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New to Working in the HIV/AIDS Field? Welcomes and Tips From Fellow Advocates

November 28, 2012


Tyrone Lopez

Tyrone Lopez

STD/HIV Prevention and Outreach for the Tohono O'odham Nation, Tucson, Ariz.; Diagnosed in 2003

I'd probably say to have fun with it. Try to come up with new ideas, even though some of the old ones still work. It's kinda hard getting the message out, especially when people have an attention span of less than 10 minutes, and they're saying jokingly, "OK, I've heard this, come on." Also, understand that all people aren't at the same education level, so make it really simple for a lot of people.

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