CDC HIV/AIDS/Viral Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update ILLINOIS: David Furnish and Don Lemon to Address US Conference
November 4, 2011
Windy City Times (Chicago) (09.28.11) - Friday, November 04,
Men who have sex with men will be the special focus of the
National Minority AIDS Council's US Conference on AIDS, Nov.
10-13 in Chicago. Recent CDC data demonstrate "the devastating
impact this epidemic continues to have on gay and bisexual
men, especially gay men of color," said Daniel C. Montoya,
deputy executive director of NMAC. David Furnish, chair of the
Elton John AIDS Foundation and John's partner, will give the
keynote address. Joining Furnish at the special opening
plenary on MSM will be CNN anchor Don Lemon, Arizona state
Sen. Jack Jackson and former "Project Runway" contestant Mondo
Guerra. More than 3,000 people are expected to take part in
the conference. For more information, visit www.2011usca.org.