Our Opportunity: Where Global Health and National Security Converge – Op-Ed by Senator Frist

Read Senator Bill Frist’s op-ed in Forbes discussing his story to recognizing the value of global health interventions as a tool to build peace:

“There are few illnesses in modern history that have caused the destruction to society, family, and socioeconomic stability as HIV and AIDS.   But as we learned more about the disease and how to treat it, the U.S. suddenly had an opportunity to lead and promote health as a currency for peace.  In 1995 when the first effective treatment cocktail came out, it was a light at the end of the tunnel…”

Read more: http://www.forbes.com/sites/billfrist/2015/11/13/our-opportunity-where-health-and-national-security-converge/