The Positive Pitch
Sophie and Sarah Denison-Johnston: AIDS-Free Generation
October 25, 2012
On Sunday, Oct. 21, Robert and Jeromy spoke with Sarah and Sophie Denison-Johnston, the daughters of Rebecca Denison. Sophie and Sarah Denison-Johnston were born HIV negative at San Francisco General Hospital in March of 1996.
Rebecca Denison: Founder of WORLD
October 16, 2012
On Sunday, Oct. 14 at 9 p.m. EST, we spoke with Rebecca Denison, the Founder of WORLD (Women Organized to Respond to Life-threatening Diseases). WORLD is an Oakland-based information, support and advocacy network for HIV-positive women and their loved ones.
Danielle Rogers: Motivational Speaker and Mother
October 1, 2012
On Sunday September 30th at 9pm EST Danielle Rogers aka "Mama D" shared what it is like to be a parent of an HIV+ child.
Timothy Ray Brown Returns -- Timothy Ray Brown Foundation
September 26, 2012
On Sunday, Sept. 23 at 9 p.m. EST, Timothy Ray Brown returned to POZ I AM Radio to talk about the Timothy Ray Brown Foundation, the world's first AIDS foundation devoted exclusively to finding a cure for the disease.
Transwomen and HIV With Dee Borrego
September 13, 2012
On Sunday, September 9, Robert and Jeromy spoke with Devarah "Dee" Borrego. Dee is a 28-year-old, HIV+ transwoman originally from Denver, Colorado, who grew up mostly in suburban Connecticut. She acquired HIV at age 20, the same year as she began her transition. She has been living in the Boston area since 2004 where she has worked with and at a number of different community organizations in the Boston area, including JRI Health, TransCEND, the Boston Living Center and Cambridge Cares About AIDS. She's also a polyglot who speaks Spanish, French, Norwegian, American Sign Language, and a variety of other languages to various degrees.
The Stigma Project: Live HIV Neutral
September 5, 2012
On Sunday, August 26, the founders of The Stigma Project, Chris Richey and Scott McPherson, spoke with the POZ I AM Radio hosts. The Stigma Project is an up and coming grassroots organization that aims to lower the HIV infection rate and neutralize the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS through education and awareness via social media and advertising. The Stigma Project seeks to create an HIV neutral world, free of judgement and fear by working with both positive and negative individuals from all walks of life, regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, race or background. Social media has rapidly become one of today's largest mediums of news, culture and education. They hope to embrace that with effective campaigns each season that bring awareness to the current state of HIV.
Christopher Barnhill: POZitive Impact
August 16, 2012
On Sunday August 12th at 9 p.m. EST Robert and Jack spoke with Christopher Barnhill. Christopher Barnhill is an award-winning HIV/AIDS activist and Founder/CEO of POZitive Impact, LLC.
POZ I AM Radio Broadcasting LIVE From IAC
July 17, 2012
For the first time in 22 years the International AIDS Conference is coming to the United States. Specifically Washington D.C.from Sunday July 22nd - Friday July 27th. To mark this special occasion Robert and Jeromy will be broadcasting live from Washington D.C. throughout the week of the International AIDS Conference. With so much to do this week we want to try out best to cover as much as possible for those who could not attend the conference in person.
Timothy Brown: First Man Cured of HIV Talks to POZ I AM Radio
July 6, 2012
This Sunday July 8th at 9pm EST I will be speaking with Timothy Ray Brown, a.k.a. "The Berlin Patient." Timothy Brown is the man who once had HIV. Although American, he was living in Berlin and receiving treatment for HIV when he was diagnosed in 2006 with leukemia. He was treated by Dr. Gero Huetter who had a cutting-edge idea of treating his leukemia with a stem cell transplant from a person who was born immune to HIV infection. The rest is medical history.
Jump on Board With HashTagHIV -- Photo Challenge
July 4, 2012
In the month of July we are asking you to jump on board with POZ I AM Radio & HashTagHIV and participate in another HIV/AIDS Awareness Photo Challenge. This month we are asking you to snap a photo of yourself and the #HIV Tweeter on Board sign.
The Positive Pitch
I describe myself as a "positive person with purpose." My goal is to help people living with HIV/AIDS discover similarities in each other ... and form friendships. I want to ease the shock of a diagnosis and remind people that our dreams are not infected. I am also an HIV/AIDS cyber-activist, radio show host, blogger and social network guru.
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