Bridget Haire is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia, and current president of Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO). Formerly she lectured in bioethics and medical humanities at the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine at the University of Sydney. Prior to academia, Bridget worked in HIV and sexual and reproductive health for 20 years as a journalist, editor, policy analyst and advocate. She acts as a consultant for the Australia-China Human Rights Technical Co-operation Program on sexual and reproductive health rights and serves on the Data Safety Monitoring Board for the South African HIV prevention study CAPRISA 008. She has a Masters of Bioethics (hons) and a doctorate on standards of care in HIV prevention research.