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Out at work

published: December, 28, 2012 Categories // Gay Men, Lifestyle, Living with HIV, Opinion Pieces, Population Specific

Showing the way. David Phillips recounts a history of being out about being gay at work and later, about being HIV-positive.

Out at work

Recently I underwent a professional transition that led me to think often about the significance I attach to being open in work-related settings about my HIV history, among other conditions. Part of that importance comes from challenging stigma, wanting those around me to understand how varied our experiences of living with HIV can be, just as they have seen associates grapple before with cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Perhaps more importance comes from being able see with 20/