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June 23, 2022 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Title: Challenging Racism and Building Equity in PrEP Uptake for BIPOC Communities

Dates: Wednesday, June 22nd and Thursday, June 23rd, 2022

Time: 10am – 2pm PST via Zoom


Register for Day 1 here.

Register for Day 2 here.


Speakers & Topics:

∙ PrEP Data Overview in San Francisco and Alameda Counties

— Hyman Scott, MD, MPH, Clinical Research Medical Director at Bridge HIV (SFDPH)

∙ Challenges to PrEP uptake in BIPOC: Why are we doing so poorly?

— Sheldon D. Fields, PhD, RN, Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion, College of Nursing at Penn State University

∙ Addressing Medical Mistrust

— Ace Robinson, MPH, Co-Chair, Federal AIDS Policy Partnership

∙ Panel Discussions: Best Practices to Improve PrEP Uptake among BIPOC People” Community Perspectives

∙ Model PrEP Projects: REACH LA and San Francisco City Clinic


Learning Objectives:

∙ Describe the role of structural racism in access to PrEP among BIPOC communities.

∙ Summarize the importance of increasing PrEP utilization among BIPOC communities.

∙ List barriers and opportunities to engage and retain BIPOC communities in PrEP uptake.


Please forward to your colleagues who may be interested. Please see CEU information below and at registration.

Questions? jessica.price@ucsf.edu


June 23, 2022
10:00 am to 2:00 pm


Virtual Event