Town Hall Discussion – PRIDE in the age of COVID-19
Saturday, March 5th, 10:00 am
Presenters include: Christina Madison, John (Rob) Phoenix
PRIDE in the age of COVID-19: Keeping momentum amid the evolving health landscape – Public Health Imperatives for PRIDE Organizers
About Christina Madison, PharmD, FCCP, AAHIVP:
Dr. Christina Madison is the Founder and CEO of The Public Health Pharmacist™, PLLC a public health consulting firm. She is a clinical pharmacist specializing in public health with a focus on infectious communicable diseases. A trusted and valued health care professional with 14 years of experience in Public Health and 17 year’s experience as a pharmacy professional.
She is currently an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice with Roseman University of Health Sciences (RU), College of Pharmacy and faculty with Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center (PAETC). She maintains two active clinical practices with Huntridge Family Clinic, which focuses on the LGTBQ community and is one of the largest providers of HIV prevention and gender affirming care services in the State of Nevada as well as Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN) where she offers immunization and communicable disease care.
Dr. Madison is the past director of Roseman University of Health Sciences COVID-19 Vaccine Operations. She has personally facilitated the administration of over 11,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine in the Southern Nevada community since January 2021. Advocating for public health and the profession of pharmacy to improve the health and wellness of vulnerable populations and the underserved is her passion and mission.
About John (Rob) Phoenix, APRN, FNP-C:
Rob Phoenix, is a family nurse practitioner in Las Vegas, NV where he owns and operates the largest LGBTQ focused medical clinic in Southern Nevada. Rob focuses his practice on HIV prevention, HIV treatment, Transgender health care, and providing primary care. Rob is the predominate provider of Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) care in Southern Nevada. The clinic is the largest provider of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Prevention (PrEP) in Southern Nevada. Rob was recently selected to represent Nevada as the Ambassador to the CDC Act Against AIDS campaign. Rob was recently selected as the Southern Nevada Health District 2018 Pubic Health Hero. Huntridge Family Clinic, a non-profit organization focused on providing health care to the LGBTQ and Allies community in Las Vegas.