Wednesday, July 7, 2010
Ricardo Alvarez: Clinica Esperanza's new approach to HIV/AIDS
Freedom is a Constant Struggle TV Show, May 23, 2008.
Our Guest, Ricardo Alvarez, is the medical director of Clinica Esperanza, the Mission Neighborhood Health Center's HIV clinic, a multidisciplinary clinic serving the needs of mostly Latino uninsured or underinsured HIV patients. Clinica Esperanza is one of the premier HIV clinics in the city of San Francisco. It creatively engages in theatrical and artistic expressions of the community to tell the story of HIV. His research interests include medication adherence and institutional distrust.