The HIV/AIDS Section provides a professional foundation for members of diverse disciplines to combine interests and expertise to fight the HIV/AIDS pandemic as well as provide leadership on HIV/AIDS-related issues.

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Actions we can take to address HIV/AIDS challenges:

  • Provide expertise and support to APHA staff, serving as resources and creating policies within APHA that can be used to guide advocacy efforts.
  • Create a forum for sharing ideas and moving forward critical discussions in the field.
  • Provide networking opportunities to expand the potential for meaningful change.
  • Offer a source of mentorship for young professionals who are committed to this crucial issue.
  • Thank you for your support! We look forward to working with you.

Chair: Mohammad Rifat Haider, PhD

Chair-Elect: Caroline Kingori, PhD

Immediate Past-Chair: Monique J. Brown, PhD

Secretary: Amy K. Johnson, PhD

Treasurer: Kathleen A. Thoma, EdD

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Randolph D. Hubach, PhD; Xueying Yang, PhD; Chengbo Zeng, PhD

Communication Chair: Sabrina R. Cluesman, MSW

Student Liaison: Sabrina R. Cluesman, MSW

Section Councilors: Carol Galletly, PhD; Elizabeth Kelvin, PhD; Pedro Carneiro, PhD; David Christopher Doan, PhD; Ogbeide John Inetianbor, BMLS

Governing Councilors: Paulette Dawn Slowinski, PhD; Steven A. John, PhD

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