January 12, 2011
The Black AIDS Institute is proud to announce that President and CEO Phill Wilson will be a guest on the CNN special "Hope Survives: 30 Years of AIDS" hosted by Anderson Cooper premiering Friday, January 14 at 9pm EST/6pm PST. Other guests include Sir Elton John, founder of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, Academy Award-winning actress Mo'Nique, Project Runway's Mondo Guerra and Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases.
The show will look at the AIDS epidemic since the first diagnosed AIDS case 30 years ago. Topics discussed will include stigma, criminalization, treatment, vaccines, and more. Phill will share his personal experience living with AIDS and how the disease impacts the black community. For more information on the show, click here.