H.ip hop's I.nsight v.iews
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Discuss how trendsetters and artists in one of the most influential music genres of the 21st century believe rates of HIV infection among African Americans can be reduced in the South.
Keyword(s): Prevention, Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have worked extensively in the field of HIV/STD prevention since 1993 in numerous capacities. In my current full-time position, I am the Lead STD Surveillance Investigator at the Houston Department of Health & Human Services. I currently volunteer with a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote prevention and HIV/STD education to African American and Latino youth and young adults.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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