2013 World AIDS Day Prayer Breakfast

World AIDS Day 2013

The Faith Advisory Board of Philadelphia FIGHT invite you, your family, and members of your faith community to join us for our annual World AIDS Day Prayer Breakfast, Saturday morning November 30, 2013 at the Radisson Blu-Warwick Hotel, 220 S. 17th Street  8-10 a.m.

Over 30,000 people live with HIV in Philadelphia. What does this mean for communities of faith? Join us for as we dialogue, pray, and renew our commitment to combating HIV in our congregations and in our city.

Special guests include:

  • Rev. Dr. J. Louis Felton of Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ – Keynote

Prayer Ensemble:

  • Rev. Jay B. Broadnax of Mt. Pisgah A.M.E. Church
  • Rev. Dr. Claudio Carvalhaes of Lutheran Theological Seminary, Phila.
  • Ruth Naomi Floyd, Vocalist/Composer – Psalmist
  • Minister Rodney Muhammad of Mosque No.12 Islam

For more information, contact Jalina Evans at jevans@fight.org  or (215) 985.4448 ext. 169.

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Karam Mounzer, MD

Dr. Mounzer identified two major gaps in the care of patients with HIV/hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection, and the complexity of multidrug-resistant HIV treatment. He is involved with many clinical trials focusing on drug development and better understanding of HIV immunopathogenesis with the Wistar Institute. He is involved in teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and students.

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Dr. Karam Mounzer

Dr. Mario Cruz

Dr. Cruz is a board certified pediatrician who joins Philadelphia FIGHT as the Medical Director for our Pediatrics and Adolescent Health Center. He completed his undergraduate training in Biology and Psychology from Union College, his medical school training at Albany Medical College, his residency training at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, and his Chief Residency at the Albert Einstein Medical Center

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