Gay Men’s Health Summit: Come Out, Be Out, Be Healthy

Oct. 10, 2014 / By

Come celebrate National Coming Out Day at an event full of Wellness for the Mind, Body, and Soul!

Join the Health Department, The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach, Anthony Mills MD Inc and the GMHS Planning Committee for our Gay Men’s Health Summit. It’s FREE, on Saturday, October 11,2014 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at the Courtyard Marriot, 500 East First Street, Long Beach, CA 90802. For more information call 562/570.4213 or The Center LB at 562/434.4455 or visit


This one day event will focus on gay men’s general, mental and sexual health. Come and participate in workshops, listen to guest speakers, and panelists presenting on important issues for today’s gay, bisexual, and/or gender fluid men.

Special Guest Speakers:

Dr. Robert García, Mayor of the City of Long Beach, Opening Plenary

Dr. Tony Mills, Southern California Men’s Medical Group, Lunch Plenary on PrEP

Thomas Alleman, Artist and Photographer

Some of the topics presented will be PrEP, Relationships and Intimacy, “Ask the Doctor”, Healthy Cruising, LGBTQ History, Stigma, Faith & Spirituality, Addiction & Recovery.

Lunch will be provided at no cost to registered participants.

There will be a FREE raffle for all registered participants.

Parking will be provided for registered participants. We also encourage participants to carpool, and you can download the Uber app on your smartphones and use the promotional code USCA2014 to get a $25 credit on an Uber ride.



VoiceWaves is a Long Beach youth-led journalism and media-training project. The youth, ages 16-24, are learning to report, write, and create digital journalism content. Their reports will raise awareness of community health issues and activate change.