For the first time in its 14-year history, the U.S. Conference on AIDS, the largest annual AIDS-related gathering in the country, will take place in Chicago. Aimed at increasing the strength and diversity of the community response to HIV/AIDS, USCA brings together thousands of caseworkers, care givers, advocates and people living with AIDS to network, exchange the latest information and learn cutting-edge tools to address the challenges posed by this epidemic.
Featured speakers include White House Office of National AIDS Policy Director Jeff Crowley and Dr. Mary Wakefield from the Health Resources and Services Administration. Dr. Julio Montaner, from the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, will discuss treatment as prevention, and the exciting results of HIV Prevention Trials Network study 052. Other highlights include Elton John AIDS Foundation Chairman David Furnish, CNN anchor Don Lemon and a screening of the new documentary We Were Here.
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