Health Topics: General Health and Pediatrics
Dr. Marschall is the director of the HIV Services Mental Health Program at Children's National.
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The AIDS epidemic still claims an estimated 2 million lives each year, of which about 270,000 are children. The Washington, DC area leads the nation with one of the highest infection rates. Children’s National clinicians and staff play an important role in the treatment of those with the disease, and in changing the way our community thinks about HIV/AIDS by clearing up misconceptions and discouraging stigma and discrimination.
Dr. Ferrer is an attending physician with HIV Services at Children's National.
Children’s National provides a wide range of clinical services and specialties dedicated to improving children’s health.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the virus that is responsible for causing acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).