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For Immediate Release
March 01, 2013
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Daniel Leyva
(347) 776-8057
dleyva@latinoaids.org


Puerto Rico Training Institute in Bayamon and Mayagüez
Puerto Rico Training Institute in Bayamon and Mayagüez

The national programs of the capacity building assistance division of the Latino Commission on AIDS, with the support of AIDS Project Los Angeles will be providing a training institute in Bayamon, Puerto Rico on February 11 & 12, 2013

WHY: This training institute, titled “Fortaleciendo el Compromiso: Caminando Junt@s” (“Strengthening our Commitment by Walking Together”) is in tune with the Commission’s continued commitment to facilitate a working relationship between communities based organizations and the Puerto Rico Department of Health. The institute aims to ensure the provision of quality services related to HIV & AIDS in the context of health care. Over 100 participants have registered to attend.
WHEN: March 4 & 5 and March 7 & 8
WHERE: Hotel San Miguel Plaza, Bayamón, Puerto Rico
Hotel Rincón Beach Resort, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico


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