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Saving the Lives of the Men We Care About: A Community Response to Increase Engagement Along the Care Continuum 

Register now for this September 12 (noon to 3:30 p.m. Eastern) webcast. Exit Disclaimer

This national webcast is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the impact of HIV/AIDS among African American and Latino Men that Have Sex with Men (MSM) in the United States from the communities' perspective. We will use interactive panels to discuss the complex social, behavioral and other factors that attribute to higher rates of HIV infection; and examine promising solutions from community programs that have demonstrated progress in increasing HIV testing, linkage to care, and treatment adherence.

For more information including the agenda and speaker biographies, visit this webcast page. Exit Disclaimer

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Regional Health Administrator and the Regional Resource Network Program in Region I and II invite you to join in this national webcast.

Moving Black MSM Along the HIV Care Continuum

To better understand the challenges, opportunities, and emerging practices in response to the disparate HIV-related health outcomes among black MSM, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) hosted a webinar to highlight innovative approaches and strategies being implemented by some state health departments, clinical providers, researchers, and federal partners.

The webinar features the following speakers:

  • Y. Omar Whiteside, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, GA
  • Ann Robbins, Senior Public Health Advisor, TB, HIV/STD and Viral Hepatitis Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, TX 
  • Andres F. Camacho-Gonzalez, M.D. , Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Emory University and Grady Health System Ponce de Leon Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Dylan Orr, Chief of Staff, Office of Disability Employment Policy, US Department of Labor, Washington, DC
  • LaRon Nelson, Ph.D, RN, FNP, Dean’s Endowed Fellow in Health Disparities and Assistant Professor of Nursing, Associate Director of international Research, Center for AIDS Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Webinar Materials

The ACA and LGBT Individuals

On May 20th, 2014, the Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) held a webinar on "The ACA and LGBT Individuals: Delivering Culturally Competent Quality Care in Clinical Settings." To access the slides for this webinar, please click here. (PDF - 5.6MB)

The webinar features the following speakers:

  • Mr. Kellan Baker, Associate Director, LGBT Research and Communications Project, Centers for American Progress
  • Dr. Jennifer Kates, Vice President and Director of Global Health & HIV Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation
  • Mr. Gem Daus, Office of Health Equity, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Dr. Harvey Makadon, Director, National LGBT Health Education Center, The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health

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