International Indigenous Pre-Conference on HIV&AIDS
 
The full conference program outline is available below. This is subject to change and amendments will be advised on-site at the conference. Please note the further information that is shown on the Associated Events page of the website on the Thursday afternoon forums and the evening events.
17/07/2014
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmRegistration
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
6:00 pm - 8:30 pmWelcome Reception
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
6:30 pm - 6:35 pmSmoking Ceremony
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
6:35 pm - 6:40 pmWelcome to Country
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Uncle Allen Madden, Gadigal Elder
6:40 pm - 6:50 pmTraditional Aboriginal Dance Performance
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Descendance, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Theatre
6:50 pm - 6:55 pmWelcome from Committee Representative
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Associate Professor James Ward, Deputy Program Lead for Aboriginal Health , Baker IDI, Alice Springs
6:55 pm - 7:00 pmDignitaries Presentation
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Senator Dean Smith, Senator for Western Australia, Chair of the Parliamentary Liaison Group for HIV/AIDS, Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmitted Infections
7:00 pm - 7:08 pmDignitaries Presentation
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dr Gregory Taylor, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer , Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)
7:08 pm - 7:10 pmDignitaries Presentation
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Debra Gillis, Executive Advisor to the Senior Assistant Deputy Minister of the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch , Health Canada
7:10 pm - 7:20 pmWelcome from IIWGHA
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Ken Clement, CEO, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
7:20 pm - 7:25 pmDignitaries Presentation
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Sandra Bailey, CEO, Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of New South Wales
7:25 pm - 7:30 pmDignitaries Presentation
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Justin Mohamed, Chairperson, National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO)
7:30 pm - 7:40 pmTraditional Torres Strait Islander Dance Performance
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Descendance, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Theatre
7:40 pm - 8:30 pmReception
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf

18/07/2014
7:30 amRegistration, arrival coffee/tea and set up of poster presentations
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
8:30 am - 10:30 amPlenary 1
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Chairperson: Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
8:35 am - 8:40 amPlenary 1.1 - Welcome to Conference
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Keynote Speaker: Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
8:40 am - 8:50 amPlenary 1.2 - Welcome to Conference
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Dr Mary Foley, Secretary, NSW Health
8:50 am - 9:00 amPlenary 1.3 - Welcome to Conference
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Lisa Briggs, CEO, NACCHO
9:00 am - 9:25 amPlenary 1.4 - The HIV story of Australia’s first peoples: Our journey
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Associate Professor James Ward, Deputy Program Lead for Aboriginal Health , Baker IDI, Alice Springs
9:25 am - 9:50 amPlenary 1.5 - Unpacking treatment as prevention (TasP) and its implications
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Dr Alexandra King, Specialist in Internal Medicine, Independent Practice
9:50 am - 10:15 amPlenary 1.6 - To Understand the man first you must know the world in which he/she lives
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Rawiri Evans, Team Leader, Care NZ of The New Zealand Society on Alcohol and Drug Dependence
10:15 am - 10:45 amMorning Tea
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
10:45 am - 12:00 pmConcurrent Session 1: Our Sexual Health Education - Our Story
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Chairperson: Art Zoccole, Executive Director , 2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations, Canada
Concurrent Session 2: Our Leadership - Our Time
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Neville Fazulla, Chair , Positive Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Network (PATSIN)
Chairperson: Denise Lambert, Executive Director, Kimamow Atoskanow Foundation
Concurrent Session 3: Our Youth – Our Future
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Darren Braun, The Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of New South Wales (AH&MRC)
Chairperson: Jessica Danforth, National Youth Coordinator , Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
10:45 am - 11:00 amAwareness Ignites the Inner Warrior - A look at a Successful Strategy used in Indigenous Communities.
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Jordon Harris, Kaiārahi - Programme Manager Community Engagement, New Zealand AIDS Foundation
Keep the Home Fires Burning – We cannot afford to let HIV / Hepatitis C and Sexual Health come second to other Chronic Diseases affecting Aboriginal People
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Annette Slater, Aboriginal Sexual Health & Blood Borne Virus Worker, Hunter New England LHD Harp Unit
We got skillz! Reclaiming Indigenous forms of sex education
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Krysta Williams, Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
11:00 am - 11:15 amDiverse and Deadly; Aboriginal sexual health and diversity in Victoria.
