Tuesday, March 17 and Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Unity will provide current evidence-based and best practices for HIV/STD/Viral Hepatitis prevention and care. Through motivational presenters, skill building sessions, and networking opportunities, attendees will strengthen their ability to serve their communities while being rejuvenated and reinvigorated to continue their vital work.
Registration will begin at 9:30 am on Tuesday with the first session starting at 10:30 am. There will be three plenary sessions and one round of breakouts. Closing remarks will begin at 5:00 pm.
Topics for the day:
Please join us on Tuesday, March 17 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm for hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. This semi-formal reception will be a great time to reconnect with individuals in the field and to build new relationships.
Registration begins at 7:00 am Wednesday; the first session starts at 8:00 am. There will be three plenary sessions with two rounds of breakouts. Closing remarks will begin at 4:00 pm.
Topics for Wednesday include:
Bruce Richman, J.D. Ed. M
Founding Executive Director, Prevention Access Campaign
Unpacking U=U: The Message and the Movement
Director of Community Engagement, Human Rights Campaign
Plenary & Breakout Session
David Harvey, MSW
Executive Director, National Coalition of STD Directors
Updates from NCSD
Senior Director of Health Systems & Policy, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors
Updates from NASTAD
Chief Executive Officer, AIDS Alabama
Ending the HIV Epidemic - The Plan Must Address Structural Barriers
Dr. Bryce Furness, MD, MPH, FACPM
Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Washington, DC Department of Health
Update on Sexually Transmitted Infections in the United States
Executive Director, Black and Pink
A Call to Action
Registration open through 3/4/2020 11:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
The fee for attending this event will be $30.00.
This fee includes breakfast on Wednesday and lunch on both days of the event.
If your agency receives funding from the Indiana State Department of Health, you are able to charge your agency's travel budget for the registration fee and travel expenses. If you live over 50 miles from Indianapolis, receive funding from ISDH, and you plan to attend both days, you are qualified to receive overnight accommodations the evening of March 17th. Eligibility will be determined via the registration form, and if allowed, HCET will reserve your room for you. Please contact your designated ISDH representative for any questions or concerns.
If your agency does not receive funding from the Indiana State Department of Health, and you need assistance attending the conference, please complete this sponsorship form. If you have any questions or concerns, please email email@example.com for more information.
123 West Louisiana Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
- The hotel offers Valet Parking with in/out privileges. The overnight rate is $42.
- Pan Am Plaza self-park garage is adjacent to the hotel's front drive (not operated by hotel). Daily rate: $28.
A total of 6.0 nursing contact hours are available for this event.
Actual contact hours awarded will depend on the sessions attended. Contact hours are given only to participants who attend sessions in their entirety and submit an evaluation at the end of the event. Health Care Education and Training is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)
HIV Care Coordinators, Disease Intervention Specialists, HIV Counselors and Testers, Local Health Departments, STD Clinics, Medical Case Managers, Infectious Disease Providers, and Public Health Professionals
Indiana State Department of Health Division of HIV/STD/Viral Hepatitis
HCET's mission is to provide comprehensive program development, education, and training to improve reproductive and sexual health outcomes.