Home About MHCC Board of Directors MHCC Events MHCC Supporters Contact MHCC Latest Updates
2008 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 February 25–26, 2008
Sheraton Philadelphia City Center, Philadelphia, PA

Welcome | Gen. Information | Program | Living AIDS Quilt | Faculty | Supporters |
Conference Faculty
Felipe Arias, MD
Medical Director
Pennsylvania Dept. of Corrections
Reading, PA

Marci Bowers, MD
Private Practice, Gynecology, Pelvic
and Reconstructive Surgery
Trinidad, CO

Lawrence S. Brown, MD, MPH, FASAM
Addiction Research Treatment Corporation
Brooklyn, NY

Richard Chaisson, MD
Center for TB Research
Baltimore, MD

Elaine M. Daniels, MD, PhD
Senior Medical Director
Therapeutic Group Leader for Anti-Infectives and HIV
Pfizer, Inc.
New York, NY

Deborah Fraser-Howze, MPA
President and CEO
National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS
New York, NY

Barney Graham, MD, PhD
Director of Clinical Studies
Vaccine Research Center
Bethesda, MD

K. Mary Hess
Founder and Director,
National Conference on African Americans and AIDS
President, Minority Healthcare Communications, Inc.
Fogelsville, PA

David R. Holtgrave, PhD
Department Chair of Health, Behavior, and Society
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD

Charles King
Executive Director
Housing Works, Inc.
New York, NY

Jay R. Kostman, MD
Chief of Infectious Diseases
Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA
Celia J. Maxwell, MD
Assistant Vice President for Health Affairs
Director,Women’s Health Institute
Howard University School of Medicine
Washington, DC

Frank Oldham Jr.
Executive Director
National Association of People With AIDS
Washington, DC

Annelle B. Primm, MD, MPH
Director, Minority and National Affairs
American Psychiatric Association
Arlington, VA

Beny J. Primm, MD
Executive Director,
Addiction Research Treatment Corporation
Brooklyn, NY

Gloria Reuben
New York, NY

Brenda Ross-Shelton, MD
San Gabriel Valley Perinatal Medical Group
West Covina, CA

Ellen Tedaldi, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, HIV program
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Phill Wilson
Executive Director,
The Black AIDS Institute
Los Angeles, CA

Robert Winn, MD
Medical Director
Mazzoni Center
Philadelphia, PA

Gail E. Wyatt, PhD
Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
Los Angeles, CA

Jonathan Zenilman, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

To learn more about Ta-coumba Aiken, the artist that created the 2008 Conference painting, which is entitled “Promise”, visit www.decemberdesigns.com. We wish to thank Ms.Del Bey for the use of “Promises”.

© 2007-08 Minority Healthcare Communcations Inc. :: 610-285-0303 :: Privacy Policy :: return to top

site created and maintained by W-Graphics Digital Services, Inc.