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Advisory Panel

Ade Fakoya
Co-chair, African HIV Research Forum & Senior Technical Advisor in Clinical Care, International HIV/AIDS Alliance
Alistair Gault
Training Services Manager, Manchester Lesbian & Gay Foundation
Chris Morley
Policy & Publications Coordinator, George House Trust, Manchester
Dr Ian Williams (Investigator)
Royal Free and University College Medical School, London
Dr Jane Anderson (Invesigator)
Homerton University Hospital, London
Ed Wilkins 
Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases, North Manchester Hospital
Fraser Serle
Health Development Manager, Health First
Graham Hart
Professor and Centre Director, UCL Centre for Sexual Health & HIV Research
Henry Badenhurst
Director, Gaydar
Jack Summerside
UK Coalition of People Living with HIV & AIDS
Lisa Power
Corporate Head of Policy, Campaigns and Research, THT
Mark Watson
Martin Fisher 
HIV consultant, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton
Max Sesay
CEO, African HIV Policy Network
Michael Carter 
Editor, Patient Information & News, National AIDS Map
Oliver Davidson 
Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
Robert Ferguson
Coordinator, London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard
Sue Ziebland
Research Director, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Syson Namaganda
Services Strategy Manager, Black Health Agency, Manchester
Tim Molloy
Project Manager, Gay Men Fighting AIDS
Will Nutland
Head, Health Promotion, THT
Winnie Ssanyu-Sseruma
Chair, African HIV Policy Network

We would like to thank all the people who so openly shared their experiences with us and those who helped recruit including Cheryl Tawana, Clement Musonda (Raintrust), Lisa Power & the staff at Mortimer Market Clinic (UCH), Newham & Homerton Hospitals.

Supported by:
City University London, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery
Department of Health
Terrence Higgins Trust


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