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Gallery | Truvada / PrEP town hall at Pride Center in Wilton Manors

2014-04-30 PrEP town hall at Pride Center 009The Pride Center in Wilton Manors hosted a town hall forum Wednesday night to discuss the HIV/AIDS prevention drug Truvada and PrEP, Pre Exposure Prophylaxis.

Speakers: Dr. Susanne Doblecki-Lewis, an assistant professor of clinical medicine at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine;  Dr. Sheldon Fields, Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs & Health Policy at Florida International University; nurse practitioner Sanique Brown of Care Resource; and Robbie Shore, a gay man who uses Truvada to help protect himself.

Shore says he uses both Truvada and condoms during sex to protect himself from HIV infection, "just like I have air bags and seat belts in my car."

Click here to view and tag the pictures. Photos by Steve Rothaus / Miami Herald Staff.

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