WHAT: Facing Our Fears: Women and Girls Taking Action in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS. Workshop Facilitators: Dr. Nina Harawa (Why Women Put Themselves at Risk?); Veronica Quezada (The Impact of Poverty on HIV/AIDS); Tony Wafford (Heterosexual Brothers Protecting or Neglecting Sisters in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS); and Dr. LaShonder Spencer (Culturally Appropiate Tools in Assessing HIV/AIDS/STI Risk); and a film screening, “Why Us? Left Behind and Dying.”
WHEN: Thurs., Mar. 10, 2011
3:30 p.m. Registration - 4:20 p.m. Program begins - 7:30 p.m. Program ends
WHERE: Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
1731 E. 120th St., Los Angeles, CA 90059
WHO: Sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Farwest Region: Know Your Status—Get Tested!
Delta Research and Educational Foundation,
Urban Public Health Program, College of Science & Health, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science
MPH Program, School of Community & Global Health, Claremont Graduate University,
Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Women’s Health.