Clymore appears this week on NC Policy Watch’s “News & Views” radio show.

According to Progressive Pulse:

Jacquelyn Clymore, North Carolina’s AIDS director, says while the majority of today’s AIDS patients are living longer and better lives, there is a real need for more funding for treatment and research.

More than 6,200 individuals are enrolled in the state’s AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)  with another 106 people on a waiting list to receive the life-saving anti-retroviral medication.

Here’s a preview of the conversation…