Overview: In this activity, students will become familiar with the drug development process as they move through this three-day module. Sutdents are introduced to a character living with HIV and the team of individuals helping her as she considering entering a clinical trial for a new anti-HIV drug. As the lesson progresses, students follow the clinical trial process as they analyze data specific to anti-HIV drugs. (Recommended for Grades 7-9)
Curriculum Connections: STEM Careers, analyzing and interpreting data, engaging in an argument from evidence, obtaining, evaluating and communicating information
Experimental Timing: From start to finish this activity can be completed in three 45-minute class periods.