MHAHS, a statewide service focused on increasing awareness of HIV and viral hepatitis in the diverse communities in NSW, will present at Sydney Local Health District Population Health All Staff Forum held in Sydney on May 29, 2018.

The forum brings together the key population health services Health Promotion Unit, Multicultural Health Unit (MHU), MHAHS, Bilingual Community Education Program, Sydney Health Care Interpreter Service, HIV and Related Programs Health Promotion Team and Heterosexual HIV Service (Pozhet).

Barbara Luisi, Manager of the MHAHS, said, “We are looking forward to the forum. MHAHS has always valued the opportunity to work in partnership with other agencies including those within the Population Health. We are confident the forum will ensure better understanding between the various teams and will help develop more opportunities for collaboration into the future.”
 The MHAHS team will share insights into the current state of the HIV and viral hepatitis among diverse communities and present a snapshot of our work and team, with our cultural support officers being at our core.

The MHAHS presentation is scheduled on Tuesday, May 29, at 10:30 a.m. EST.