The eighth in our The Well Project Leadership Exchange series features a conversation between The Well Project Community Advisory Board member, Senior HIV Testing Coordinator at Black AIDS Institute, and HIV advocate/influencer, Porchia Dees and Gilead Science's Principal Medical Scientist and WRI member Gina Brown, MD.

The Well Project Leadership Exchange is a new series connecting thoughtleaders in the HIV community to explore one another's work, activism, and personal experiences.

Get basic information about tests for resistance, tropism, and viral load – what they are, when you need them, and how they are used.

The Well Project believes that knowledge is power. We are dedicated to providing tools to our members to use to further their knowledge, as well as to educate and empower others in their community.

The language we use to talk about HIV affects the well-being of people with HIV. Learn about the power of words, and less stigmatizing language for discussing HIV.

Talking with children about HIV can be tough but important. Get some tips on how to share age-appropriate information about HIV with kids.

Learn about physical activity and exercise – what they are and how much you need to stay healthy. Also get low-tech tips on how to get moving!

Today, women living with HIV of all ages are changing their lives with education. Learn about many different types of programs and how to access them.

Get basic information about hormones, how HIV and HIV drugs can affect hormone levels, and different ways to treat low hormone levels.

Get basic information about a variety of approaches to treating the metabolic changes that may result from living with HIV or taking HIV drugs.