HIV Criminalization: Beyond Shame & Stigma

 
Date/Time
Date(s) - February 15
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location
Center on Halsted
Category(ies)

Legal Council for Health Justice and TPAN bring together an expert panel to discuss the topic of the criminalization of HIV. Equality Illinois is a community partner.

HIV Criminalization: Beyond Shame & Stigma will include panelist Dr. Trevor Hoppe of SUNY-Albany, whose recently published book, Punishing Disease, addresses this topic.

CONFIRMED PANEL PARTICIPANTS
Caitlin Barlow: Sex Workers Outreach Project
Jeff Berry: TPAN (Moderator)
Maurice Chapman: formerly of South Suburban HIV/AIDS Regional Clinics
Justin Hayford: Legal Council for Health Justice (Introduction)
Dr. Trevor Hoppe: SUNY-Albany, author of Punishing Disease
Scott Schoetes: Lambda Legal

COMMUNITY PARTNERS (in formation)
ACLU of Illinois
AIDS Foundation of Chicago
BTAN Chicago – Black Treatment Advocates Network
Chicago House and Social Service Agency
Community Activism Law Alliance – CALA
Equality Illinois
Howard Brown Health

Join us for an evening of insightful and important discussion. A reception of light appetizers and drinks will follow.

THIS COMMUNITY EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

RSVP today to secure your spot!

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