Empowerment Center LGBTQ drop in

An open and safe space for LGBTQ participants and allies to get their life needs met, including food, laundry, amenities, games, groups, therapy, and the Y-HEP Health Center!

  • Meets Mondays 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • 1417 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
  • Contact YHEP front desk 215-564-6388
  • Drop-ins welcome, You must be 13-29 years old to participate

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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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