This event aims to engage Black Communities in discussions about HIV, providing key insights into current HIV cure research. It empowers community members to enhance their understanding and actively participate in advocating for HIV cure-related research.
Bridging Black Communities and Research will feature a brief HIV Cure 101 talk from Ebony Gordon, Program Coordinator of SF AIDS Foundation's program Healing & Uniting Every Sista, and HOPE's Community Partner. Following the HIV Cure 101, Miss Gordon will introduce panelists to have a moderated discussion and audience Q&A regarding what considerations are important as HIV strategies are developed with from a lens that is culturally appropriate and responsive to Black communities. This panel will feature Black community members with lived HIV experience and HIV Cure Science researchers who work alongside HOPE for HIV Cure.
HIV Cure 101 - Bridging Black Communities and Research will be held in a hybrid-format and food will be provided for those joining us in-person. For community members who are communing with us virtually, Google Meet details are listed above.