Early Registration Begins for 5th Annual Symposium

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Good Morning, Friends!

We are excited to announce that early registration has begun for our 5th Annual HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium!

We have another exciting day of learning and networking in store for you, from local experts and longtime allies in the fight against HIV/AIDS to national experts.

To register, click here: https://hiv-aging.kimbia.com/2015symposium

Scholarships available upon request and availability of funds. Please email us at hivagingaustin@gmail.com if you would like to request scholarship support.

General questions? Email us at hivagingaustin@gmail.com.

See you on May 1!

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Speaker Annoucement: Elizabeth Colvin from Insure Central Texas

Director_Elizabeth-680x1024Elizabeth Colvin, JD, Director of Insure Central Texas, will be speaking on how the Affordable Care Act will impact older adults living with HIV/AIDS in our community. Colvin is a nonprofit attorney and director, with a career built with organizations that advocate on behalf of low-income communities. She is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law and an alumna of Rice University. Colvin will be replacing Monica Crowley, JD, on the symposium schedule.

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Thank You to Our Amazing Sponsors!

Our event is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors. We would not be able to host Central Texas’ only HIV/AIDS and Aging conference without their leadership and support.

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2014 HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium: The Final Countdown

Tonight marks the final countdown to register for the 2014 HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium on May 2, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at St. David’s Episcopal Church (301 East 8th Street, Austin, Texas). This conference includes an opportunity to earn 6 CEUs for LPC, LCDC, LMFT and LMSW. 

Registration closes on Thursday, April 24 at midnight. Don’t miss this chance to see this exciting lineup of speakers!

Online registration is open through Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 12 a.m. Limited registration will be available the day of the event.

• Registration + meals $40
• Registration + meals + 6 CEUs  for LPC/LMSW/LCDC/LMFT $45

Register today for a great deal to learn more about how our community can serve this growing need. To register, click here or visit hivandaging.wordpress.comSome scholarships are available. Email hivagingaustin@gmail.com for more information.

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Early bird registration extended through March 31!

We are excited to announce the 2014 HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium speakers:

Keynote by Perry N. Halkitis, Ph.D., M.S., M.P.H
PerryHalkitisPerry N. Halkitis is Professor of Applied Psychology, Public Health, & Population Health, and Director of the Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies at New York University. Dr. Halkitis’ research examines the intersection between the HIV epidemic, drug abuse, and mental health burden in LGBT populations. His new book, The AIDS Generation: Strategies for Survival and Resilience in 2013, is now available.

Session with Andrew Martin, MSN, RN, CHPN
AndrewMartinC. Andrew Martin is a Nurse Medical Case Manager with AIDS Services of Austin and Adjunct Online Faculty at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. A nurse in the hospice industry for the past 17 years, Andrew is passionate about promoting end-of-life care education to colleagues and the community. Educating the community about end-of-life care continues through the recent publication of his book, Reflections of a Loving Partner: Caregiving at the End of Life.

Affordable Care Act Information with Monica Crowley, Lone Star Circle of Care
MonicaCrowleyMonica Crowley, Senior Director of Strategic Communication & Policy, will discuss how the new law will impact the HIV/AIDS and aging community.

 

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Prevention Discussion with Tiffany Mack, Special Health Resources for Texas
Tiffany Mack will discuss HIV/AIDS prevention and education programming with the aging community.

 

As a special offer, early bird pricing is available through March 31.

• Early registration + meals $35
• Early registration + meals + CEUs $40

Register today for a great deal to learn more about how our community can serve this growing need. To register, click here or visit hivandaging.wordpress.com.
Some scholarships are available. Email hivagingaustin@gmail.com for more information.

 

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HIV/AIDS and Aging Schedule announced

Announcing the schedule for the 4th annual HIV/AIDS and Aging Conference:

8 am to 8:45 am: Registration opens, networking breakfast begins

9 am: Introduction 

9:30 am: Keynote by Perry N. Halkitis, Ph.D., M.S., M.P.H

11:15 am: Affordable Care Act Information with Monica Crowley, Lone Star Circle of Care

12 pm: Lunch Break

1 pm: Session with Andrew Martin, MSN, RN, CHPN

2 pm: Prevention Discussion with Tiffany Mack, Special Health Resources for Texas

3 pm: Survivors’ Panel

4 pm: Closing Remarks with Brandon Wollerson, HIV/AIDS and Aging Committee Chair

Register today to get the early bird rate: https://hivandaging.wordpress.com/registration/

 

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Early Bird Registration Begins today!

Early bird registration is currently underway for the 4th annual HIV/AIDS and Aging Symposium. Register now through March 20 to save $5!

Our conference offers an excellent deal: registration includes breakfast, lunch, and up to 5 social work CEUs for only $40 or only $35 without CEUs.

Click here to register.  

Prices go up on March 21, so don’t wait! If affording this conference is challenging for you, we do have a limited number of scholarships available. For more information, email us at hivagingaustin@gmail.com. 

Early registration begins March 3, 2014:
• Early registration + meals $35
• Early registration + meals + CEUs $40
Regular registration begins March 21, 2014:
• Registration + meals $40
• Registration + meals + CEUs $45

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