The BEARR Trust will hold its annual conference this year at its own premises in Southwark, London, on Friday 10 November. The conference will discuss HIV/AIDS in the BEARR Region – current trends and the factors behind them, official policy responses, dealing with stigma and raising public awareness, and the need for and availability of intervention and support, especially from NGOs and civil society generally.
Speakers will include
Dr Ulla Pape, University of Bremen, Germany
Dr Charles Ssonko, Medecins Sans Frontieres, London
Dr Peter Meylakhs, Associate Professor, Centre for Health Economics, Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg
Dr Sergii Dvoryak, Senior Scientist, Institute on Public Health Policy, Ukraine
Ala Iatco, President, Union of HIV Prevention and Harm Reduction (UORN), Moldova
Dr Jill Owczarzak, Assistant Professor, Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland.
Further details of the programme and how to book a place will be available here shortly