Successful advocacy for condoms in adult films: From idea to ballot, how did we do it?
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Occupational health and safety
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Describe AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s advocacy efforts to improve workplace health and safety standards for at-risk adult performers Explain the successful steps for a citizens’ initiative petition to get Measure B on the ballot Discuss the use of policy statements to promote health and safety in the adult film industry
Keyword(s): HIV/AIDS, Advocacy
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am one of the five proponents of Measure B, the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act. I was a coordinator during the Yes on B campaign. I research sexually transmitted infections in the Los Angeles County population.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes
|Name of Organization||Clinical/Research Area||Type of relationship|
|AIDS Healthcare Foundation||Public Health||Employment (includes retainer)|
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.