Illinois: HIV Conference at University of Chicago Looks at Problem in Minority Communities
November 12, 2012
A conference titled "Social and Structural Determinants of HIV Infections among Minority Populations" will take place at the University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration (SSA), 969 E. 60th St., Chicago, on November 16 and 17. The conference will examine the growing problem of HIV/AIDS among blacks, Latinos, and imprisoned populations. The STI/HIV Intervention Network (SHINE), based at SSA, has organized the two-day event. The network pioneers innovative biomedical, behavioral, and structural initiatives to reduce HIV infections among vulnerable populations, including men who have sex with men, people who are incarcerated, and minority youth.
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This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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