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2007 National Conference on African-Americans and AIDS
A National Forum on HIV/AIDS for Health Professionals
Who Provide Care for African-Americans


ARCHIVE MATERIALS

Original Conference was held February 12–13, 2007
at the Sheraton Philadelphia City Center, Philadelphia, PA


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Conference Audience, Goals, and Objectives

The goal of this activity is to update the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of health providers who care for patients with HIV/AIDS. This activity is also designed for healthcare media, federal and state legislators, AIDS service organization officers, social workers, pharmacists, nurses, peer counselors, church leadership and corrections healthcare personnel. The objectives are to familiarize participants with the epidemiology of HIV in the United States, current guidelines and cutting edge clinical modalities for the management of HIV, current research encompassing drug abuse and its connection to the HIV epidemic, social and psychiatric concerns of the HIV infected patient, policy initiatives, trends and political issues which impact all HIV-infected patients.

OTHER UPCOMING AFRICAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCES:
2008 National Conference on African-Americans and AIDS
February 25th-26th, 2008
Sheraton
Philadelphia, PA
The National Conference on African-Americans and Cancer (new event!)
October 22nd-23rd, 2007
DoubleTree Hotel
Wilmington, DE

See highlights and exclusive speeches from previous Conferences in our Archive Pages

To learn more about Ta-coumba Aiken, the artist that created the 2007 Conference painting, which is entitled “Power”, visit www.decemberdesigns.com

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