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2006 National Conference on African-Americans and AIDS
A National Forum on HIV/AIDS for Health Professionals
Who Provide Care for African-Americans


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Original Conference was held February 27-28, 2006
at The Wyndham Franklin Plaza Hotel - Philadelphia, PA


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Program
Monday, February 27, 2006
8:45 - 9:25 Epidemiology of HIV in the United States
Elaine M. Daniels, MD PhD
9:25 - 9:40 Questions/Break
9:40 - 10:25 Clinical HIV Management
Wilbert Jordan, MD
10:25 - 10:40 Questions/Break
10:40 - 10:50 Introduction of Special Guest Speaker
Beny J. Primm, MD
10:50 - 11:30 Special Remarks
TBA
11:30 - 12:15 Prevention Challenges
Cynthia Gomez, PhD
12:15 - 12:30 Questions/Break to Set Up Lunch
Breakout sessions begin in conference room A/B
Lower mezzanine level
12:40 - 1:30 Networking Lunch
Breakout sessions in conference room A/B
Lower mezzanine level
1:30 - 1:40 Transition from Lunch/Breakouts Back to Plenary Session
1:40 - 2:15 Management of Hepatitis B, C and HIV Co-Infections
Daniel Alvarez, MD
2:15 - 2:30 Questions/Break
2:30 - 3:10 Psychiatric Co-Morbidities in the HIV Infected Patient
Glenn Treisman, MD PhD
3:10 - 3:25 Questions/Break
3:25 - 4:00 HIV and Substance Abuse
Rhonda A. Hagler, MD
4:00 - 4:15 Questions/Break
4:15 - 4:45 Special Remarks
Christopher H. Bates
CONCURRENT SPECIAL BREAKOUT SESSIONS, DAY ONE:
12:40 - 1:30 Special Panel
State of the epidemic and policy issues of national significance for G/Bi/SGLM/Trans men
Moderator: Phill Wilson
1:40 - 2:05 The Town Hall Meeting
Debra Fraser-Howze
Pernessa Seale
Please join us in the Conference Center Hall, Mezzanine level, for our opening night reception, featuring live entertainment, hot and cold hors d'oeuvres, and hot entrée stations. Wine and non-alcoholic beverages will be served.
Tuesday, February 28, 2006
8:45 - 9:20 New Directions In HIV/AIDS Policy
Phill Wilson
9:20 - 10:40 Men, Women, and STDS
9:20 - 10:00 Men
Jonathan Zenilman, MD
10:00 - 10:40 Women
Celia Maxwell, MD
10:40 - 11:00 Questions/Break Both Speakers
11:00 - 11:20 Special Remarks
TBA
11:20 - 12:00 HIV and Homelessness
Charles King
12:00 - 12:20 Questions/Break to Set Up Lunch
Breakout sessions in conference room A/B
Lower mezzanine level
12:30 - 1:15 Harlem Directors Group Special Session
1:15 - 1:30 Transition from Lunch/Breakouts Back to Plenary Session
1:30 - 2:05 Special Needs and Challenges in the Management of the HIV+ Corrections Patient
Felipe A. Arias, MD
2:05 - 2:20 Questions/Break
2:20 - 3:15 OBGyn Care and Management of HIV+ Woman
Brenda Ross, MD
3:15 - 3:35 Questions/Break
3:35 - 4:15 Vaccine Research and Clinical Trial Recruitment in Populations at High Risk
Michael Marmor, PhD
4:15 - 4:30 Questions/Break
4:30 Closing Remarks
CONCURRENT SPECIAL BREAKOUT SESSIONS, DAY TWO:
11:00 - 12:00 Faith Based Community Town Hall Meeting
Moderators: Debra Fraser-Howze, MA and Pernessa Seale
12:30-1:15 Harlem Directors Group Special Session
  * All speakers are now confirmed except as where noted.

To learn more about Ta-coumba Aiken, the artist that created the 2006 Conference painting, visit www.decemberdesigns.com

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