University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)– While the HIV/AIDS epidemic is not making the news as frequently or with as much urgency as it once did, the disease remains a growing and serious world health issue. Worlds AIDS Day will be marked at Governors State University with an opportunity to learn the current statistics, facts, and answers about HIV/AIDS. A panel discussion, with comments by those living with the disease and healthcare professional treating it, will be held at on December 1, at noon and again at 2:20 p.m., in the Cafeteria Annex.
An information fair will also held on December 1, from noon to 5 p.m., in the Hall of Governors. A variety of service providers will offer information on the spread, prevention, and treatment of HIV/AIDS. Both the information fair and panel discussion are free and open to the public.
Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois. This event is sponsored by the Academic Resource Center at GSU. For more information, call (708) 235-2228.