About Leslie Nielsen
Director of Regional Partnerships
Leslie Nielsen is the Director of Regional Partnerships for the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), based in Uganda where she has collaborated with government, researchers and civil society for more than 15 years to ensure a supportive environment for HIV prevention research.
Most of her career has been spent in the field of HIV prevention and treatment. Leslie is passionate about the search for an AIDS vaccine and above all is committed to supporting marginalized and vulnerable populations to access health care and HIV services.