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


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Original Conference was held on July 30-31st, 2007
Miami Beach Resort & Spa - Miami, FL


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Program
Monday, July 30th, 2007
  Moderators:
K. Mary Hess, Conference Director
Frank Oldham, Jr., Executive Director of NAPWA
Raquel Sapién, Grants Coordinator, Minority Healthcare Communications Inc.
8:30 - 8:45 Welcoming Remarks
Frank Oldham Jr., Executive Director of NAPWA
Dennis de Leon, President, Latino Commission on AIDS
8:45 - 9:40 Epidemiology of HIV in the Latino Community
Ernesto Lamadrid, MD
9:40 - 9:50 Introduction for Christopher Bates
K. Mary Hess
9:55 - 10:30 Christopher Bates
10:30 - 10:35 Introduction for Special Speaker
K. Mary Hess
10:35 - 11:15 Rosie Perez
11:15 - 11:45 Clinical Management of HIV in Women
Arlene Bardeguez, MD, MPH (invited)*
11:45 - 12:10 The Link Between HIV and Drug Use in the Latino Community
Rhonda Hagler, MD
12:10-12:25 Counseling the Newly Diagnosed HIV+ Patient
Maithe Enriquez, PhD, RN, NP
12:35 - 1:30 (Working Lunch Plenary, Main Ballroom)
The Surgical Journey of the Transgender Patient
Marci Bowers, MD
Raquel Sapien
1:30 - 2:40 Clinical Management Strategies
Maribel Acevedo, MD, AAHIVM
2:40 - 3:40 Psychiatric Co-Morbidities in the HIV Infected Patient
Glenn Treisman, MD, PhD
3:40 - 4:35 Hepatitis and Its Links to HIV
Daniel Alvarez, MD
4:35 - 5:25 Microbicides
Lydia Soto-Torres, MD, MPH
Please join us for the Living Quilt Display and Quilting Bee.
Tuesday, July 31st, 2007
  Moderators:
K. Mary Hess, Conference Director
Frank Oldham, Jr., Executive Director of NAPWA
Raquel Sapien, Grants Coordinator, Minority Healthcare Communications Inc
8:45 - 9:15 New Directions in HIV/AIDS Policy
Dennis de Leon, President, Latino Commission on AIDS
9:15 - 9:40 Vaccine Update
Marta Leon-Monzon, PhD (invited)*
9:40 - 10:40 Men, Women, and STDS
Celia J. Maxwell, MD, FACP
10:40 - 11:15 Post-Katrina: What Have We Learned?
Addressing the Special Concerns of Vulnerable Populations
Charles King
Frank Oldham, Jr.
11:30 - 12:30 HIV and TB
Jose N. Moreno, MD
12:30 - 1:30 (Working Lunch Plenary, Main Ballroom)
General Medical Care of The Transgender Patient
Robert Winn, MD (invited)*
1:30 - 2:15 HIV Care in the Incarcerated Setting
Felipe Arias, MD
2:15 - 2:55 HIV Prevention For Latinos: Strategies and Challenges
Edd Lee
To Be Announced*
2:55 - 3:45 HIV/AIDS in Elderly Latino Populations
Luis A. Espinoza, MD
4:30 Closing Remarks
  * All speakers are now confirmed except as where noted.

Register online at
http://www.regonline.com/128630 or download the PDF registration form in our brochure

To learn more about Soraida Martinez, the artist that created the 2008 Conference painting "Latinas and the Unspoken Taboo Killer, AIDS", visit http://www.soraida.com

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