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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Profiles Group Training S. African Women on Preventing Vertical HIV Transmission, Mentoring Other Women

The Los Angeles Times on Friday profiled Mothers' Programmes, a group that provides training for South African HIV-positive pregnant women about how to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission and later mentor other HIV-positive pregnant women.... Read more »
HealthHIV

HIV Workforce Capacity Building Initiative Seeks Mentors and Mentees

Are you seeking guidance and information about providing effective HIV care at your clinic? Look no further than HealthHIV's HIV Workforce Capacity Building Initiative . This cutting-edge program matches physicians, nurse practitioners, and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Mexico: Albuquerque Program Has Barbers Mentoring Youth

The South Valley Male Involvement Project (SVMIP) in Albuquerque aims to improve educational and clinical services for men, reduce risky behavior, and prevent violence, teen pregnancy, and STDs. Barbers offer a great opportunity for furthering the... Read more »
Ask the Experts

overweight hiv positive seeks safe weight loss program

Please advise a safe weight loss program for an hiv positive woman who needs to lose 35 pounds, not yet taking medication. Will this kind of weight loss advance the virus more quickly, and thus the need to start meds sooner? Thanks....
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
Before you begin your weight loss program, you should discuss your plans for weight reduction with your HIV care provider. You don't mention your HIV clinical status and lab findings, but if you're not on meds, I'm assuming that... Read more »

ADAP and HIV programs?

Hello. I've been HIV positive for 5 years now and live in Kentucky. I'm on the ADAP program here which pays for my Trizivir, but am considering relocating to another state. Are some states better funded with ADAP monies and have better...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Yes, some states do indeed have better funded HIV/AIDS assistance programs and it's definitely worth checking the situation out before you move. Your current HIV specialist may be able to provide this information to you based on the... Read more »

Assistance Programs for Radiesse and Sculptra/HIV

I have been informed by a new physician that the HIV Assistance Program for Sculptra is no longer available. Also, my primary physician no longer offers Radiesse. Are either HIV Assistance programs still available?With thanks,Bob...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
These programs are still active. Valeant is the company that now owns Sculptra, so the patient assistance forms and details of the program have changed.Here is the <a... Read more »

Any programs for those who cannot afford an HIV specialist?

I recently moved to a small town and accepted a job. The insurance has no HIV specialists in their network and so far the doctors I have tried have never seen an HIV case and cannot help me. I have had problems with severe anemia and have had to...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
Unless your plan has a provision that it will pay for out-of-network charges at network co-pays if you are referred out-of-network by a network physician because there are no network physicians who can treat the illness, your only option is to pay... Read more »
Connect With Others

Senior Program Manager - OAR Caribbean Program

Posted by sssrecruiter
Social &amp; Scientific Systems, a growing employee-owned technical and research support firm in Silver Spring, Maryland, has an immediate opening for a Senior Program Manager to serve as the lead program person for OAR Caribbean Program. The... Read more »

Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials

Posted by Anonymous
The American Red Cross Wants You To Help Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials


Application Deadline: Friday, May 9, 2003


For more information
Contact Shauna R. Cooper at (703) 206-6986 or coopers@usa.redcross.org


The American Red Cross National... Read more »

HIV Operations Program Director < Miami

Posted by Anonymous
Channge Incorporated Centre for AIDS Services for Women

HIV Operations Program Director

Administrative work planning/directing/evaluating/informational and counseling services in Miami-Dade County. Disease surveillance and control experience... Read more »

HIV Program Director , PA

Posted by Anonymous
York Health Corporation

HIV Program Director
Director of a multi-title collaboration providing primary care and HIV management for approximately 330 patients. Position requires health and human service experience, budget management, grant writing... Read more »