ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America

March 10, 2013
8:00pm Eastern Time
 03/10/2013 08:00:00 pm03/10/2013 09:00:00 pmAmerica/New_YorkENDGAME: AIDS in Black AmericaEvery 10 minutes, someone in the United States contracts the AIDS virus. Half are black. How and why is HIV so much worse in black America? Can something be done to bring about an end to the epidemic? In commemoration of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, FRONTLINE is hosting a live online screening of "ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America." We'll be joined by: Filmmaker Renata Simone Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, a medical epidemiologist and infectious diseases physician: http://huff.to/MBqaDE Marvelyn Brown, an author and humanitarian who learned she was HIV-positive at age 19. http://bit.ly/12rGiv They'll be discussing the film as it screens, and staying afterwards for a live Q&A with the audience. https://ovee.itvs.org/screenings/lyv12FRONTLINEnathan.tobey@wgbh.orgfalseMM/DD/YYYY

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Every 10 minutes, someone in the United States contracts the AIDS virus. Half are black.

How and why is HIV so much worse in black America? Can something be done to bring about an end to the epidemic?

In commemoration of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, FRONTLINE is hosting a live online screening of "ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America."

We'll be joined by:

Filmmaker Renata Simone

Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick, a medical epidemiologist and infectious diseases physician: huff.to/MBqaDE

Marvelyn Brown, an author and humanitarian who learned she was HIV-positive at age 19. bit.ly/12rGiv

They'll be discussing the film as it screens, and staying afterwards for a live Q&A with the audience.

Video Description

ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America

Every 10 minutes, someone in the U.S. contracts HIV. Half are black. A FRONTLINE special presentation, "ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America" is a groundbreaking two-hour exploration of one of the country's most urgent, preventable health crises. People on the front lines tell moving stories of the battle to contain the spread of the virus, and the opportunity to finally turn the tide of the epidemic.

113min 40sec

Moderator

  • FRONTLINE

    Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television’s flagship public affairs series.

Panelists

  • Renata Simone

    Award-winning producer/writer/director of "ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America" and "The Age of AIDS."

  • Marvelyn Brown

    Author, Humanitarian and Motivational Speaker

  • Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick

    NIH consultant epidemiologist and Howard University associate professor.

  • Dazon Dixon Diallo

    Founder and president of SisterLove, the first women’s HIV/AIDS organization in the southeastern United States.

  • Renata Simone

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