Mazzoni Center is proud to welcome POZ Magazine as the National Media Sponsor of the 2019 Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference (PTWC), scheduled for July 25-27, 2019 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in downtown Philadelphia.

POZ magazine and are the nation’s leading publication and website about HIV/AIDS.  Serving the community of people living with and those affected by HIV/AIDS since 1994, POZ chronicles the AIDS pandemic domestically—and around the world.

“POZ is excited to be a national media sponsor for PTWC this year. We understand the disproportionate impact of HIV among trans people, so we look forward to amplifying the message of trans wellness to our readers across the country,” said Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr., Editor-in-Chief of POZ magazine and

“Mazzoni Center has been providing HIV care, education and prevention services since the onset of HIV/AIDS in 1981 and has remained at the forefront of designing and implementing programs and services to address the impact HIV has on our communities.  So, we are excited to partner with POZ Magazine who has been a vital source for HIV/AIDS news, treatment information, and related issues for 25 years,” said Alecia Manley Mazzoni Center COO and member of the Interim Leadership Team.

For more information on sponsoring PTWC 2019, contact Chelsea Switzer at or 215-563-0652 ext. 207. Or visit:

About the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference

The Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference, a program of Mazzoni Center, was created to educate and empower trans, gender non-conforming, and non-binary individuals on issues of health and well-being, and educate and inform allies and health service providers, and to facilitate networking and community building