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February 9, 2012

HIV and MSM Abroad: The Fenway Institute’s Work in Malawi

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In December of 2011, staff from The Fenway Institute collaborated with Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and the Centre for the Development for People to train Health Care Workers and Peer Educators in Malawi on working with MSM and preventing HIV in this vulnerable population. Fenway Health’s Medical Director of Behavioral Health, Kevin Kapila, shares his experience. When I first learned about the possibility of conducting trainings for medical providers in Malawi, like many Americans I did not know much about this landlocked country in southeast Africa. I knew, like most gay men, that Madonna had adopted a child 
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