Nov 17
Infectious Disease Specialist and physician, Philadelphia Fight’s
Jonathan Lax Treatment Center

Nov 18
Family Planning Coordinator at Philadelphia Fight’s YHEP Center

Nov 19
Chicago House Resident & Drag Queen

Nov 20
HIV and Lymphoma Survivor

Nov 21
CEO/President of AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Nov 22
Activist, advocate and writer

Nov 23
HIV+ US Veterans

Nov 24
Coordinator, I AM The Generation, Philadelphia Fight
Youth Health Empowerment Project (Y-HEP)

Nov 25
Disease Prevention Program Manager, Hines VA Hospital

Nov 26
Program Director, Chicago House

Nov 27
Philadelphia Fight AIDS Library Care Outreach and Resources Librarian.

Nov 28
Student Outreach Director, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Nov 29
Vice President of Policy, Chicago AIDS Foundation

Nov 30
Project Teach, Philadelphia Fight

Dec 1 :: 7 am
Executive Director, Philadelphia Fight

Dec 1 :: 8 am
NYU Professor, Author of "The AIDS Generation"

Dec 1 :: 9 am
Female Condom Program Director, AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Dec 1 :: 10 am
Activists, ACT UP New York

Dec 1 :: 11 am
Ms. Fire Island 2013

Dec 1 :: 12 pm
In Person Counselor, Chicago AIDS Foundation

Dec 1 :: 1 pm
Team to End AIDS (T2) Manager, AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Dec 1 :: 2 pm
Longtime Survivor

Dec 1 :: 3 pm
Supportive Housing Manager, AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Dec 1 :: 4 pm
Director, Philadelphia Fight Y-HEP Center

Dec 1 :: 5 pm
Josh Dorsheimer, Hal Matroni, Nicole Weerbrouck, Jeremy Blocher & Rebecca Minnich

Top Stories

"Gyft" Cards Support HIV Vaccine Immunity Project

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Dec 2, 2013
Starting Dec. 1, World AIDS Day, Gyft will donate all proceeds from Gyft Cards, redeemable at more than 200 retailers, to the Immunity Project for HIV research.

Rhode Island Community Groups Observe World AIDS Day 2013

By | Sunday Dec 1, 2013
With the goal of raising awareness about HIV prevention, the Rhode Island Coalition for HIV Prevention will be conducting Rhode Island’s 2nd Annual World AIDS Day Event.

Thousands Flock to Times Square for 25th Annual World AIDS Day

By | Sunday Dec 1, 2013
Join Housing Works, GMHC, ACRIA, ACT-UP New York, and an estimated 1,000 members of the New York HIV/AIDS community on December 1 to march Times Square and demand for an end to AIDS.

The (Heart) Beat of World AIDS Day

By JC Alvarez | Wednesday Nov 27, 2013
New York City joins the list of stops on Dance (RED) Save Lives World AIDS day celebration - a 24-hour global dance party that kicks off this weekend in Sydney. Join the beat and save lives!

Philly Fight Holds Fifth Annual WAD Prayer Breakfast

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Nov 26, 2013
Philadelphia FIGHT invites all to join them on Nov. 30 for the Fifth Annual World AIDS Day Prayer Breakfast, featuring Rev. Dr. J. Louis Felton, Minister Rodney Muhammad, Rev. Dr. Claudio Carvalhaes and Pastor Jay Broadnax.

It's National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day; Are You Being Treated?

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Sep 27, 2014
September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, and the CDC says that only half of gay and bisexual men diagnosed with HIV in the United States are receiving treatment for their infection.

Anti-Cancer Drug Attacks Hidden HIV Reservoirs

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
A pilot study by HIV researchers from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has shown that an anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV.

New amfAR Grants Fund Search for the Cure

By EDGE | Monday Jul 14, 2014
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, has dedicated $2.4M in research grants to fund the search for an end to HIV/AIDS.


Media Suffering From AIDS Fatigue?

By Steve Weinstein | Monday Dec 16, 2013
In the beginning, major news outlets ignored the epidemic because it only struck marginal populations. After a brief window of concern, they have fallen into the same pattern.

Why Are More Gay Men Going Bareback?

By Steve Weinstein | Tuesday Dec 10, 2013
Theories abound to explain the rise in infections among gay men, but, so far, no one has figured out what to do about it.

HIV Controversies Continue to Dog Researchers

By Steve Weinstein | Sunday Dec 1, 2013
The possibility of an HIV ’super bug,’ whether circumcision helps prevent infection and the case of the HIV-free ’Berlin patient’ are still raising voices among scientists and activists.


"Faces of AIDS" Credits

Executive Producer

EDGE Publications, Inc.


Bob Sanders


Jaye Foucher

Videography/Sound - Chicago

Wes Browning, Sema Films

Videography/Sound - NY & Philly

JM Zervoulei

Thank you to

Philadelphia Fight, The Youth Health Empowerment Center, The AIDS Library, Project Teach, Chip Alfred, Josh Sprague, Noel Ramirez, Maurice Cross, Caitlin Conyngham, Tiffany Thompson, Dr. Joseph Garland, Jane Shull, Cayden Halligan, Tina Radin, Benita Terrell, Clifford Williams

AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Ryan Singleton, David Munar, Chicago House, Michael Herman, Michelle Dunigan, The Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, Fisher House, Roy Ferguson, Barbara Hunt, Holly Wright

New York:
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, Sean McKenna, Joe Norton, Tom Viola, Millersville University, Perry Halkitis, Ron Pullen, Click Model Management

Have HIV? Get Hip to Hep C

By J. Montgomery Buchanan | Dec 9
Many don’t realize that they have Hep C until their liver fails, making it especially dangerous to people with HIV.

HIV/AIDS Services & Organizations

By EDGE | Dec 1
World AIDS Day - Comprehensive Listing of HIV/AIDS Services & Organizations


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