Guam - With a mission to strengthen
the fight against HIV/AIDS in the Pacific, Public Health will be hosting the
4th Annual Regional Summit on HIV/AIDS this week. More than 150 service
providers, volunteers, practitioners, social and health professionals,
government officials and community leaders are expected to attend the three day
summit as they look to highlight HIV/AIDS surveillance and trends, develop
prevention, treatment and care and community planning and strengthen
partnerships and collaboration between jurisdictions within Pacific islands.
The summit will be held at the Hyatt
Hotel on Tuesday through Thursday of this week. As a result of the summit, the
STD-HIV offices at the Mangilao Public Health and the Northern Region Community
Health Center will be closed.