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Hiv Services In San Francisco

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Important Resources in the USA National Native American AIDS Prevention Center (NNAAPC) : (510) 444-2051; Project Inform : National HIV/AIDS Treatment Infoline : (800) 822-7422 or (415) 558-9051 in the San Francisco Bay Area or internationally Social Security Administration -- Benefits for People living with HIV/AIDS: Women Responding to Life-Threatening Diseases (WORLD) , Oakland, CA:...
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clinical experience in HIV

Hi Dr Bob, I am wanting to get clinical experience in the medical field specifically working with HIV patients, hows the best way to get involved with that? Also specifically in the San Francisco area do you know of any agencies that you may or may...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...inpatient HIV/AIDS service. If you are not in medical school, I'd suggest you contact various AIDS service organizations in San Francisco and inquire about volunteer opportunities that would meet your needs and fulfill your desire to help. Just... Read more »


Looking for an experienced HIV treatment DR. in Oakland or San Francisco, CA. I'm currently on Fuzeon as well as a number of other medications. My viral load was 70 on my last visit to the DR. in early Feb 2006. I'm relocating to CA from NY...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...There's a bumper crop of excellent HIV doctors in the San Francisco and East Bay areas. Rather than suggesting one myself, I'd encourage you to contact a bay area AIDS service organization (see Read more »

Trouble in San Francisco

Hi, I recently visited SF on business and could not believe the number of homeless people around union square and up on Market St near the Renoir Hotel. There was one man who had a sign reading "Have AIDS, please donate". He had KS lesions on his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...reasons. The weather is much more hospitable than Philly, for instance, especially if you have to live outside. HIV care and services here have always been considered to be a model for other cities. Also, because this city was hit so hard early... Read more »

Tired back...result of my HIV?

Dr. Frascino,Thanks so much for your voice of reason and humor. I live in Santa Clara, CA and was diagnosed with HIV a little over a month ago. I'm trying hard not to be concerned about every little thing, but I have noticed the past couple days...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...good massage and some gentle stretching exercises and maybe getting into yoga.As for getting involved in HIV/AIDS awareness in San Francisco, the opportunities are essentially endless. Just check in with any of the AIDS service organizations.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Mayor Rejects Proposed Budget Cuts to HIV/AIDS Services

... San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom recently rejected proposed cuts to HIV/AIDS services in his fiscal year 2009 budget, the San Francisco Chronicle Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

San Francisco Health Dept. Proposes Reducing Some HIV/AIDS Services as Part of Potential $25 Million Cut in FY 2005-2006 Budget

... San Francisco Department of Public Health officials on Friday proposed as much as $25 million in budget cuts for fiscal year 2005-2006, including Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

San Francisco AIDS Foundation Marks 20 Years of AIDS Service

...With pride and sadness, friends and supporters of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation marked the organization's 20th anniversary on May 9. The dinner -- which celebrated the foundation's tenacity Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: 1,900 Cyclists Embark on AIDS Ride

... In San Francisco Sunday, more than 1,900 bicyclists set out on the 545-mile, seven-day AIDS/Lifecycle ride to Los Angeles. Now in its ninth year, Read more »
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Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...antiretroviral therapy (ART) to persons with HIV/AIDS in resource poor settings. The project is funded by the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), as part of the Presidents Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). In Rwanda,... Read more »

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...pieces of furniture a queen size mattress. I have very little possessions. I need to move from East Oakland, Elmhurst area to San Francisco, Tenderloin in a special HUD program for people dealing with disabilities and low income. The residence... Read more »

AIDS LifeCycle (and then some)

Posted by ynot
...Classes Tour In September, there was Donation Yoga Classes on Ocean Beach. In October, there was Free Yoga Classes at City Hall, San Francisco. In December, there was Free Yoga Classes at Dolores Park - San Francisco And so far in January,there... Read more »