On the Front Lines: Experts and Activists Discuss the HIV/AIDS Crisis


Thursday, September 7, 2017

6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Robert W. Woodruff Library | Level 3 Jones Room | 540 Asbury Circle | Atlanta, GA 30322

Please join us as a panel of experts and activists discuss life on the front lines of this public health crisis. Sandra Thurman, former White House “AIDS czar,” will headline the event, which will explore lessons learned, what lies ahead, and the urgency of documenting this history. Thurman is the chief strategy officer in the US State Department’s Office of the US Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy.

Other panelist speakers include:

Wendy Armstrong

Carlos del Rio

Nancy Paris

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Reception and Exhibit Viewing

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Program

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Reception and Exhibit Viewing

Free and open to the public

Attendees can also view photographer Billy Howard's “Epitaphs for the Living: Words and Images in the Time of AIDS,” on display until Sept. 10 in our Schatten Gallery. 

Co-Sponsored by Emory University | School of Public Health and the Center for AIDS Research



Contact Information

Jason Lowery