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Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez

DOL Event - Event Information

Institute on HIV/AIDS and Employment

Agency:
ODEP
Description:

The U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy and the National Working Positive Coalition are convening a gathering of local, national and international HIV and disability stakeholders for a discussion of best service delivery practices for and research findings on the needs and experiences of People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) related to employment.

The learning objectives of the Institute are:

  • Service providers, employers, policy makers and advocates will learn about current research and collaborative service models that could help inform employment and vocational program development and model practices.
  • Service providers, researchers, and PLWHA will learn about non-government and government initiatives addressing employment for PLWHA. 
  • Researchers will learn about theories being tested and research methods being used by colleagues and get feedback on their work from workforce development and vocational rehabilitation professionals, HIV service providers and advocates, and government and non-government officials.
Location:
U. S. Department of Labor
Great Hall
Frances Perkins Building
200 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC, 20210
Start Date:
Saturday, July 28, 2012
End Date:
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Start Time:
10:00 AM
End Time:
3:15 PM
Registration Opens:
Monday, July 09, 2012
Registration Closes:
Friday, July 27, 2012
Contact Name:
Rodney Yarborough
Contact Email:
ryarborough@dixongroup.com
Contact Phone:
202-281-2804