Sam Avrett

Sam Avrett works with The Fremont Center, a collective of HIV program and policy consultants who support good grant making, program management, and policy and strategy development for health and human rights. Avrett is also a member of the International Committee of the Netherlands organization Stop AIDS Now!, a board member of the AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (AVAC), and a volunteer emergency medical technician on an ambulance in his home town of Fremont, New York. Prior to becoming a consultant in 1999, Avrett was a co-founder and first executive director of AVAC and, before that, worked with Gay Men's Health Crisis, New York Blood Center, and the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative.

Categories Covered:HIV in the Arts

Latest by Sam Avrett

From Rural New York, Rolake Odetoyinbo Fights for the Rights of Nigerian Women and Girls With HIV

For National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on March 10, we honor the work of Rolake Odetoyinbo, who fights for the human rights of women and girls, the LGBT community, and people with HIV in Nigeria.

By Sam Avrett

To the Death

For National Poetry Month, HIV Here & Now resumes their Poem-a-Day project. This poem is by Sam Avrett.

By Sam Avrett for HIV Here & Now Project