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Champions Across Boundaries: “Voices of Ethno-racial Faith, Media, Social Justice and PHA Leaders Against HIV Stigma,” CIHR Café Scientifique

Toronto, Ontario
March 26, 2013

5:30 p.m.
Daniels Spectrum, (Ada Sleight Hall), 585 Dundas Street East (east of Dundas & Parliament)

Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR), its Institute of Population and Public Health, and Institute of Infection and Immunity in partnership with Committee for Accessible AIDS Treatment (CAAT) and Ontario HIV Treatment Network (OHTN) are hosting a Café Scientifique.

The Committee for Accessible AIDS Treatment (CAAT) has worked closely with faith, media, and social justice leaders to develop effective interventions to reduce HIV stigma in ethno-racial communities. Come join us in challenging HIV stigma through active dialogue and interactive experiential activities.

The objectives of the Café Scientifique are

  1. To disseminate the preliminary results of the CHAMP Study conducted by the Committee for Accessible AIDS Treatment (CAAT)
  2. To showcase effective capacity building strategies in mobilizing community leaders and PHAs to become HIV champions
  3. To facilitate cross-sector networking and promote collaborations to reduce HIV stigma

Everyone is welcome, but space is limited. Please RSVP to [email protected].

Refreshments, Light Dinner served

Wheel-chair accessible, TTC/public transit accessible