Organizers of the XIX InternationalAIDS Conference (AIDS 2012) have announced that high-level speakers Secretaryof State Hillary Clinton and former First Lady Laura Bush will be appearing atthe conference, according to an AIDS 2012 statement. The conference is takingplace July 22 to 27 in Washington, DC, under the theme “Turning the TideTogether.” Other speakers include former President Bill Clinton, South AfricanHealth Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human ServicesKathleen Sebelius, Bill Gates, Sir Elton John and Whoopi Goldberg.

To read the AIDS 2012 statement, click here.