Carmen Reinhart: Professor of economics and director of the Center for International Economics at the University of Maryland. Co-author of "This Time is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Follies." Former chief economist at Bear Stearns in the 1980's. Former staff, International Monetary Fund.
The hunt for an AIDS vaccine Experts gathered this week in Vienna at an international AIDS conference, and there was good news about a vaginal gel that could prevent transmission of the HIV virus. But scientists are still looking for what some have called the Holy Grail of AIDS prevention: a vaccine. Epidemiologist Seth Berkley, founder of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, speaks at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival about the prospects for a vaccine.12:00 p.m.
Dr. Seth Berkley: Epidemiologist and founder of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, a global non-profit. Berkley previously held positions at the US Centers for Disease Control, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Carter Center.
Laurie Garrett: Senior fellow for Global Health at the Council on Foreign Relations. Garrett is a science writer who has won both the Pultizer Prize and a Peabody. She is the author of "The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance."