"Community Impact, Involvement and Diversity": The Well Project's Coverage of USCHA 2021

Submitted on Mar 1, 2022

The virtual United States Conference on HIV/AIDS (USCHA) took place December 2 - 3, 2021 – and three members of The Well Project's Community Advisory Board were on the "ground" at the gathering. Read on for their unique perspectives on sessions of interest to our communities – as well as their blog articles retelling their personal experiences at the US's largest HIV community convening.


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Table of Contents

USCHA 2021 Session Summaries – By Topic

Support for Living Our Best Lives with HIV
By Marissa Gonzalez, Bridgette Picou, and Katie Willingham

Dimensions of the HIV Epidemic in the US
By Bridgette Picou and Katie Willingham

HIV Work in the COVID-19 Era
By Katie Willingham

A Girl Like Me Blog Entries from USCHA 2021

USCHA 2021: I Love Us.
"A common theme that stuck with me as a takeaway was community impact, involvement and diversity. Another reason I love us. There is such a focus on making sure no one gets left behind." By Red40something (Bridgette Picou)

Mishaps, Message & a Mission
"We know life isn't always rainbows and butterflies just like HIV isn't, but here YOU have a tribe." By Marig2016 (Marissa Gonzalez)                                                                           

Through My Eyes
"[USCHA] a wonderful opportunity to build your network -- and truth be known, my network is the secret to my strength and success as an advocate." By KatieAdsila (Katie Willingham)


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