TAI and FHAAN Participate and Present at the 14th Annual Positive Living Conference

Ft. Walton Beach, Florida
March 11-13, 2011

Photos, Video Clips and Presentation Materials


The 14th Annual Positive Living Conference
Hosted by OASIS (www.aidsoasis.org)
Lead by Butch McKay
Click here for PDF Presentation of "My Positive Living Conference Experience" by Robert Breining
Click Here for YouTube Video interview of FHAAN Member Butch McKay by FHAAN Member Michael Emanuel Rajner


14th Annual Positive Living Conference - Opening Session


Jesse Fry
FHAAN Co-Chair, and 2011 Positive Living Conference "Power of One Award" Winner!
Presented: "Activate U Advocacy Academy"
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Patrick Packer
Executive Director of the Southern AIDS Coalition
Presented: "How Do I Get Connected to Other Advocates in My State?"


Rick Vitale, Florida Department of Health - Presenter and FHAAN Member
Robert Sandrock, Health Council of South Florida - Author
Presentation: "AIDS Insurance Continuation Program (AICP)"
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Dab Garner (FHAAN Member) and Ted Howard (FHAAN Administrator)
at Florida HIV/AIDS Advocacy Network (FHAAN) Workshop
Click on these for Presentation PDFs: About Us, Structure, Meetings, Operating Agreement, Membership Application


Mario Ferri
FHAAN Member
Presented: "How to Moderate Peer Lead Support Group"


Stephen Fallon
President, Skills 4, Inc.
Presented: "Professional Burnout in HIV - How to Recognize, Avoid and Recover"
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Video Clips:

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Debbie Hagins
Clinical Director, HIV/AIDS Outpatient Services
Chatham County, Georgia CARE Center
Presented: "HIV/AIDS Stigma and Support"
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Tom Liberti
Chief, Florida Bureau of HIV/AIDS
Presented: "Update on HIV in the Southeast"
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Click Here for YouTube Video of Presentation

Joseph Lennox-Smith, Positive Education
and Vickie Lynn
Presented: "Returning to Work: Understanding your Benefits under SSDI, SSI, Medicaid & Medicare"
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Paul Kawata, Executive Director of the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) to deliver the keynote on "The State of AIDS"
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(courtesy of Michael Rajner)

Facebook video posts by Andrew Paquette:

Compassionate Heart Award - Part A: Joe & Robin give thanks, introduce & award Butch McKay at 2011 PLC

Compassionate Heart Award - Part B: Butch receives award and Cathy speaks of Butch and "Marty" Delaney fondly.

POWER OF ONE Martin Delaney Award - PART C Mark thanks Butch and Marty Delaney -Project Inform http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Delaney_(activist)

POWER OF ONE Martin Delaney Award - PART D Jesse, right, receives 2011 Advocate award from Butch. :) -we luv u J Fry (Futurama) right? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Delaney_(activist)

PLC 2011 Headliner PAUL KAWATA introduction Jesse Fry about Paul Kawata and back in the day.



Presentation Materials:

Presentation Slides are located below as Attachments: