ECCQ hosted its annual World AIDS Day Community Forum for leaders and members of multicultural communities on 1 December. A total of 63 people from 13 different communities attended.
Hepatitis, HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health Program Manager Zhihong Gu presented the latest HIV data from the 2018 Australian HIV, Hepatitis and STI Annual Surveillance Report by Kirby Institute and Dr David Siebert, an Infectious Diseases Consultant from Princess Alexandra and Logan Hospitals presented on HIV transmission, testing, treatment and prevention information. Johanna De Joodt, an HIV Positive Speaker shared his story and he encouraged people to get tested to find out their status.
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