July 30, 2012, New York, New York – HIVhero.org has produced and posted several videos from the 2012 International AIDS Conference on its newly launched, redesigned Web site www.hivhero.org. Michael Cavnaugh, founder of HERO (HIV Experience Resources Organization), attended as press to cover the week of events held in Washington, DC. The conference included several scientific breakthroughs and inspiring speeches from Sir Elton John and Debra Messing, among others.
Videos can be found on our International AIDS Conference page http://hivhero.org/2012-international-aids-conference.They include:
Michael Cavnaugh asks Debra Messing to talk with producers about including dialog regarding getting tested for HIV on her hit NBC show Smash and she says, “I will.”
The HPTN (HIV Prevention Trials Network) releases a promising new study showing the benefits of treating HIV early.
Sir Elton John’s Keynote Address.
Debra Messing’s Speech.
Sex workers and drug users interrupt the opening press conference.
The new Web site design makes it even easier for people to find valuable HIV/AIDS resources and videos.
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More videos from 2012 International AIDS Conference will be posted on Hivhero.org and You Tube soon.