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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Preventive HIV Vaccines

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...working to develop effective microbicides for vaginal and rectal use and more effective cervical barriers (diaphragm).Finally, preventive measures even after exposure should be ramped up. These include increased awareness and availability of PEP... Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 3 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2010)

Thanks again. I understand your difficulties in managing a prevention forum since your objective is... Read more »

Preventive HIV Vaccines

...HIV vaccines are designed to protect HIV negative people from becoming infected or getting sick. This fact sheet focuses on preventive HIV vaccines. Although there is currently no vaccine to prevent HIV, researchers are developing and testing... Read more »
Project Inform

Preventive HIV Vaccines

...given population, the fewer people needed in a study to determine if a vaccine works. Are There Side Effects of Experimental Preventive HIV Vaccines? Each product will carry its own unique risk of side effects. In general, however, side... Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIAID Announces New Campaign to Raise Awareness of Preventive HIV Vaccine Research

...campaign, challenging young Americans to be the generation that ends AIDS through the discovery of a safe and effective preventive HIV vaccine. Using multi-generational pairs of individuals, the awareness ads compare major social issues such as... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Willingness to Participate and Enroll in a Phase 3 Preventive HIV-1 Vaccine Trial

...Characterizing high-risk populations who are willing to participate (WTP) in HIV vaccine trials is important for assessing the feasibility of large-scale efficacy trials. This study examined WTP in an HIV vaccine trial Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
Hello I'm an outreach worker in Pierson, Florida and I'm looking for a Hispanic teen or adult who lives near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention... Read more »

HIV Education and Prevention

Posted by GeorgeMaris
Education and prevention are the best ways to fight against HIV/AIDS. The stigma and prejudices that are associated with living with HIV need to be broken down. Read more »

Therapuetic Vaccine?

Posted by Anonymous
...National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said the study "provides some of the best evidence to date that a preventive HIV vaccine may protect against AIDS." "Although the vaccine did not prevent infection, it continues to keep the... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to promote condoms has not only undermined over two decades of HIV... Read more »