World AIDS Day 2011
HUMAN RIGHTS AND HIV
A Symposium to Celebrate the Freedom of the Alaei Brothers and their Contributions to HIV and AIDS Education and Treatment
December 1, 2011
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
A reception will follow the speaker event.
University at Albany
School of Public Health
One University Drive
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Join us in celebrating World AIDS Day and the return of the Kamair and Arash Alaei, and hear the story of their work to educate and provide treatment to Iranians with HIV and AIDS. Susanna Sirkin, deputy director at Physicians for Human Rights, will keynote the event, and discuss the critical importance of supporting physicians who challenge governmental authorities and thwart the rights of patients. A reactor panel of Human Rights activists will focus on promoting human rights through public health.
The event is free and open to all.
- Kamiar and Arash Alaei
- Susanna Sirkin, M.Ed., deputy director, Physicians for Human Rights
- Hadi Ghaemi, executive director, International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran
- Alicia Oullette, professor of Law, Albany Law School
Please contact Karina Velez at firstname.lastname@example.org to register for this event.
Support for this program provided in part by
University at Albany Foundation and University Auxiliary Services