The New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute, in partnership with AIDS.gov, held a one-day forum on social media, HIV, and sexually transmitted infections (STI) that turned out to be an unfiltered discussion of love, truth, and technology.
Why was it so smoking hot? And is this unique to conferences (or panels) about sexual health?
Maybe it was because it was a room full of public health advocates who are very comfortable talking about “unmentionables.” (How many speakers have you seen ask an audience, “We’ve all had sex in a public bathroom right?”)
Maybe it was because speaker after speaker talked about the power of small groups to make a difference: Continue reading