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CALIFORNIA: Inaugural World AIDS Day Concert in Downtown Los Angeles Hosted by AIDS Research Alliance, Presented by Kaiser Permanente


Broadcast Newsroom , (11.14.2012)

The AIDS Research Alliance (ARA) will host its inaugural World AIDS Day concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, November 30, in Zipper Hall at the Colburn School in downtown Los Angeles. Master of Ceremonies LeVar Burton, Emmy Award winner, will speak about the historic significance of World AIDS Day. Keynote speaker Dr. David Hardy, director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, will address the impact of HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles and more globally. Musical performances by the award-winning Calidore String Quartet and the Colburn Woodwind Ensemble will begin at 8:00 p.m. The community event is free and open to all. Registration for the concert is required prior to the event via this link: For further information, please contact


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