Alabama: Teen Forum in Dothan on HIV/AIDS Awareness
November 6, 2006
The Dothan Opera House will host the "Rap-It-Up" AIDS-prevention forum at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Dothan. The event's sponsors are the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and the Black Entertainment Television network. A BET representative will moderate a panel discussion featuring students, AIDS activists, celebrities and a doctor. Delia Roberts, HIV/AIDS coordinator for the state Department of Public Health, will direct free HIV testing. More than 700 people are expected to attend, according to Rosalind James of the Extension System.
This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.