Symposium / Conference / Workshop

2019 Bay Area HIV Health Disparities Symposium

Housing, Human Rights, and HIV

The goal of this meeting was to increase awareness and collaboration between:

  • Public Health Departments
  • Community-Based Researchers
  • Implementers
  • Academic Centers

This year’s meeting took a deeper dive into the drivers of HIV health disparities within homeless populations.


Keynote: Overview on Homelessness and Housing/Healthcare as a Human Right

Impacts of Homelessness or Unstable Housing on the HIV Care Cascade

Housing Agencies and Providers

CCHAMP (Chronic Care HIV/AIDS Multidisciplinary Program), San Francisco AIDS Foundation

AIDS Housing Information Project, Eden Information and Referral, Inc

Contra Costa Interfaith Housing (CCIH)

Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development

Office of Transgender Initiatives

Syndemics, STIs, Substance Use, Hep C and Mental Health

San Francisco City Clinic

HIV Education and Prevention Project of Alameda County (HEPPAC)

GLIDE Harm Reduction Programs

Hidden Populations

Aging Among Homeless Populations

Hidden Populations Living with HIV Experiencing Homelessness: Cisgender Women of Reproductive Age

Mission Neighborhood Health Center

St. James Infirmary

Hidden Populations: Youth

Black/African American Health Initiative

Multicomponent Interventions

Project OPT-In, San Francisco Department of Public Health

HIV Homeless Outreach and Mobile Engagement (HHOME)

POP-UP (Positive-health Onsite Program for Unstably-housed Populations)