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  • CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING: The Impact of HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Among Hispanics in the U.S. South and Puerto Rico
  • Natasha Quirch, Latino Commission on AIDS, welcomes the audience at the briefing held in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 9, 2014
  • Roxana Olivas, Executive Office of Latino Affairs of the Mayor of Washington, D.C.
  • Ronald Valdiserri, MD, MPH, Deputy Assistant, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy
  • Guillermo Chacon, President of the Latino Commission on AIDS
  • Guillermo Chacon, Roxana Olivas and Tony Ochoa, Program Director of the National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
  • Briefing was broadcasted live through
  • Briefing had the support of seven (7) bipartisan co-chairs
Thank You for Supporting Bailando Por Una Causa
On behalf of Baila Society and the Latino Commission on AIDS, we would like to take a moment to thank everyone who made the 5th annualBailando Por Una Causa possible, starting ... 
Communities Across The Country Commemorate National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
NEW YORK, NY, OCTOBER 14, 2014 – National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD), held each year on the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, on October 15 by taki... 
Uninsured? We can Help!
The Latino Commission on AIDS has partnered with “The Center” to screen and enroll uninsured individuals to MEDICAID and CHILD HEALTH PLUS... 
Doctor Richard Torres Receives Award and Donates Prize to the Commission
September 24, 2014, New York, NY Doctor Richard Torres, a supporter of the Latino Commission on AIDS received  the Pau... 
Vincent Guilamo-Ramos Named to the Latino Commission on AIDS’ Board of Directors
New York, New York, September 19, 2014. The Board of Directors of the Latino Commission on AIDS has elected Professor Vincent Guilamo-Ramos to be part of its... 
The Global Health Wanderer
By Emily Klukas, MPH
While in-flight magazines are not always thought of as the highlight of the journey, I have grown to slightly look forward to the 15 minutes post take off where I am not yet allowed to turn on my ... 
HIV-Positive and in Denial
By David Fawcett, PhD, LCSW
Q: My husband is HIV-positive. I found out about it five years ago, but he refuses to see a doctor to maintain his health. Recently he broke out with a bad case of shingles. He’s co... 

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