Reappraising AIDS


Rethinking AIDS Editorial Board Members

Harvey Bialy

Harvey BialyHarvey Bialy PhD. Scholar in residence and Coordinator of the Virtual Center of Biotechnology for the Americas (, Institute of Biotechnology, UNAM, Cuernavaca, Mexico. Member of the South African Presidential Panel on AIDS, April, 2000 - July, 2000. Editor-at-Large, Nature Biotechnology, Nature Publishing Co., 1996 - 2000. Research Editor, Bio/Technology (Nature Biotechnology), 1984 - 1996. Harvey Bialy has published more than 25 peer reviewed scientific articles in molecular genetics, and more than 100 editorials and commentaries on contemporary issues in biotechnology in Nature Biotechnology and other leading journals. Among his many other distinctions: Advisor in biotechnology to the Innovation Foundation of the University of Natal, Durban, South Africa, 1994 - 1996. Advisor in biotechnology to UNESCO/Division of Basic Sciences, 1991 - present. Advisor for biotechnology development to the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Republic of Cameroun, 1989 - 1992. Advisor, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Havana, Cuba, 1987 - July 1996. Advisor, UNDP/WHO/World Bank Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, Initiative for Biotechnology Implementation, 1988 - present. Co-organizer, Miami Bio/Technology Winter Symposium: Advances in Gene Technology, 1988 - 1998. Member, International Advisory Board, UNESCO World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology (Oxford University Press), 1987 - present. Bialy was the original editor of Rethinking AIDS.

The following exchange is a prime example of the editorial bias that instigated the formation of The Group for the Reappraisal of AIDS.