Title: Friday ID Conference: HIV/AIDS and Stigma in Vietnam: What Have We Learned? – Khuat Thu Hong and Le Bach Duong
Date: Friday, March 22nd, 2013
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics (directions)
Description: Dr. Khuat Thu Hong and Dr. Le Bach Duong are co-directors of the Institute for Social Development Studies (ISDS) in Hanoi, Vietnam. Dr. Duong is currently a Fulbright Fellow at Columbia University in New York City.
ISDS is a non-profit and non-government organization under the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations. The mission of ISDS is to contribute to the socioeconomic development of Vietnam through activities in research, training, and consultancy on the country’s key social issues.
About Friday ID Conference
The Division of Infectious Diseases, Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, and Center for AIDS Research at UNC co-sponsor a weekly conference series which features distinguished clinicians and scientists from UNC, local universities, and other national and international institutions. The topics are varied and appeal to not only infectious disease specialists, but also professionals in epidemiology, public health, microbiology, biostatistics and other global health-related disciplines.
The conference takes place every Friday, September through June, from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in 1131 Bioinformatics (first floor auditorium) on the UNC campus. For more information, or to suggest a speaker, please contact the conference coordinator,Kathy James. To sign-up to receive weekly announcements of the conference, click here.