Panel Discussion on HIV in the News and Meeting Jeanne White-Ginder (Ryan White's Mother)
By Justin B. Terry-Smith
June 30, 2017
Another highlight was meeting Ryan White's mother, Jeanne White-Ginder. I had never formally met her but I had always wanted to. I have heard her speak on some occasions. Every time she speaks at an event she plays a video and it always touches me. It is a video of her son Ryan White and the late Michael Jackson's song, "Gone to Soon."
Add Your Comment:
(Please note: Your name and comment will be public, and may even show up in
Internet search results. Be careful when providing personal information! Before
adding your comment, please read TheBody.com's Comment Policy.)
Justin's HIV Journal
Justin B. Terry-Smith
Justin B. Terry-Smith, M.P.H., may be one of the most public African Americans living with HIV: He has his own website, and he's even on YouTube. He is a noted HIV and gay civil rights activist and the creator of "Justin's HIV Journal," a popular blog in which he shares his trials and tribulations of living with HIV. A U.S. Air Force veteran, Justin resides in Laurel, Maryland, with his husband, Dr. Philip Terry-Smith, and their son, Lundyn. Presently, Justin is working toward earning his doctorate in public health. He welcomes your questions.
More About Justin:
Subscribe to Justin's Blog:
June 5, 2018 - What Is an HIV Long-Term Survivor? Five People With HIV Grapple With the Question
December 12, 2017 - Making Private Testimony Public and the Impact on Social Media With HIV Activism: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith
December 1, 2017 - Staying on Top of Your Oral Health: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith
October 24, 2017 - Rosacea: My Story -- A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith
June 30, 2017 - Panel Discussion on HIV in the News and Meeting Jeanne White-Ginder (Ryan White's Mother): A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith
A Brief Disclaimer:
The opinions expressed by TheBody.com's bloggers are entirely their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of TheBody.com itself.