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Title: Proceedings Action Alliance: The Best of Science and the Best of Program; 1991 National STD/HIV Prevention Conference, May 20-24, San Diego
Corporate Author: Ctr's for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 112
Sponsoring Agency: Ctr's for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Atlanta, GA 30333
National Institute of Justice/
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Document: PDF
Type: Conference Material
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: In addition to providing plenary session presentations, this booklet presents an annotated list of special topics seminars and community-based organization workshop tracks from the 1991 National STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)/HIV Prevention Conference.
Abstract: The subthemes of the conference were coalition building and integration of STD and HIV programs, the integration of prevention and early intervention services, and the integration of STD/HIV programs and drug abuse programs. Among the topics discussed in the plenary-session presentations were the meeting of the SSTD/HIV challenge through collaboration and coalition building, the impact of HIV and STD on the public health infrastructure, women and adolescents and STD/HIV, the epidemiology of drug abuse in the United States, and the Centers for Disease Control strategic plan for HIV prevention. The workshops discussed women and HIV, working with culturally diverse populations, substance abuse and HIV, youth and HIV, outreach and education strategies, and program development and management. Highlights of the workshops are summarized.
Main Term(s): Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS); Sexually transmitted diseases
Index Term(s): Adolescents with AIDS; AIDS/HIV prevention; Drug abuse; Females
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