Category Archives: Vanessa Marquez

  1. The Shamless Plug!

    REGISTER FOR THIS CALL! Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt uncomfortable talking about anal sex and anal health. Have you noticed that people sometimes tend to cringe from embarrassment when the word “rectal” is uttered? Or that they may laugh a little too much, or try to change the subject too quickly? If you can identify Read More >>

    anal health, anal sex, AVAC, Fenway community healthhiv prevention, IRMA, rectal microbicide, Vanessa Marquez
  2. Meet Vanessa Marquez – A Friendly Rectal Microbicide Advocate

    “Thank the universe for organizations such as IRMA and individuals who are willing to inform and educate the population at large about the heavily stigmatized topic of anal sex. Without their efforts the possibility of rectal microbicides being readily accepted as a prevention method may not be possible. We must continue to lay the foundation for such Read More >>

    advocacy, Boston, Meet a Friendly Rectal Microbicide Advocate, USA, Vanessa Marquez