NEW YORK CITY TOWN HALL

March 22, 2012 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC)
446 West 33rd Street
New York, NY 10001

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The United States is experiencing an unprecedented focus on the domestic HIV/AIDS epidemic with the convening of AIDS 2012 in Washington, DC and the release of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy and companion Implementation Plan.

Now we need you to share your thoughts, ideas, successes and challenges. This is our health, our plan, and our response. Here's a worksheet that will help you prepare your questions and testimony.

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AGENDA

5:00-5:45PM
Registration and Reception

5:45-6:00PM
Transition to Town Hall

6:00-9:00PM
Town Hall

 

QUESTIONS

Please email nyc@roadtoaids2012.org with questions about the town hall.

LOCAL RESOURCES

Epidemiological Overview1

HIV cases diagnosed in 2008

3,809

People living with HIV/AIDS

105,663

Race

45%

Black, Non-Hispanic

21%

White, Non-Hispanic

32%

Hispanic

1%

Asian/Pacific Islander

<1%

Unknown, Native American, Multiracial, each

Gender

70%

Male

30%

Female

Transmission Group

19%

Heterosexual

27%

Unknown

32%

Male Sex with Male

20%

Injection Drug Use (IDU)

19%

Perinatal

<1%

Other

1 UCHAPS.org, New York City HIV/AIDS Annual Surveillance Statistics 2008 (as of the end of 2009)

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