Someone close to you has HIV but cannot tell
Stigma, when associated with HIV, another medical condition, mental illness or disability, prevents a person from seeking evaluation and treatment, disclosing the diagnosis to those most likely to provide support, and following treatment guidelines. Health related stigma destroys human dignity. read more >
In the news
Free Movie Screening, “INSIDE STORY”
On November 21, 2013, from 5 PM -8 PM Howard University in collaboration with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Act Against AIDS Leadership Initiative and the Discovery Learning Alliance will hold a free film screening of “INSIDE STORY” a compelling story about soccer, love, and HIV/AIDS at the Howard University College of Medicine. Please click here for more information and to register!
2013 International Stigma Conference
Read abstracts from and view video coverage of our conference held on November 22, 2013 at Howard University’s Blackburn Center, in Washington, DC. Read more
Essays, Poems, Scientific Posters!
We have some exciting news! We have posted essays, poems, and posters that were submitted by middle school and high school students as part of our 2012 Arts contest! You can view this under the Scientific Posters tab and the Essays and Poems tabs!