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The Glossary Work Group would like to thank Sudhir Singh Atul for his help in developing the outline of this tool as well as technical knowledge to produce this glossary. Heartfelt thanks go to Blake Crawford, Director of the Division of Information and Education at OMH, Dr. Jose Tarcisio Carneiro, OMHRC Project Director, Isabel Estrada, OMHRC Communications Director, Jay Blackwell, OMHRC Capacity Building Director, Faye Williams, Owen Steward, Alison Forrester, Kimberly Myers, and Isaac Itman for their help and support in creating this glossary as well as their rigorous, insightful editing. Many thanks to Raul Yzaguirre and Guadalupe Pacheco for their leadership and vision to eliminate health disparities in Latino communities across the U.S. and its territories. We also wish to thank Minna Mattero for her meticulous editing of the document; and to all the contributors and the focus group participants for their thoughtful ideas and suggestions.

We would like to express our appreciation to the following colleagues for their insightful reviews and feedback:

Alphabetical Order:

Jaime V. Altamirano MD MPH,
Medical Epidemiologist,
Prevention Program Branch Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Angie Alvarado, MHS, Project Officer
Prevention Program Branch
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Miguel Arenas, Director of Education, C&T
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Luis G. Bravo & CDC-NPIN Colleagues
CDC National Prevention Information Network
Silver Spring, Maryland

Nelson Colón, Project Officer
Prevention Program Branch
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Hugo Delgado, Outreach Director
Whitman Walker Clinic, Inc.
Arlington, Virginia

Vincent Delgado, MSW, Deputy Director
Borinquen Health Care Center, Inc.
Miami, Florida

Pablo & Diana Donatti
Donatti Translation & Interpreting
Stafford, Texas

Sergio Farfán, Vice Chair
Louisiana Latino Health Coalition for HIV/AIDS
New Orleans, Louisiana

José Ramón Fernández-Peña MD MPA
Associate Professor, Dept of Health Education
San Francisco State University
San Francisco, California

Angel Luis Ortiz-Richard, Project Officer
Prevention Program Branch
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Augusto Paredes, Outreach Coordinator
Whitman Walker Clinic, Inc.
Washington, District of Columbia

Britt Rios-Ellis, Ph.D.
Professor of Health Science and Director
NCLR/CSULB Center for Latino Community
Health, Evaluation, and Leadership Training
Long Beach, California

Elliot R. Rodriguez-Torres
STD/HIV/AIDS Prevention Division
Department of Health
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Rodolfo R. Vega, Ph.D.
Senior Consultant
JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.
Boston, Massachusetts

Juan Carlos Velazquez, Chairman
City of Alexandria HIV Commission
Alexandria, Virginia

We would also like to thank the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) for their valuable support to the Glossary Work Group development team in conducting formative research focus groups at the 2006 HIV Prevention Leadership Conference in Miami, Florida (Sept 22nd and 23rd); and the volunteer reviewers at the 2007 United States Conference on AIDS in Palms Spring, California


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