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Johns Hopkins Symposium: Rights and Sex Work: Exploring Human Rights Contexts among Female, Male, and Transgender Sex Workers

Speakers will discuss interventions to reduce human rights violations; HIV/STI risk among women who sell sex; women at high risk for HIV; and trans sex workers.

The event is hosted by Center for Public Health and Human Rights at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Friday, April 13

Noon – 1:30 PM

Room W1030

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

615 N. Wolfe Street

Baltimore, MD 21205

Keynote Speaker

Kate Shannon, PhD, MPH,

Associated Professor, Department of Medicine

Director, Gender & Sexual health Initiative, BC Center for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

University of British Columbia

Sheree Schwartz, PhD, MPH

Assistant Scientist, Epidemiology, Key Populations Program

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Ayden Scheim, PhD

Canadian Institute of Health Research Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health

University of California, San Diego

The event is open to the public.
Contact: Shannon Seopaul at sseopaul@jhu.edu.