BSA & ALAS Present: The Story of HIV/AIDS and Minorities in America

The forum will entail the following topics for discussion:
- General factors contributing to the disproportionate rate among Black and
Latinos affected with HIV/AIDS, when compared to all other races.
- Factors contributing to disproportionate rates of HIV/AIDS among women of
color.
- Protective and resiliency factors among Black MSM; including the behavioral, psychological, socio-cultural, and biomedical risk factors contributing to the HIV epidemic.
The forum would also like to feature personal compelling stories of persons affected with the virus/disease. This portion of the forum will be entitled, “Faces of HIV/AIDS.