aidsmapCHAT: Series 4


The fourth series of aidsmapCHAT, our live discussions on news around the world for people living with HIV.

aidsmapCHAT is hosted by Susan Cole and Matthew Hodson.

Episode 1: 24 May 2021

With guests actor and writer Charles Sanchez from comedy series ‘Merce’, and TheBody; HIV activist Lucy Wanjiku Njenga from Positive Young Women Voices; and Dr John McSorley, Chair of the British Association for Sexual Health & HIV (BASHH).

Episode 2: 7 June 2021

With consultant physician in sexual health and HIV at Barts Health NHS Trust, Dr Rageshri Dhairyawan; human rights activist Deondre B. Moore from Prevention Access Campaign; and co-founder of Access to Medicines Ireland, Robbie Lawlor.

Episode 3: 21 June 2021

With guests Meaghan Kall, epidemiologist at Public Health England; Vinay Saldanha, adviser at UNAIDS; and Siobhan Lanigan, CEO at The Food Chain.

Episode 4: Pride Special 28 June 2021

With LGBT rights campaigner, Lisa Power; trans writer and campaigner, Juno Roche; National Advisor for LGBT Health at NHS England, Dr Michael Brady; and human rights campaigner, Peter Tatchell.

Episode 5: 5 July 2021

With activist and writer Mark S. King, consultant HIV physician and researcher Professor Jane Anderson and programme manager at the Global Network of People Living with HIV, Florence Riako Anam.

Episode 6: 19 July 2021

With guests Gina Brown from the Southern AIDS Coalition, activist Arda Karapinar and HIV doctor Tristan Barber.

Episode 7: 2 August 2021

With guests Dr Demetre Daskalakis, Director of CDC’s Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention; Dr Shema Tariq, HIV doctor and researcher; and trans activist, Rebecca de Havilland.