August 15, 2016

Events & CLE

The AIDS Coordinating Committee holds two meetings annually.  In addition, the Committee presents bi-annual HIV/AIDS conferences that address cutting-edge legal issues.

April 10: National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 
Learn more here!

HIV/AIDS Law & Practice Conference 2014
February 28-March 1, 2014
Atlanta, Ga.

2012 HIV/AIDS Law & Practice Conference
Rights Protection with Representation
July 20-21, 2012
Renaissance Hotel

Breakfast Roundtable: "HIV at 30"
Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fairmont Royal York Hotel
Toronto, Canada

ABA Annual Meeting
Aug. 4-9, 2011
Toronto, Canada
Free condoms were a big hit at the ABA Annual Meeting in Toronto.

The ABA AIDS Coordinating Committee offered the condoms along with information about HIV and AIDS in an effort to improve awareness for the cause of prevention. Lawyers on their way to meeting registration "ravaged" the information table as they walked by, according to Michael Pates, staff director of the ABA AIDS Coordination Project. Read the article.

HIV Criminalization Hearing
Oct. 18, 2010

At the GWU Alumni House in , the Committee conducted a day-long, multi-disciplinary meeting to examine numerous issues concerning the criminalization of HIV transmission and non-disclosure.

AIDS Coordinating Committee Spring Meeting
April 16-17, 2010

Featured Film Screening -- Why Us? Left Behind and Dying
(YouTube video)

HIV/AIDS Law and Practice: Taking Stock, Looking Ahead
Feb. 3-4, 2010

HIV/AIDS Law and Practice: From Local Client to Global Workforce
April 9-10, 2008

Alexander D. Forger

Alexander D. Forger

On July 21, 2012, the ABA presented the inaugural Alexander D. Forger Awards for Sustained Excellence in HIV Legal Services and Advocacy to Mr. Forger and 10 lawyers and organizations at a luncheon in their honor.

Learn more about the Alexander D. Forger Award and this year's recipients.