TITLE

Heroes & Pioneers: Pernessa Seele

AUTHOR(S)
Gorman, Christine
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/8/2006, Issue 18, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the work done by AIDS activist Pernessa Seele for the African American community fighting with the deadly disease. Her efforts have led to a national movement to address public-health issues through communities of faith, an approach that is garnering Seele high-level notice. African American people account for 51% of new HIV diagnoses in the U.S. and Seele is leading the fight to get those numbers down.
ACCESSION #
23525677

 

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