On May 11, 2018, UC San Francisco (UCSF) awarded HIVE’S Director, Shannon Weber, with the 2018 Chancellor Award for Public Service. The award honors members of the University who have performed outstanding service to the community and those who have gone above and beyond in their work to improve UCSF. Shannon was the staff recipient, along with the faculty recipient Valerie Yerger and student recipient Kristin Cosner.
Amidst fear, and with limited medical information about HIV, in 1988 California passed laws criminalizing the behavior of people living with HIV. These HIV criminalization laws have been counterproductive for individuals and public health – creating deep mistrust of public health systems.
HIVE’s Shannon Weber on 10 Percent TV with David Perry, discussing what’s changed in HIV care since the height of the epidemic, and how San Francisco is leading the way. #GettingToZeroSF #HIVLoveWins #TenPercent
HIVE Director Shannon Weber featured in Dutch glossy magazine hello gorgeous!
After initial persecution against those taking Truvada to prevent HIV infection, there’s been a positive shift in attitude toward the drug