Community Engagement

Panelist, Last Men Standing: A Film Screening and Community Discussion, Fenway Health, Boston, MA, June 5, 2017

Consumer Speaker, HIV Long-term Survivors: Our Voices Matter!, Consumer Advisory Board, Center for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, May 17, 2017

Resource Faculty/Panelist, Longitudinal Care of the HIV Long-Term Survivor, Annual HIV Primary Care Conference, New England AIDS Training and Education Center, Provincetown, MA, April 28, 2017.

Consumer Faculty, Yankee Dental Congress 2017, Boston, MA, January 26 -28, 2017

Panelist–Forecasting Service Demand for Aging Populations of People Impacted by HIV, NASTAD Prevention and Care Technical Assistance Meeting: Ending New HIV and Hepatitis Infections, Washington, DC, July 28, 2016

Alumni Guest Speaker–Following Your Passion and Still Keeping in Touch with Your Child Life Roots,  Wheelock College, Boston, MA, June 14, 2016

Attendee-JRI Health Spring Consumer Event, Boston, MA, May 5, 2016

Attendee-The 27th Annual Bayard Rustin Community Breakfast, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston, MA, April 16, 2016

Lobbyist-Project ABLE Advocacy Day, Massachusetts State House, Boston, MA, April 14, 2016

Panelist-LGBTQ Cultural Competence, Faculty Development Program 2016, New England AIDS Education and Training Center, April 8, 2016

Invited Attendee-Massachusetts HIV/AIDS State Strategy Meeting: Improving Our Prevention, Care, and Public Health Response, Framingham, MA, March 29, 2016

Alumni Guest Speaker–Following Your Passion and Still Keeping in Touch with Your Child Life Roots, Internship Seminar of the Child Life Program, Wheelock College, Boston, MA, February 24, 2016

Organizer-Consumer Engagement Session, Boston Living Center, Boston, MA, January 14, 2016

Panelist-Generations Positive +: An intergenerational story-telling panel about the lives and needs of the HIV+ community throughout generations. Whittier Street Health Center, Roxbury, MA, October 28, 2015

Team Member: Department of Public Health, Bureau of Infectious Disease and Office of HIV/AIDS-AIDS Walk Boston & 5K Run, Boston, MA, June 7, 2015

Massachusetts AIDSWatch 2015 Delegation, AIDSWatch 2015, Washington, DC, April 13-14, 2015

Guest Speaker-Project ABLE Advocacy Day, Massachusetts State House, Boston, MA, February 05, 2015

Panelist- Resilience: Personal Stories of Strength and Restorative Healing, Harvard University Center for AIDS Research/Harvard Global Health Institute Boston, MA, December 6, 2014

Panelist-HIV/AIDS in Springfield and Beyond: Where Have We Come From & Where Are We Now? A Roundtable Discussion. South Congregational Church, Springfield, MA, June 25, 2014

Team Member: Department of Public Health, Bureau of Infectious Disease and Office of HIV/AIDS-AIDS Walk Boston & 5K Run, Boston, MA, June 1, 2014

Team Leader: OpenlyPoz.com-AIDS WALK NEW YORK, New York, NY, May 18, 2014

Lobbyist-Project ABLE Advocacy Day, Massachusetts State House, Boston, MA, May 12, 2014

Recipient-TOP HIV Voices 2014, TrialReach.com, May 1, 2014

Massachusetts AIDSWatch 2014 Delegation, AIDSWatch 2014, Washington, DC, April 28-29, 2014

National Multimedia Campaign-HIV Equal Campaign, Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective, Hartford, CT, April 19, 2014

Guest Speaker-2nd and 3rd Annual GSA Day, Commerce High School, Springfield MA, 2013, 2014

Guest Speaker- LGBT Studies Class, Westfield State University, Westfield, MA, March 20, 2014

Panelist-A Panel of Power, Westfield State University’s AIDS Awareness Week, Westfield, MA, December 4, 2013

Guest Speaker-Biology of AIDS Class, American International College, Springfield, MA, 2012, 2011

 

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