What: Cal Poly’s Pride Center and Campus Health and Wellbeing will partner with Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center and Twins Cities Community Hospital to host National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, one of a series of awareness events to support health and wellbeing in the LGBTQ+ community. The event is free and open to all members of the Cal Poly and San Luis Obispo County communities.
When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7
Where: Cal Poly University Union Plaza
More Information: National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is observed annually on Feb. 7 to increase HIV education, testing, community involvement and treatment among African-American/Black communities. This nationwide event is coordinated by the Strategic Leadership Council. Locally, National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day at Cal Poly is one of a series of events established through a partnership among Cal Poly’s Pride Center, Campus Health and Wellbeing, Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, and Twins Cities Community Hospital. As part of a collaborative care model, this partnership aims to increase education and involvement while ensuring accessible healthcare for members of the San Luis Obispo and Cal Poly communities. For additional information, contact Shannon Downing, director of marketing for Tenet Health, at 805-546-7927 or visit: