Resource Logo
CDC HIV/AIDS/Viral Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update

FLORIDA: AIDS Walk Orlando Could Be Biggest Walk Yet


AIDS Walk Orlando 2013, scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. on May 18 at the Walt Disney World Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, Fla., hopes to draw 3,000 walkers and raise $250,000. According to Hope and Help Events Manager Chris Hessler, Congressman Alan Grayson will make opening remarks to start the walk and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will speak at the closing. In addition, the men of Rock Hard Revue will perform on the main stage and Dwight Eubanks of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” also will walk and speak. For more information and to register, visit


Copyright © 2013 -CDC Prevention News Update, Publisher. All rights reserved to Information, Inc., Bethesda, MD. The CDC National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention provides the following information as a public service only. Providing synopses of key scientific articles and lay media reports on HIV/AIDS, other sexually transmitted diseases and tuberculosis does not constitute CDC endorsement. This daily update also includes information from CDC and other government agencies, such as background on Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) articles, fact sheets, press releases and announcements. Reproduction of this text is encouraged; however, copies may not be sold, and the CDC HIV/STD/TB Prevention News Update should be cited as the source of the information. Contact the sources of the articles abstracted below for full texts of the articles.

Information in this article was accurate in May 9, 2013. The state of the art may have changed since the publication date. This material is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between you and your doctor. Always discuss treatment options with a doctor who specializes in treating HIV.