About the Organizers, Sponsor & AIDS 2012
UCHAPS is a partnership of community members and health department representatives from urban jurisdictions most heavily impacted by HIV/AIDS UCHAPS member jurisdictions are often at the forefront of piloting new HIV intervention strategies and the organization continually explores ways to improve the delivery of services and uses a peer technical assistance model to exchange expertise, strategies and solutions to common challenges.
Community Education Group (CEG) seeks to stop the spread of HIV and eliminate health disparities in neighborhoods by training community health workers, educating and testing the hard to reach and sharing our expertise with other organizations through national networks and local capacity building efforts.
The Merck Company Foundation Foundation is a U.S.-based, private charitable foundation. Established in 1957 by Merck, a global healthcare leader, the Foundation is funded entirely by the company and is Merck's chief source of funding support to qualified non-profit, charitable organizations. Since its inception, The Merck Company Foundation has contributed more than $600 million to support important initiatives that address societal needs and are consistent with Merck's overall mission to help the world be well. For more information, visit www.merck.com/cr.
The International AIDS Conference is the largest gathering of professionals working in the field of HIV, including people living with HIV and other leaders in the HIV response. The XIX International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012) will be held 22-27 July, 2011, in Washington, DC.