(From The Nation (Thailand))
Byline: The Nation.
Unlike other medical conferences, the upcoming Prince Mahidol Award Conference will focus on policies aimed to countering health problems faced by minority groups around the world.
Highlights of the conference include a discussion on the adverse effects of the drug patent system on people living with HIV/Aids - to life-saving medications, said Prof Vicharn Panich, chairman of the conference.
The session will be jointly organised by the World Bank and UNAids.
It will be held in Bangkok from February 1-2.
Organisers expect to welcome about 200 international delegates who are …