Webcast 2022

The 13th Annual Conference on Stigma
Power of Peer Support: Breaking the Chains of Stigma Together
November 15-18, 2021

Monday November 14th         

Partner session:

Spilling the Tea! A real conversation with trans and cisgender women
Passcode: G%%A4UK0

Tuesday, November 15th

Opening Session

Plenary Session 1: Stigma: What have we learned? and Stigma Stories

Scientific Abstract Session

Transforming the Story Addressing Faith Based HIV Stigma in the US South 

Stigma Stories 2, Raffle #1, Tuesday Lunch Hour


Faith Session one Syndemics, Stigma, and Spirituality The intersections of HIV, COVID, MPox & Faith

Town Hall- For the People, By the People

Faith Session Two: Experience of Local Faith Communities in Addressing HIV-Related Stigma

Wednesday, November 16th 

International Session, Raffle #2 and Art Winners Announced 

Black HIV Workgroup Session 

Wednesday Lunch Break:

Art Winners:  2022 Stigma Art Submissions

Choices Video:  “Choices” Music Video – JAR

I AM STRONGER THAN HIV💞💞😜#Bimatv #mystory #dailylife: Hajarah Asiimwe, Uganda

Internalized Stigma and the Environment A Photo Narrative Project, Internalized Stigma Interest Group

Rompiendo Barreras (Breaking Barriers) IN SPANISH

Beyond the Barbershop A Conversation on Men, Sex, Sexuality, and Stigma

HIV, Mental Health and Wellness

Substance Use Disorder and Social Stigma Research and Dissemination Efforts at Penn State University

HIV and Stigma: Why is this still a problem? 40 years later

Transcend Wellness Workshop A Healing and Wellness Space for People of Trans Experience 

Friday, November 18th 

Friday Opening Session

Theratechnologies Inc Sponsored Keynote Address: Champions Break Chains: The Power of Storytelling in ending Stigma

Plenary Session 2: Power of Peer Support: Breaking the Chains of Stigma Together 

Rana Family Speaker Series on Social Justice in Health: Yearning to Breathe: Healthy Families, Healthy Communities

Awards Raffle #3 and Performance by Da Most Versatile, Dancers

The Power of Peer Support: Breaking the Chains of Stigma Together as we Age with HIV : Pain Shared is Pain Lessened: Positive Entrempowerment” Workgroup focusing on Heterosexual Men

Faith Session 3: Help Me Tell My Story

Becoming a Supportive Peer

Intersections and Reflections: the Impact of Monkeypox, COVID, and HIV Stigma on Mental Health
Video from another source- pending

Health Literacy: The Silent Epidemic: Low health literate individuals help spread stigma                         

Enough is Enough!: Breaking through the Common Misconceptions Sickle Cell Warriors Face 

Women Celebrating Life Through the Storm from a Peer’s Perspective
Part I
Part II
Part III
Part IV

Closing Session 

Bonus Material: Stigma Stories and Supplemental Content 2022