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Peter Waples-Crowe, Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Team Leader, The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO)
The AHA Centre: Aboriginal HIV and AIDS Leadership in Canada
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Marni Amirault, Community-Based Research Manager , Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
11:15 am - 11:30 amIndigenous peer education: best practice engagement between sex worker organisations and Indigenous sex workers
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Heather Riley, Communications Officer, Scarlet Alliance
Indigenous Leadership and Health: A Canadian perspective
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Katie-Sue Derejko, Senior Policy Analyst for Public Health, Assembly of First Nations
'Doin 'IT' Right - Sexual Reproductive Health Resource for Aboriginal Young People
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Kaylie Harrison, Senior Sexual Reproductive Health Project Officer , The Aboriginal Health and Medical Reseach Council of New South Wales
11:30 am - 11:45 amDeadly Sexy Health; Sexual health promotion in the Victorian Aboriginal community controlled health setting
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Peter Waples-Crowe, Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Team Leader, The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO)
Kat Byron, Blood Borne Virus Project Officer, VACCHO
Policies in Guatamela
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dr Jose Yac
Taking Action Teach-In
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Erin Konsmo, Media Arts Justice & Projects Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
11:45 am - 12:00 pmLocal Perspective: “What’s Happening in the Torres Straits”
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Richard Moala, Men’s health worker, Primary Health Care Unit on Thursday Island
Yoko Nakata, HIV/ Sexual Health Nurse , Primary Health Care Unit on Thursday Island
Discussion
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Engaging young Aboriginal people through arts
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Monique McEwan, Campaign Coordinator, Aborginal Health and Medical Research Council of NSW
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
1:00 pm - 1:50 pmPlenary 2
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Ken Clement, CEO, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
Chairperson: Erin Konsmo, Media Arts Justice & Projects Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
1:00 pm - 1:25 pmPlenary 2.1 - Women are the Foundation of Our Future
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Panellist: Associate Professor Dea Delaney-Thiele, Doctoral Candidate , UNSW
Panellist: Doris Peltier, Aboriginal Women and Leadership Coordinator & APHA Liaison, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network, Canada
Panellist: Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
Moderator: Erin Konsmo, Media Arts Justice & Projects Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
1:25 pm - 1:50 pmPlenary 2.2 - The Indigenous Red Ribbon Storytelling Study: A Qualitative Analysis of Indigenous Peoples’ Experiences Living with HIV and Use of Antiretroviral Therapy in Canada
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Earl Nowgesic, Doctor of Philosophy candidate in Public Health Science , University of Toronto
1:50 pm - 2:00 pmMovement to Concurrent Sessions
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmConcurrent Session 4: Health Promotion Our Way
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Brett Mooney, Health Promotion Officer, Queensland Aids Council 2Spirits Program
Concurrent Session 5: Research Our Way
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Clive Aspin, Consultant, ATRIO Consulting
Chairperson: Sallie Cairnduff, The Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of New South Wales (AH&MRC)
Concurrent Session 6: Harm Reduction Our Way
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Mark Saunders, Men's Health Officer, The National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO)
Trevor Stratton, IIWGHA Co-ordinator, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
2:00 pm - 2:15 pmHIV Free Generation
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Darren Braun, Project Officer, Sexual Health, Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council NSW
Mob in the margins: HIV and injecting drug use in Victorian Aboriginal communities
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Peter Waples-Crowe, Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Team Leader, The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO)
Our Mob, Our NSP, Our Future - Better Access to Sterile Injecting Equipment in Rural New South Wales
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Kim Grant, Sexual Health Nurse, Western NSW LHD - Bourke Health Service
2:15 pm - 2:30 pmRespect Our Mob-Safer Sex "Smash the Shame"
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Sarah Betts, Manager/ Sexual Health, Aboriginal Health Council of SA Inc
Indigenizing Research Collaborations: An Example from the Two-Spirit HIV/AIDS Wellness and Longevity Study (2-SHAWLS)
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Art Zoccole, Executive Director , 2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations, Canada
Two NT Aboriginal communities address emergent issues around injecting drug use.
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Kay Gehan, Coordinator Aboriginal Sexual Health Program, Northern Territory AIDS & Hepatitis Council
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm40,000 Years of Passion, Spirituality and Customs: Ancestral Ways of Incorporating Culture into Contemporary Service Delivery
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Michael Scott, Director, Sexual Health, Queensland AIDS Council
Understanding "what's going on with our mob"- knowledge, health service access and risk behaviours of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the GOANNA survey
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dina Saulo, Master of Applied Epidemiology student and Field Placement , Australian National University and Kirby Institute
“Ma Wai e Taurima?” (“Who’s looking after the Marae/ Whanau?”)
