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Reflections on the Impact of HIV and AIDS

LSE Equality and Diversity Literary Festival seminar, hosted by LSE Staff Networks Embrace (BME) and Spectrum (LGBT)

Date: Wednesday 26 February 2014 
Time: 6-7.30pm
Venue: NAB 1.04, New Academic Building
Speaker: Vernal Scott
Chair: Carolyn Solomon-Pryce

Vernal Scott, author of the new autobiography, God’s Other Children - A London Memoir, will look back at the impact of HIV and AIDS during the height of the challenge in the 80s and 90s.

Vernal Scott is an out Christian gay dad, diversity and human rights consultant and HIV/AIDS activist with over twenty-five years of experience working on the full range of equality/diversity characteristics.

Carolyn Solomon-Pryce is equality and diversity manager at LSE.

This event forms part of LSE Space for Thought Literary Festival 2014, taking place from Monday 24 February - Saturday 1 March 2014, with the theme 'Reflections'.

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A copy of Vernal Scott's powerpoint presentation is available to download. Download 'Reflections on the Impact of HIV and AIDS' (pdf).


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This event has been certified for CPD purposes by the CPD Certification Service. Self-Assessment Record forms will be made available for delegates wishing to record further learning and knowledge enhancement for Continuing Personal and Professional Development (CPD) purposes. For delegates who wish to obtain a CPD Certificate of Attendance, it is the responsibility of delegates to register their details with a LSE steward at the end of the event and as of 1 September 2014 a certificate will be sent within 28 days of the date of the event attended by the CPD Certification Service.  If a delegate fails to register their details at the event, it will not prove possible to issue a certificate. (For queries relating to CPD Certificates of attendance after a request please phone 0208 840 4383 or email info@cpduk.co.uk).

LSE Literary Festival 2014