Forum “Stop AIDS Together” will be held on the Internet

On December 1, the Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education will host the Stop AIDS Together student forum.

It will be held in the format of a marathon of popular science publics of the VKontakte network “Special course: why we have not yet defeated HIV, but what did we learn on the way.”

The Forum is held within the framework of the All-Russian Action “STOP HIV / AIDS”, timed to coincide with the World AIDS Day, organized by the Foundation for Social and Cultural Initiatives.


12:30 – 12:50 start of the marathon. Community  # stopwich speed

13:00 – 13:50 Track Biology. PostScience Community 
“What do we know about viruses?” (about viruses, their life cycle, non-trivial aspects of their reproduction and spread, how the HIV virus differs from others)

14:00 – 14:50 – Communication track. Community  The Vyshka
HIV and social advertising: from intimidation to appeasement (about the image of HIV created in mass communications and social advertising)

15:00 – 15:50 Track Cultural Studies. Community  Cultural Center ZIL
“Call DiCaprio or McConaughey?” (about cinematography – how has the reflection of HIV changed in cinematography, how did cinema influence decision-making, which films about HIV have a special cultural value and why?)

16:00 – 16:50 Track Sociology. Community  Focus
“Why do we believe in conspiracy theories?” (about myths, HIV dissenters, conspiracy theories, fake news and media literacy

17:00 – 17:50 Track Medicine. Community of the  Gutenberg Smoking Room
“Virus VS Man: Who Will Win, aspects, HIV vaccine, treatment, epidemic).