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
Rawiri Evans, Team Leader, Care NZ of The New Zealand Society on Alcohol and Drug Dependence
2:45 pm - 3:00 pmCan inclusive Māori values and practices reduce stigma and discrimination and support healthier, safer lives for transgender Māori in New Zealand?
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Manawaroa Vonnie Te Wao Anderson, Health promoter , INA HIV/AIDS, New Zealand
Exploring Decolonizing, Indigenous and African Diasporic Knowing: A Video Sharing Circle
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Randy Jackson, Lecturer, McMaster University
Ciann Wilson, PhD Candidate , York University
Indigenizing Harm Reduction
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Erin Konsmo, Media Arts Justice & Projects Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmPATSIN 'yarning through our journey'
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Michelle Tobin, Chair, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Using Data to Drive Health System Change for Aboriginal People Living in New South Wales, Australia
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Timothy Duck, Senior Policy Analyst, HIV/STI Branch, Centre for Population Health , NSW Ministry of Health
Meggan Grose, Policy Analyst, Centre for Aboriginal Health, NSW Ministry of Health
Discussion
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
3:15 pm - 3:45pmAfternoon Tea
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPlenary 3: Our Leading Generation: Youth Plenary
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: James Saunders, Managing Director, Mopoke Media
Chairperson: Krysta Williams, Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
Our Leading Generation: Indigenous Youth This plenary is about recognising and celebrating the global works of innovation and initiatives of Indigenous Youth, and the launch of the Aboriginal Nations and Torres Strait Islanders HIV Youth Mob (ANTHYM). This includes newly established partnerships with the Native Youth Sexual Health Network (NYSHN) the National Aboriginal Youth Council on HIV/AIDS (NAYCHA), National Native American Youth Council on HIV/AIDS (NNYC-HIV) and a number of local partners. The youth delegates will share visions, strategies and best practices in Indigenous Youth peer leadership across various regions’
3:45 pm - 4:00 pmPlenary 3.1 - Launch of the Australian Youth Council
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPlenary 3.2 - Panel Discussion
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Panellist: Jessica Danforth, National Youth Coordinator , Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
Panellist: Tania Monsall, HIV positive woman
Panellist: Todd Fernando
Panellist: Tara Liddy, Committee member, ANTHYM
5:00 pm - 5:05 pmPlenary 3.3 - General Housekeeping Items
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Associate Professor James Ward, Deputy Program Lead for Aboriginal Health , Baker IDI, Alice Springs
5:30 pm - 8:30 pmTribal Warrior Cruise
Wharf Boarding: King Street, Wharf 7

19/07/2014
8:00 amRegistration
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
9:00 am - 10:30 amPlenary 4: The Greater Involvement of Indigenous People living with HIV/AIDS (GIPA) Decolonizing GIPA – Nothing About us Without Us
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Art Zoccole, Executive Director , 2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations, Canada
9:00 am - 9:10 amPlenary 4.1 - PATSIN Representative Welcome
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
9:10 am - 10:30 amPlenary 4.2 - Panel Discussion
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Panellist: Trevor Stratton, IIWGHA Co-ordinator, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
Panellist: Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
Panellist: Neville Fazulla, Chair , Positive Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Network (PATSIN)
Panellist: Michelle Tobin, Chairperson, Positive Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Network(PATSIN)
Panellist: Doris Peltier, Aboriginal Women and Leadership Coordinator & APHA Liaison, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network, Canada
Moderator: Art Zoccole, Executive Director , 2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations, Canada
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Tea
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
11:00 am - 12:00 pmConcurrent Session 7: Our HIV Prevention
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Clive Aspin, Consultant, ATRIO Consulting
Chairperson: Brett Mooney, Health Promotion Officer, Queensland Aids Council 2Spirits Program
Concurrent Session 8: Our Sexual Health Programs
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Sallie Cairnduff, The Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of New South Wales (AH&MRC)
Chairperson: Ken Clement, CEO, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
Concurrent Session 9: Our Future through research
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Kat Byron, The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO)
Chairperson: Krysta Williams, Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator, Native Youth Sexual Health Network
11:00 am - 11:15 amCommunity HIV prevention in response to emerging priorities
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
David Aanundsen, Aboriginal Sexual Health Coordinator, Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council
Kay Gehan, Aboriginal Sexual Health Coordinator, Northern Territory AIDS & Hepatitis Council
Deadly Liver Mob Project~ Yarning up hepatitis C
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
David Webb, Aboriginal Sexual Health Promotion Officer , Nepean Blue Mountains and Western Sydney Local Health District
Testing for blood borne viruses among Indigenous prison entrants in Australia
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dina Saulo, Master of Applied Epidemiology student and Field Placement , Australian National University and Kirby Institute
11:15am - 11:30amSTRIVE: Are people with STIs in remote Australian Aboriginal communities being routinely tested for HIV?
