Statement by the Board of Directors of Philadelphia FIGHT: We Will Continue

The Board of Directors of Philadelphia FIGHT rejects recent charges made by certain former staff members, as expressed by the Black and Brown Workers Collective, Elizabeth Long and Danica Moore.  We will not be distracted from our mission by false, misleading, inaccurate, and self-serving statements made by individuals who are no longer employed or receive…

Petition Against Threat to Dismantle Philadelphia FIGHT

This petition was spearheaded by members of the community and is still circulating. These were the first signatures. If you want to participate in this effort, please contact Roy Hayes at Philadelphia FIGHT. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: We are staff, participants, and allies of Philadelphia FIGHT and wish to condemn in the strongest possible…

Philadelphia FIGHT Will Not Be Dismantled

Philadelphia FIGHT categorically denies each and every allegation that has recently surfaced against us, driven by the Black and Brown Workers Cooperative, as well as a recent letter sent by Elisabeth Long to staff on her last day at FIGHT, and now published to the Internet. We also deny categorically each and every charge made…

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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