Nothing Without Us: The Women Who Will End AIDS
This is a past event.
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 12:30pm
University of Miami Student Lounge
Join us for a powerful two-part event about the inspiring women at the forefornt of the global AIDS movement.
About the Film
From New York to Nigeria and from Burundi to the American South - How HIV-positive women on two continents have spent 30 years fighting for treatment, survival and a place at the table.
About the Speakers
- Dedra Brown, PNB Board Member; CHARM (Center for HIV and Research in Mental Health) CAB Member; Peer Specialist, Empower U
- Sannisha Dale, Associate Professor in Psychology; Director, SHINE (Strengthening Health through Innovation and Engagement) Research Program, University of Miami
- Harriet Hirshorn, Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker
- Kalenthia Nunnally, CEO, Blessing Hands Outreach; Founder, Sista’s Organizing to Survive (SOS); Community Chair, Miami Chapter of Black Treatment Advocates Network
- Daniel Royles, Assistant Professor in History, Florida International University; Author of To Make the Wounded Whole: The African American Struggle against HIV/AIDS
- Hansel Tookes, Assistant Professor, University of Miami School of Medicine; Director, IDEA (Infectious Disease Elimination Act) Exchange
- Introduction: Tamar Ezer, Acting Director, Human Rights Clinic; Faculty Director, Human Rights Program, University of Miami School of Law
- Moderator: Jordan Brooks, JD/MD Candidate, Human Rights Clinic, University of Miami School of Law
Wednesday, February 16th: Film Screening @ 12:30 PM in UM Student Lounge; Panel Discussion @ 6:00 PM via Zoom.
See the flyer and register for this event here.