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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Churches Participate in Program Providing HIV Testing to Residents

Eleven Baltimore churches on Tuesday provided HIV testing to local residents as part of a larger effort by the JACQUES Initiative, a program at the University of Maryland School of Medicine's Institute of Human Virology, the Baltimore Sun ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Government Should Pay for All Low-Income Residents' HIV/AIDS Care Under New Program, IOM Report Says

The U.S. government should subsidize HIV/AIDS care for all low-income residents, according to a report released on Thursday by a National Academies ' Institute of Medicine committee panel, the San Francisco Chronicle reports (Russell, San... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Federal, Community Assistance Programs Help HIV-Positive North Carolina Residents With Health Care, Social Costs

Some HIV-positive North Carolina residents are relying on federal and community assistance programs to manage their disease, NPR's "News & Notes with Ed Gordon " reported on Tuesday. Many low-income, HIV-positive U.S. residents must choose... Read more »
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A question about residency and HIV

Hey Dr. Bob,I have written you a couple of times in the past regarding incidences that have happened and you have always reassured me when you answered me. I think that youre awesome and am so thankful for all that you do. I am a resident in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Second-Year Resident,". . . I know that my thinking is pathological." I absolutely concur with your assessment!Do I really think that cognitive behavioral therapy will be useful to help you cope with your irrational fears of becoming... Read more »

Family Med Resident

Dr. Bob,I am a family medicine resident in a city that has a very high infection rate per CDC stats. And as reported, the great majority of those infected are African American. As part of the complete H&P I always ask my patients social hitory...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello FM PGY2,Although I know you are not trying to be racist, unfortunately in one way you are, but not in the way you might think. Certainly your message to African Americans that they must take care of themselves, use condoms and get tested,... Read more »

Very anxious resident...please please answer

Hi Dr. Bob,It is the resident again writing you. I wanted an honest opinion from you, and to disregard the fact that you know I have an excessive worry about HIV. I know that you told me the my fears considering the debriding incident are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Very Anxious Resident,I haven't changed my assessment; "Your fears regarding your debriding incident today are once again completely irrational." I also haven't changed my advice. See below.HIV testing is not warranted.... Read more »

resident just diagnosed

I am a 30 year old resident physician, recently diagnosed and generally healthy otherwise. I am concerned about joining a practice in the next 2 years and being discriminated against because of practice health care benefits and "ability to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,As much as we would like to believe discrimination doesn't happen in the field of medicine, obviously it does. The best advice I can give is choose your position wisely. Find a position where you can be open about your status. Practicing... Read more »
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FHI Resident Advisor in Viet Nam

Posted by Anonymous
FHI Resident Advisor in Viet Nam

Family Health International, an international PVO, is seeking an
experienced professional in HIV/AIDS/STDs for the Resident Advisor Position
based in Hanoi/Viet Nam.

The Resident Advisor will be responsible for... Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Assist senior prevention team members in carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct policy analysis on state HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Full description at: www.nastad.org.
Washington , District... Read more »

ADAP PROGRAM

Posted by Davidian
Hello to everybody

My name is Davide and I'm Italian S+.
I have a question for you: anybody of you are into the ADAP PROGRAM? It is a good program?
I have a lot of question, because I want to move to California (I'm permanent resident) but I need to... Read more »

Recycling medicines to Guatemala

Posted by Anonymous
I am currently working at the Luis Angel Garcia clinic in Guatemala City. We are the largest HIV clinic in Guatemala and will see about 400 new patients this year. We are in desperate need of medications, both anti-retrovirals and medicines for... Read more »