Register Now: EHE November Quarterly Stakeholder Webinar: Learn about HIV and Health Equity
Register now for the Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy (OIDP)-hosted Ending the HIV Epidemic in the U.S. (EHE) initiative stakeholder webinar on Tuesday, November 15, 2022, from 2:00–3:15pm EST. The webinar will highlight HIV and health equity across the United States.
This webinar is designed to:
- Highlight innovative methods of health equity through evidence-based practices
- Highlight ways to improve HIV diagnosis, care, and prevention outcomes for individuals with HIV
- Provide an opportunity for questions and answers from major community members and government officials
Dr. Timothy Harrison, Principal Deputy Director, OIDP, will provide welcoming remarks, an EHE and National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) Federal Implementation Plan update, and conclude the webinar. Dr. Harrison will be joined by Dr. Marissa Robinson, Management Analyst, OIDP, as she introduces the webinar’s guest speakers and moderates a Q & A session. Speakers include:
- Dr. Madina Agénor - Assistant Professor in the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Center for Health Promotion and Health Equity at Brown University School of Public Health. Dr. Agénor will discuss Intersectionality and HIV/STI Testing: Differences by Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Race/Ethnicity.
- Torrian Baskerville - Director of HIV & Health Equity at the Human Rights Campaign. This discussion will highlight the Human Rights Campaign Foundation HIV & Health Equity Program.
- Dr. Tonia Poteat - Associate Professor in the Department of Social Medicine at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. Dr. Poteat will discuss Transforming the Carolinas: Ending the HIV Epidemic for Transgender People of Color in North & South Carolina.
- Dr. Kirk Henny - Associate Director for the Office of Health Equity in the Division of HIV Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Dr. Henny will discuss Telemedicine and HIV, as well as highlight Health Equity Elements included in Evidence-Based Interventions and Public Health Strategies.
Registration is required for this important webinar, which is open to everyone. Please note capacity is limited, so register early. This webinar will be audio-recorded, and slides will be publicly available for those unable to attend.
For more information about the Ending the HIV Epidemic in the U.S. (EHE) initiativeExit Disclaimer, visit HIV.gov.