APCOM’s AIDS2020 Pre-Conference Speaker
Ryan Tran is currently the Manager of Education and Outreach at ACAS. He is a Vietnamese gay man born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Starting at a young age, he now has 15 years of combined volunteer and working experience within the LGBTQ community.
His volunteer experience includes contributing to events, outreach, and peer support with Queer Asian Youth (QAY). As part of the ACAS Men’s Program, he provides sexual health outreach, education, and one-on-one support to gay, bisexual, queer Asian men. Highlights include producing online sexual health videos, starting a harm reduction support group, and coordinating an annual community forum. He also helped in launching an inclusive Asian men’s calendar promoting positive body image, a gay Asian speed dating event, and PinkDot Toronto.