14th Circle of Harmony HIV/AIDS Wellness Conference

Bridging Generations: Thinking ahead while always being informed by the past

Azul DelGrasso

Azul DelGrasso has worked in the STD/HIV field for over 24 years and is a Workforce Development Specialist for the Denver Prevention Training Center. He is part of a team responsible for the program coordination of the Denver PTC's Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) Program to expand high-impact HIV prevention activities within healthcare organizations. He supports PTC service delivery include continuous quality improvement approaches to improve healthcare systems to support HIV and STD prevention and care. In addition, he has 10 years experience in non-profit marketing with an emphasis in STD's and HIV. He also led the first rapid HIV testing program and training in Mexico and is one of the only two testing counselors who has provided HIV testing high in all 48 states of the continental US, which included the Navajo and Lakota Nations as part of the Magic Johnson HIV Testing Tour in 2010. He is a Denver native and has a master’s degree in Latin American Studies from California State University Los Angeles and currently working towards his second master’s degree in Ecopsychology at Naropa University.