Date/TimeMon., November 16, 2020 - Fri., November 20, 2020 from All Day
The 11th Annual International Conference on Stigma, a virtual event held by Howard University, addresses health-related stigma, such as HIV infection or mental illness, which impedes treatment and prevention efforts. The conference will bring together researchers, community, academia, policy makers, faith leaders and youth to discuss the impact of health-related stigma and ongoing research on interventions to eliminate stigma. The conference will include plenary sessions and advocacy leadership training sessions; scientific poster presentations; networking opportunities; and art, with an emphasis on intersectionality of stigma and support for next generation of young researchers and advocates combating stigma. The whole first day (Mon., Nov. 16) and the 4 p.m. session on Thu., Nov. 19, are faith-based.Registration is free; donations encouraged. Register here.
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