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Amalie Dyda, Research Officer, Kirby Institute
STI control under Indigenous community control
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Sarah Betts, Manager/ Sexual Health, Aboriginal Health Council of SA Inc
Leading the Way: The Evolving Role of Aboriginal HIV and AIDS Research in Canada
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Renee Masching, Director of Research and Policy, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
11:30 am - 11:45 amAssessing Community Readiness in Aboriginal Communities
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Ed Bennett, Community Readiness Project Supervisor, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
It's Our Health, Our Future, Our Way: Working Together - The Bourke and Brewarrina Experience
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Kim Grant, Sexual Health Nurse, Western NSW LHD - Bourke Health Service
11:45 am - 12:00 pmOur Destiny - Protecting Our Sexual Health
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Discussion
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmYarning Circle 1: Indigenous Gay Men & MSM
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Neville Fazulla, Chair , Positive Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Network (PATSIN)
Chairperson: Earl Nowgesic, Doctor of Philosophy candidate in Public Health Science , University of Toronto
Ensuring our voices and concerns are central to the global HIV response
Yarning Circle 2: Transgender, Sistergirls & Brotherboys
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Lisa O'Brien, Sistergirl and Brotherboy representative, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
Chairperson: Amaranta Gomez Regaldo
Ensuring our voices and concerns are central to the global HIV response
Yarning Circle 3: Indigenous Women & Girls
Quay 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Dea Delaney-Thiele, AMSWS
Chairperson: Doris Peltier, Aboriginal Women and Leadership Coordinator & APHA Liaison, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network, Canada
Ensuring our voices and concerns are central to the global HIV response
Yarning Circle 4: People Who Inject Drugs
Darling Room 1, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Fiona Poeder, Policy & Advocacy Prisons, NSW Users and AIDS Association (NUAA)
Chairperson: Rawiri Evans, Team Leader, Care NZ of The New Zealand Society on Alcohol and Drug Dependence
Ensuring our voices and concerns are central to the global HIV response
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmAboriginal Brother Boys Yarning Up
Quay 2, Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf
Dean Gilbert, Aboriginal Brother Boy, Sister Girl and Brother Boys support Group
2:00 pm - 2:45 pmAfternoon Tea
L'Aqua, Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
2:45 pm - 4:30 pmClosing Plenary
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Chairperson: Associate Professor James Ward, Deputy Program Lead for Aboriginal Health , Baker IDI, Alice Springs
Chairperson: Michael Costello-Czok, Executive Officer, Anwernekenhe National HIV Alliance (ANA)
2:45 pm - 3:10 pmClosing Plenary 5.1 - Indian Blood: Decolonizing Gender, Sexuality, and Mixed-Race Identity in the Face of Colonial Haunting and HIV
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Andrew Jolivette, Chair, American Indian Studies Department, San Francisco State University
3:10 pm - 3:30 pmClosing Plenary 5.2 - Feedback from Yarning Circles (Details TBA)
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
5 minute feedback presentations from each yarning circle facilitator
3:30 pm - 3:50 pmClosing Plenary 5.3 - Launch of IIWGHA Video
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Trevor Stratton, IIWGHA Co-ordinator, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
3:50 pm - 3:55 pmClosing Plenary 5.4 - Closing Address from AATSIOC
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Associate Professor James Ward, Deputy Program Lead for Aboriginal Health , Baker IDI, Alice Springs
3:55 pm - 4:00 pmClosing Plenary 5.5 - Closing address from IIWGHA
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Marama Pala, Executive Director , INA (Māori, Indigenous & South Pacific) HIV/AIDS Foundation
4:00 pm - 4:10 pmClosing Plenary 5.6 - Getting the most ouf of AIDS 2014 and Welcome to Melbourne
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Keynote Speaker: Kat Byron, The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO)
Keynote Speaker: Trevor Stratton, IIWGHA Co-ordinator, Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
4:10 pm - 4:30 pmClosing Plenary 5.7 - Elders Farewell Healing Circle
Cockle Bay 1 & 2, Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
5:30 pm - 10:00 pmGadigal Corroboree
To be advised