Tag Archives: community

Condoms, masks and the tale of two viruses — COVID and HIV/AIDS — harming the Black community

Loading the player… Are masks the new condoms? It’s an odd question at face value, but PREP activists say it’s an entry point to a conversation worth having in the Black community.  When presented with the comparison of masks to defend against the spread of COVID-19 and condoms to do the same for HIV/AIDS, David… Read More »

Dr. Rachel Levine: The Trans Community Is Under Attack, and We All Need to Fight Back

Dr. Rachel Levine made history on March 24 when she was confirmed by the Senate in a bipartisan vote to be the Assistant Secretary for Health (ASH). She is the first and only openly transgender person to hold an office that requires Senate confirmation. Before her time as ASH, she served as the Pennsylvania physician… Read More »

Ask the Doctor: D. Todd Detar, DO, Answers Questions about Osteopathic Medicine and His Role in the Community

D. Todd Detar, DO Q. What attracted you to medicine? A. While studying health education at the University of Delaware, a college sports injury ended my life’s dream of becoming an NFL player. One of my coaches saw an opportunity for me to work as a trainer for the Philadelphia Phillies, and over time, I… Read More »

Perforce will Host Virtual DevOps Summit For Embedded Software Community

Embedded DevOps Summit is a free event, spanning both US and EMEA time zones, that examines modern strategies to cut costs, save time, and reduce risk in embedded software development. MINNEAPOLIS, January 21, 2021 – Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility, and scale along the development lifecycle, announces a… Read More »

PrEP and the trans community webinar

On Thursday 17 December (13:00 GMT/14:00 W Europe) PrEP in Europe is holding a webinar on PrEP and the trans community. Trans women and men worldwide need PrEP to protect them from HIV. This webinar combines scientific research by, and for, trans people on HIV and PrEP, and the recommendations from PrEP in Europe’s recent… Read More »