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Akilah Wise, Ph.D.

Akilah Wise is a public health scientist and journalist based in Atlanta, Georgia. She’s a past fellow of the Dalla Lana Fellowship in Global Journalism at the University of Toronto and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

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Increased HIV Testing and Treatment for Black Bisexual Men May Have Played a Role in HIV Drop in Black Women. But Has the Stigma Gone Away?

Researchers say the “bisexual bridge” theory creates stigma and biphobia.

By Akilah Wise, Ph.D.