HIV/AIDS Networking Meeting

August 2, 2016

The Center for Community Health Partnership and Research facilitated a third HIV/AIDS networking session on Friday, June 24.

It included a presentation from Lawrence Lewis, MSW, LCSW, Youth Services Coordinator for Project ARK/The SPOT

Mr. Lewis shared information on Project ARK/The SPOT including plans to implement a SAMSA grant to develop interventions to prevent and reduce the onset of substance abuse and the transmission of HIV among at-risk populations.

Katie Plax headshot
Ferring Family Chair in Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Attendees came from:

  • Five Washington University in St. Louis departments and divisions
  • The St. Louis County Department of Public Health
  • Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
  • Food Outreach
  • A private practice counseling service

For more information about upcoming HIV/AIDS networking meetings contact Matthew Brown, Center Co-Manager at