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HIV & STD Education & Prevention
August 17, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stop by the future home of our LGBTQ+ Health Center and pick up a FREE Safer Sex Kit!
Speak to our Registered Nurse and learn more about preventing HIV including the importance of Knowing Your Status, PEP and PrEP. Also learn more about preventing STDs – brochures and tools.
Special guest, Karina Andrea Danvers from the New England AIDS Education and Training Center at the Yale School of Medicine AIDS Program will provide information on realistic and workable tools regarding HIV/AIDS that can be implemented by providers, patients, and communities on a daily basis.
Karina has worked in the AIDS field for the past 26 years and has received numerous awards for her work, including the Connecticut Commissioners AIDS Leadership Award for “Exceptional Commitment in Providing Advocacy and Support for People Living with HIV/AIDS,” The Yale School of Nursing Martin Luther King Award for “Service to the Community, The Connecticut Chapter of Hispanic Nurses, “Community Leadership and Education Award,” and The United Nations Award as “One of the 100-Top Women in Connecticut.”