August 20, 2010
Optimizing Prenatal HIV Testing for African & Caribbean Women
You are invited to a free community forum hosted by Women's Health in Women's Hands, Community Health Centre (WHIWH-CHC).
Date: Friday, August 20, 2010 from 9:30 to 4:00 p.m
Location: Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 6th Floor, 155 College Street (College & McCaul St - West of University Avenue).
Purpose: To bring together researchers, clients, policy makers, public health advocates, service providers and community members to:
- Exchange information on the Ontario Prenatal HIV Testing Program
- Share research findings on the experiences of African, Caribbean and Black women with HIV testing in Ontario during pregnancy
- Develop strategies to improve HIV testing among African, Caribbean and Black women
Dr. Robert S. Remis, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
Frank McGee, AIDS Bureau, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care
Dr. Stan Read, Toronto Hospital for Sick Children
Dr. Meghan Sanders, Family Physician, WHIWH-CHC
Lunch will be provided free of charge.