National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: A special White House event
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a nationwide observance that encourages people to take action in the fight against HIV/AIDS and raise awareness of its impact on women and girls coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health (OWH). On Wednesday, March 14, from 8:30 AM to 10:45 AM Eastern Time, the White House will host a special event that will highlight linkages between gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS. You can follow the conversation from @PEPFAR and @AIDSgov on Twitter – just use the hashtag #NWGHAAD. You can also check it out on www.whitehouse.gov/live.
Chad Keoni Sniffen has been the Information Technology, Training & Technical Assistance Specialist for the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault since September of 2006. He provides training and technical assistance on prevention-related topics to California's rape crisis centers and rape prevention programs. He also works on CALCASA's PreventConnect, the MyStrength Campaign, and other CALCASA projects. He is also responsible for maintaining and expanding CALCASA's technological infrastructure and capacity.