2018 HIV & Aging Conference Schedule:

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.   –   Registration, Breakfast and Resource & Information Fair

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.   –   Welcome

8:45 – 9:45 a.m.   –   Session #1:
HIV Does Not Define Me: A First-Hand Account
Paul Scott – Chief Executive Director at AIDS Services of Austin

9:45 – 10:00 a.m. –  BREAK

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Session #2:
The History of AIDS in America and Its Moral and Ethical Issues
– Dr. David P. Wright, MD – Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin
– Claudella Wright, LBSW-IPR – Former Public Health Program Manager for the City of Austin Communicable Disease Program and Ryan White Quality Management Coordinator.

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Lunch and Resource & Information Fair

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.  –  Session #3:
Resilience in Caregiving: Boundries and Self-Care for Clients’ Sake and Our Own
Rev. Dr. Carla Cheatham – Adjunct Professor at the Seminary of the Southwest, and Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.   –   Session #4:
Speaking to the Silent Generation: Communicating Effectively with Older Adults
Annette Juba, LCSW – Deputy Director at AGE of Central Texas

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.   –   BREAK

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.   –   Session #5:
Understanding and Overcoming Issues of Stigma Associated with HIV
Dr. Rose M. Pulliam – Clinical Assistant Professor at the Texas State University School of Social Work

3:45 – 4:00 p.m.   –   Evaluations and Conference Wrap-Up