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Title: HIV,Human Rights and Development Network Scotland
Post by: Michael Marr on April 19 2013, 10:50 am
You are warmly invited to the Inaugural Seminar of the HIV, Human Rights and Development Network
sponsored by Jim Eadie MSP

A network for persons living with or working in the field of HIV including: policy makers, practitioners, academics, health professionals, human rights activists and researchers from Scotland, the UK and beyond.
The Network aims to stimulate inter-disciplinary discussion, seminars and good practice examples; which will influence policy outcomes relating to HIV, human rights and development.
Seminar speakers:
Jim Eadie MSP, Scottish Parliament
Professor Jane Anderson (Chair - British HIV Association; and the Director of the Centre for the Study of Sexual Health and HIV, and Consultant Physician
at Homerton University Hospital, London
Prof Lorraine Sherr (Infection & Population Health, University College London and the Editor of AIDS Care Journal)
Prof Avrom Sherr (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London)
Pamela Nash MP and Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on HIV/AIDS (tbc)
Kaliani Lyle, Scotland Commissioner Equality and Human Rights Commission (tbc)

Venue: Committee Room 2, Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh
Date: Thursday, 9 May 2013 from 6.00 8.00pm
(Registration and finger buffet from 5.30 6.00pm)

Places are free but limited and need to be booked in advance, no later than 2 May 2013

To book a place, please email your name and contact details to:
George Palattiyil & Dina Sidhva
Network Convenors or