Agenda


Agenda

Below is the official 2019 USCA conference agenda. 

For any questions please contact conferences@nmac.org.

 

Dates, Times and Titles are Subject to Change.

Wednesday, September 4

9:00 am – 5:00 pm Pre-USCA Institutes

Black Women and HIV
Community Planning Pre-Institute
Faith Pre-Conference
Gay Men of Color Fellowship Training
Native Leadership Summit
Policy and Advocacy Forum
4:00 pm – 7:00 pmRegistration

Thursday, September 5

7:30 am – 7:00 pmRegistration
8:00 am - 11:00 amInstitutes
10:00 am – 5:00 pmExhibit Hall Open (closed during plenary sessions)
11:30 am – 1:30 pmPlenary Session (lunch provided)
2:00 pm – 4:00 pmSession 1 Workshops
4:15 pm – 6:15 pmSession 2 Workshops
6:15 pm – 7:15 pm Affinity Session
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmWelcome Reception

Friday, September 6

8:30 am – 5:00 pmRegistration
9:00 am - 11:00 amSession 3 Workshops
10:00 am – 5:00 pmExhibit Hall Open (closed during plenary sessions)
11:30 am – 1:30 pmPlenary Session (lunch provided)
1:30 pm – 2:00 pmPoster Presentations
2:00 pm – 4:00 pmSession 4 Workshops
4:15 pm – 6:15 pmSession 5 Workshops
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmAffinity Session

Saturday, September 7

9:00 am – 3:00 pmRegistration
9:00 am - 11:00 amSession 6 Workshops
10:00 am – 5:00 pmExhibit Hall Open (closed during plenary sessions)
11:30 am – 1:30 pmPlenary Session (lunch provided)
1:30 pm – 2:00 pmPoster Presentations
2:00 pm – 4:00 pmSession 7 Workshops
4:15 pm – 6:15 pmSession 8 Workshops
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmAffinity Session

Sunday, September 8

9:00 am – 11:00 am Session 9 Workshops
11:30 am – 1:30 pmPlenary Session (lunch provided)

Posters: September 6 and 7, 1:30 – 2:00 pm

Biomedical HIV Prevention

Let’s Stop HIV Together! A Model for Increasing PrEP Uptake
PrEP Use Among African American Women Residing In Texas

Ending the Epidemic

EtE: Building Healthcare Capacity through HIV Preceptorship Programs
Evaluation of Florida’s Statewide HIV Test and Treat Initiative
Using financial incentives to improve HIV outcomes in Louisiana

Gay Men

A culturally competent social media campaign targeting young Latino MSM
Analyzing Effectiveness of Socialization for Black Gay Men Health Awareness
At-home Chlamydia/Gonorrhea Screening and Remote Video Counseling among MSM Couples

Leadership

From Pioneer to Mentor in 5 not so easy steps
Moving from Talk to Action: Developing New Leaders of Color
Self-Care in Social Justice & HIV Leadership

Opioid Epidemic

Kentucky Finding Cases (KyFC) Project; Finding new HIV cases=Early Diagnosis.
Learning Communities: A Model for Engaging SSP Stakeholders

PrEP for CBOs

PrEPin’ on a Budget: Providing PrEP with Limited Resources
The right and wrong turns of PrEP Navigation in Appalachia

Prioritizing People Living with HIV

Empowering Positive Health Practices Through Peer Advocacy
Mental Health and Wellbeing Among Older Adults Living with HIV
Using Social Network Strategy to Connect PLWH with Health Insurance

Public Policy

10yrs of routine HIV testing in two urban emergency centers
Stigma And Level Of Care Among Health Providers To PLHIV
The Equitable Access Project, An Intersectional Rural Approach

Transgender and Gender Non-Confirming

Two-Spirit: Subtle and at the same time radically different

Trauma-informed Care

Glitter Never Fades: Queering Sanctuary Models as Public Health Intervention
Project Impact: Supporting the Re-entry Population
Shifting the Paradigm: Intimate Partner Violence in the LGBTQ Community

Women

Exploring the Use of PrEP in Black Women in Mississippi
Improving Cervical Cancer Screening Rates amongst Women Living with HIV/AIDS.
One Test. Two lives. Do pregnant women need HIV testing?

Youth

Let’s Talk About Sex: Comprehensive Sex Ed on College Campuses
The Man Box: Engaging Young Men-of-Color for HIV/STD Prevention
Wellness Web: Using text messaging for linkage, engagement, and retention