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Page last updated: 17 November 2019 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

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Victoria has 10 events

World AIDS Day Morning Tea - The Doherty Institute

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    10.15am - 11am

    The Doherty Institute
    792 Elizabeth Street
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Free morning tea.

Contact

Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917
Website: Living Positive Victoria

Join us for morning tea to meet colleagues and interagency partners to reflect on World AIDS Day.

mHIVE World AIDS Day Symposium

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    1pm - 6pm

    The Doherty Institute
    792 Elizabeth Street
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Melbourne HIV Exchange will be holding our fifth World AIDS Day Research Symposium recognising the partnership between HIV-affected community members, clinicians and researchers towards our united goal of working towards the prevention, treatment and cure of HIV.

The theme for this year is "Harnessing Antibodies for HIV Prevention, Treatment and Cure".

Contact
Email: mHIVE
Website: mHIVE

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World AIDS Day Networking Luncheon - The Doherty Institute

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    12.15pm - 1pm

    The Doherty Institute
    792 Elizabeth Street
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Free luncheon.

Contact

Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917
Website: Living Positive Victoria

Join us for lunch to meet colleagues and interagency partners to reflect on World AIDS Day.

Victorian World AIDS Day Official Launch

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    9am - 10.15am

    The Doherty Institute
    792 Elizabeth Street
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Join us for free community events.

Everyone welcome.

Contact

Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917
Website: Living Positive Victoria

Join us for the Victorian launch of World AIDS Day 2019.

Launched by the Minister for Health, the Honourable Jenny Mikakos.

Keynote speaker, Doherty Institute Director Professor Sharon Lewin.

Living Positive Victoria speakers, Stefan Joksic and Heather Magawgwa.

World AIDS Day Community Forum

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    11am - 12.15pm

    The Doherty Institute
    792 Elizabeth Street
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Free event.

U and me can stop HIV: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders HIV and sexual health.

Contact
Email: Max Niggl
Phone: 0448 339 917
Website: Living Positive Victoria

Join our special panel moderated by Professor Margaret Hellard, Burnet Institute, Deputy Director, Programs; Adjunct Professor, Monash University.

Panel featuring Peter Waples-Crowe, Artist and health educator, Bev Greet OAM, HIV activist and aboriginal elder and Robbie, activist and health educator.

VIC World AIDS Day 2019 Memorial Ceremony

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 1 December 2019
    Doors open at 1.30pm
    Commencing at 2pm

    Positive Living Centre
    51 Commercial Road
    SOUTH YARRA VIC

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About the event

This event includes the World AIDS Day Remembrance Ceremony, which is a candlelit service to remember all those we have loved and lost throughout the HIV and AIDS epidemic.

Contact
Email: Murray Sayers
Website: Thorne Harbour Health

Art for Change

Where and when?

  • Sunday, 1 December 2019
    2pm - 4pm

    National Gallery of Victoria
    180 St Kilda Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Both Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat used art as a vehicle for activism and awareness, highlighting issues that were important to them.

Keith Haring created a number of works to raise awareness of HIV and the growing AIDS epidemic.

Website: National Gallery of Victoria

Free event.

On World AIDS Day, panellists consider the intersections between art and health, and the role art has played in HIV and AIDS education, awareness and commemoration.

Presented in collaboration with the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Living Positive Victoria and Thorne Harbour Health.

PrEP and HIV Essentials for Primary Care

Where and when?

  • Thursday, 28 November 2019
    6.30pm - 9pm

    Western Victoria PHN
    101 Drummond Street North
    BALLARAT VIC

About the event

PrEP and HIV education and training for GPs.

Contact
Email: NWMPHN
Website: NWMPHN

This event is open to GPs and clinicians working in primary care.

World AIDS Day Booth - Alfred Health

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    10am - 2pm

    Alfred Health
    Commercial Road
    MELBOURNE VIC

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About the event

Free merchandise for Alfred Health staff, patients and visitors.

Contact
Email: Jude Armishaw
Website: Alfred Health

Information booth about HIV awareness.

World AIDS Day 2019 Street Appeal - Melbourne

Where and when?

  • Friday, 29 November 2019
    6.30am - 3pm

    Melbourne CBD street corners and selected Metro stations.

About the event

Every year for World AIDS Day, our dedicated volunteers make and distribute tens of thousands of red ribbons to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS globally.

Our volunteers will be handing out ribbons across Melbourne CBD street corners, selected corporate foyers and Metro train stations.

Look out for our friendly volunteers wearing their "HIV STILL MATTERS" tshirts and handing out ribbons.

Contact
Email: Murray Sayers
Website: Thorne Harbour Health

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