In 1987, Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) began searching for a safe and effective cure for HIV. Joining forces with nationwide research facilities across the United States, they wanted to develop a vaccine as a trial that could possibly save the lives of millions of people.
New York native Dwayne Jenkins knows the value of community and safe spaces. Growing up, life in the Bronx was colorful. Early exposure to various ethnicities, cultures, and personalities taught him that being different was a good thing.
The 15th Annual Nashville Black Pride (NBP) was held Oct. 12 - Oct. 15 with various events held throughout the city. This year’s theme was “Stronger Together” and opened Thursday night with an awards dinner and special performance featuring LHIV 2 Zero and Nashville in Harmony (NiH).