RT 2013 AIDS walk 01Students in the School of Health Professions Respiratory Therapy Class of 2015 recently participated in the 22nd Annual Magic City AIDS Walk and 5K Run. In addition to walking the event, some members of the class volunteered at the registration table to make sure the sign up process went smoothly.

Pictured walking (from left to right) are Jerrica Knight, Lillyvette Ostenson, Ashley Johnson, Jolanda Diggins, Kanesha Thompson.

RT 2013 AIDS walkThe event, held at Avondale Park Sept. 22, featured family friendly activities including live music, the Birmingham Metro Choir, vendor fairs, free health screenings and some activities for the young and those who will be forever young.

Pictured hula-hooping (from left to right) is Jerrica Knight and Kanesha Thompson.

The walk and run was produced and managed by Birmingham AIDS Outreach. All proceeds went to benefit AIDS research.