40 Years of Progress - It's Time to End the HIV Epidemic!
This June 5th, the world will mark 40 years since the first five cases of what later became known as AIDS were officially reported. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) described the five cases. Join us in observing this day.
To commemorate June 5th, federal agencies are holding a series of Live with Leadership sessions hosted by Harold Phillips, Chief Operating Officer for Ending the HIV Epidemic in the U.S., to reflect upon and honor the anniversary. The sessions include:
- Community Dialogue: June 5th & Long-Term Survivors, Saturday, June 5 at 2:00 pm ET
- 40 Years of HIV: Federal Leadership, Thursday, June 17 at 1:00 pm ET
- 40 Years of Progress: HIV Testing, Tuesday, June 22 at 4:00 pm ET
Registration details and links will be available soon!
See full article here: 40th Anniversary of MMWR | HIV.gov