For many women living with HIV, learning about the recommendation against breastfeeding is a challenging part of adjusting to her HIV diagnosis and/or her pregnancy.
After the three-day meeting, Mary Jo Hoyt, MSN, Principle Investigator at FXB Center, sent a letter to the Office of National AIDS Policy detailing the groups? recommendations on revisions and updates to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
Check out the photos and accompanying thoughts of the PhotoVoice participants.
I decided to create a unique arts and advocacy project to give patients a safe space to share their experiences and together make their voices heard to fight stigma…
I thanked them and spoke a little about how I’m going to school to be a social worker and about being the HIVE Intern and how much I love this work.
I had a profound appreciation for the work we’ve done in the U.S. during the last four years to assure that cis women, and now trans women, are included in the HIV prevention conversation and “expanded HIV prevention toolkit” discussion.