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Innovations in HIV Prevention for Gay and Bisexual Men

Innovations in HIV Prevention for Gay and Bisexual Men

Event Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 2:30pm

Event Type: Webinar/Online Event

Description

What are the latest HIV prevention activities and programs for gay and bisexual men? Do you know what efforts the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and partners are taking to curb the epidemic among gay and bisexual men? Are you wondering how these efforts will affect you? Here’s your opportunity to hear directly from CDC in its first ever live webinar in recognition of National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

CDC leaders will discuss innovative HIV prevention activities aimed at reducing HIV-related inequities among gay and bisexual men. Partners are invited to view and participate in the webinar.

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Welcome:

Donna Hubbard McCree, PhD, MPH, RPh
Associate Director for Health Equity
Office of Health Equity
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention (DHAP), National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), CDC

Frank J. Oldham, Jr.
President and CEO
The National Association of People with AIDS

Moderator:

Lamont Scales, MA, NCC
Coordinator for Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men who have Sex with Men Activities
Office of Health Equity, DHAP

Speakers:

Retaining HIV-infected Gay & Bisexual Men in Medical Care
Linda Beer, PhD
Epidemiologist, Behavioral & Clinical Surveillance Branch, DHAP

Virginia Katherine Godesky, MPH, MSW
Health Scientist, HIV/AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration

Are You PrEP’d for the Pill?
Dawn K. Smith, MD, MS, MPH
Biomedical Intervention Activity Lead, Epidemiology Branch, DHAP

A National Campaign for Black Gay and Bisexual Men
Nick Deluca, PhD
Branch Chief, Prevention Communication Branch, DHAP

David Acosta
Coordinator of Prevention Programs / AIDS Activities Coordinating Office- Philadelphia Department of Public Health

Candid Conversations with Gay & Bisexual Men of Color
Kevin Fenton, MD, PhD, FFPH
Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, TB Prevention