Stevens’ Interview on HIV/AIDS and the Media

Annenberg alumna Robin Stevens (Ph.D. ’09) discusses HIV/AIDS awareness among blacks in a Q&A style interview in the web site www.blackaids.org.

“While researching her doctoral dissertation, Robin Stevens, Ph.D., M.P.H., a senior research associate at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, reached a shocking conclusion about the media's effects upon African Americans: ‘The more we hear and read about HIV/AIDS, the less many of us are getting tested. Out of sight, out of mind,’ she says.”

You can read the full interview here.