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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


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

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Monday, February 12th, 2007
8:30 - 8:45 Welcome Remarks
K. Mary Hess
Frank Oldham Jr.
8:45 - 9:40 Epidemiology of HIV in the United States
Elaine M. Daniels, MD, PhD
9:40 - 10:40 Clinical Management of HIV Infection
Ellen Tedaldi, MD
10:40-10:50 Introduction of Special Guest Speaker
Beny J. Primm, MD
10:50 - 11:50 Special Remarks
Reverend Jesse L. Jackson
11:50-12:40 Microbicides
Roberta Black, PhD
12:40 - 1:40 (Working Lunch Plenary, Main Ballroom)
The Surgical Journey of the Transgender Patient
Marci Bowen, MD
1:40 - 2:40 Drug Resistant Tuberculosis
Pablo Tebas, MD
2:40 - 3:30 Psychiatric Co-Morbidities in HIV
Gail E. Wyatt, PhD
3:30 - 4:30 Hepatitis A,B,C's
Jay Kostman, MD
4:30 - 5:45 Prevention Module:

DEBI Interventions for African-Americans
Miriam E. Phields, PhD

Prevention Implications of Findings From A Survey of Black MSM In Philadelphia
Jennifer Lauby, PhD
Lee Carson, MSW
6:00 Reception Follows
Please join us 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 13th, 2007
8:45 - 9:20 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 - 11:20 Care of the High Risk Pregnancy
Brenda Ross, MD
11:20 - 12:00 HIV Vaccines
Nzeera Ketter, MD
12:00 - 12:40 Post-Katrina: What Have We Learned?
Charles King
Frank Oldham, Jr.
12:40 - 1:30 (Working Lunch Plenary, Main Ballroom)
General Medical Care of The Transgender Patient
Robert Winn, MD
1:30 - 2:30 Substance Use, Addiction Treatment and Research
Lawrence S. Brown, Jr,. MD
2:30- 3:30 The Role of Behavioral Treatment for Substance Abuse
Annelle Primm, MD
3:30 - 4:00 Closing Remarks
Phill Wilson
K. Mary Hess
Frank Oldham Jr.
  * All speakers are now confirmed except as where noted.
Ta-coumba Aiken is the artist of the brochure cover image, which is entitled “Power”.
Ta-coumba Aiken’s website is www.decemberdesigns.com.

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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