Tag Archives: HIV

Alexis Rivera’s memorial service

slideshow at the beginning of Alexis Rivera’s memorial service from Susan Forrest on Vimeo.   Alexis Rivera on community from Susan Forrest on Vimeo. click on the image above to download the program. Of course, things didn’t go exactly as planned – … Continue reading

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memorial tribute to Alexis Rivera

Our dear friend and an amazing community activist, Alexis Rivera,  died yesterday at age 34 of complications related to HIV. Many of us were with her around-the-clock during her final week in the hospital, as well as during her 6 … Continue reading

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02/17/12: Community Forum in Los Angeles for Transgender Wellness Center

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Social Support and Social Networks Impact Upon Trans Health (Emilia Lombardi) | video

Emilia Lombardi, PhD is an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Public Health. Dr. Lombardi’s research examines the role discrimination and prejudice plays on people’s health and access to health care, particularly concerning HIV prevention and treatment, … Continue reading

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Talia & Susan are working on a project

We have decided to work on an article jumping off of Once in a Blue Moon: Toward a Better Understanding of Heterosexually Identified Men Who Have Sex with Men &/or Pre-Operative Transgender Women. We are going to assess “traditional” HIV … Continue reading

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HIV risk in post-SRS women

I cast a (somewhat) wide net trying to find out about the risk of HIV transmission through post-SRS vaginal sex. I will post responses as they come in. I posted to the “Ask the Experts” forums on thebody.com and aegis.org, … Continue reading

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