WASHINGTON STATE CONVENTION CENTER

Seattle, Washington
March 4–7, 2019

 

Community Liaison Subcommittee

Morenike Ukpong, FWACS, MBA, BChD

Dr Ukpong is Associate Professor at Obafemi Awolowo University and Coordinator of the New HIV Vaccine and Microbicide Advocacy Society in Ife, Nigeria. She has advocated for community engagement in HIV research and promoted the ethical conduct of HIV research. She currently works with a team planning the implementation of a preexposure prophylaxis demonstration study in Nigeria.

Lisa Diane White, MPH

Ms White is the Deputy Director at SisterLove, Inc, a nonprofit community-based organization in Atlanta, Georgia, dedicated to the education, prevention and support needs of women at risk for HIV/AIDS and other reproductive health issues. She has 26 years of experience with the health issues of black women and their inclusion in community-based participatory research. Ms White has been an outspoken educator, activist, and advocate for the advancement of women's health and status globally, including supporting women’s access to clinical trials, microbicide development, vaccine awareness, and preexposure prophylaxis.