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    World AIDS Day - December 1, 2016

    Date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
     
    Location: The Brooklyn Hospital Center Lobby
     

    On December 1, 2016, The Brooklyn Hospital Center will Acknowledge World AIDS Day in the main Campus Hospital Lobby.  An Exhibit will display an historical timeline from when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first reported and published the first mention of what was later determined to be HIV.  Since the beginning of the epidemic, according to the World Health Organization, globally, more than 70 million people were infected with the HIV virus and about 35 million people died of HIV.  The Brooklyn Hospital Center will hold a Worlds AIDS Day Event at the Church Avenue Ambulatory Center on December 7, 2016.  There will be wonderful activities, live music. refreshments and snacks.  On the following day, December 8, 2016, the PATH Health Center will hold their World AIDS Day in their clinic.  More to come on all three events.