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2009 National Conference on African-Americans and AIDS
A National Forum on HIV/AIDS for Health Professionals
Who Provide Care for African-Americans


February 23 - 24, 2009
Sheraton Philadelphia City Center Philadelphia, PA
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Program:
Monday, February 23, 2009
8:30 - 8:45 Welcoming Remarks
K. Mary Hess
8:45 - 9:45 Epidemiology of HIV in the United States
Elaine Daniels, MD, PhD
9:45 - 10:45 Clinical Management of HIV Infection
Ellen Tedaldi, MD
10:45 - 11:00 Introduction of Special Guest Speaker
Beny J. Primm, MD
11:00 - 11:30 Special Remarks
Roland S. Martin
Award-Winning Journalist
11:30 - 12:00 Housing, Homelessness & Impact on HIV
Charles King
12:00 - 1:00 Health Concerns of Transgender Patient
(working lunch)
Marci Bowers, MD
1:00 - 1:45 Prevention Strategies
David Holtgrave, PhD
1:45 - 2:30 Practical Prevention & Screening
Wesley Badillo, MD, MPH*
2:45 - 3:30 Screening in the Primary Care Setting
Carl Kirton, NP
3:30 - 4:15 Hepatitis A, B, C’s
Jay Kostman, MD*
4:15 - 5:00 HIV Care in the Incarcerated Setting
Felipe Arias, MD
Please join us for the Living Quilt Display and Quilting Bee, sponsored by International AIDS Prevention Initiative.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
8:30 - 9:15 HIV/AIDS Policy
Phill Wilson
9:15 - 10:15 Men and Women & STDS
Celia Maxwell, MD
10:30 - 12:00 Substance Abuse & Treatment of Addiction/Best Practices
Special Module
Rhonda Hagler, MD
12:00 - 1:00 AIDS in America
(working lunch)
Frank Oldham, Jr.
1:00 - 1:45 Domestic Violence & Partner Abuse–Implications
(Panel Discussion)
Vanessa Johnson
Wesley Badillo, MD, MPH*
2:00 - 3:00 Tuberculosis
speaker TBD
3:00 - 4:00 Women & HIV
speaker TBD
4:00 - 4:15 Closing Remarks
Phill Wilson
Frank Oldham, Jr.
K. Mary Hess
  * invited

All speakers are now confirmed except as where noted.
Artwork provided by
Grace E. Mugala of GEM Art Studio

Artwork for the the 2009 Conference painting was provided by Grace E. Mugala of GEM Art Studio.

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