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What Were 2011's Biggest Setbacks? What Are Your Hopes for 2012?

December 1, 2011


Henry Ocampo

Henry Ocampo, HIV/AIDS Capacity Building Specialist, Fremont, Calif.; Diagnosed in 1995

I think one of my biggest disappointments, especially being someone who is Filipino, was seeing that there's less of a focus on Asian and Pacific Islander communities in the U.S. A lot of the HIV funding toward Asians and Pacific Islanders around the country has been decreasing.

I'm looking forward to the International AIDS Conference next year in Washington, D.C., and just hoping to get the opportunity to participate. I think that will be amazing.

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