APCOM’s AIDS2020 Pre-Conference Speaker
Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman
Professor Kamarulzaman trained as an Infectious Diseases physician and is presently the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya and an Adjunct Associate Professor at Yale University.
Professor Adeeba has played a leading role in the HIV response in Malaysia and globally. She directs the Centre of Excellence for AIDS Research (CERiA) at the University of Malaya and is presently Chair of the Malaysian AIDS Foundation, a trust that raises funds for HIV related programs in Malaysia. At the international level, she was a Co-Chair of the WHO Strategic and Technical Advisory Committee on HIV, and is currently the President-elect of the International AIDS Society and a member of the UNAIDS Advisory Group.
Her achievements have been recognised through several national and international awards including a Doctor of Laws from her alma mater, Monash University, for her contributions to medicine and as a health advocate.