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Midwest Aids Prevention Project

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: AIDS Project Spreads Prevention Message in Watsonville

On Friday, HIV prevention workers hosted a health fair targeting Latinos in Watsonville's City Plaza. The event, held ahead of National Latino AIDS Awareness Day, offered free testing, prevention education, and entertainment. "The goal, besides... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Summit Will Examine Meth Prevention

On Saturday, Feb. 24, the Midwest AIDS Prevention Project will present a daylong summit on methamphetamine use prevention. Jim Pickett of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, who helped design that city's response to meth use in the gay community, will... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Detroit: Group Uses Internet to Reach Gays

The Midwest AIDS Prevention Project in Detroit has launched the SexEd4U program, in which trained HIV counselors join America Online chat rooms to reach gay and bisexual men who use the Internet to meet other men. The counselors answer questions... Read more »
Ask the Experts

AIDS social solutions project

1. Why don't people use proper prevention equippment?2. Does HIVAIDS affect any other part of the body other than the immune system?3. Why haven't I heard about AIDS prevention and transmission until I started this project? 4. Is there...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
1) There are a lot of reasons. The biggest reason is that using condoms doesn't feel as good as not using them. People also say that using a condom can interfere with the continuity of sex, make it difficult to maintain an erection, or cause an... Read more »

Scared I was infected at Aids project testing site

Hi Dr Bob, After 8 years I finaly got the courage to go take a rapid test at my local site called the aids project. I felt great after hearing my counselor tell me that my oraquick test was negative. That feeling only lasted for a few days while I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Scared in Mass.,You state, ". . . I think I am going crazy." I agree!Imagining faint red lines that really aren't there, worrying about scraped knuckles, fearing a lancet that has been safety engineered so it can't possibly... Read more »

Edward Green Harvard AIDS Project Right or Wrong?

Dear Dr. Bob, I was reading the newspaper "National Catholic Register" and they quote Edward Green as backing up the recent debacle with the Pope in Africa. I would love to know your thoughts on this. I was stunned to read this in print...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Count me (and nearly every other HIV specialist, HIV/AIDS organization, medical epidemiologist and person with even a modicum of common sense) among the "most people (who) disagree with Green." Enough said.Dr. Bob... Read more »

Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease part 2 (HIV IS 100% PREVENTABLE TODAY, 2009)

Thanks for your quick response. I have to disagree too on one point. You said that HIV is 100% preventable which is correct but it ignores the nature of human beings. Let me explain. Many actually know the ways of transmission but this leads not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sorry, I have to disagree with your disagreement!The statement that HIV is 100% preventable is completely true and has nothing to do with human nature! It's just a scientific fact that we could prevent all (or essentially all) HIV... Read more »
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Colorado AIDS Project

Posted by Anonymous
Colorado AIDS Project
Director of Prevention Services

Description:
Responsible for all Prevention Department personnel, budgets, grant reporting and evaluation. Member of executive management team. Bachelors degree and five years related experience.... Read more »

Need someone to talk to in the Midwest!

Posted by Wrangler39, 7 Replies
I am very new to this HIV thing. I tested + about 6 months ago. I am hitting rock bottom now, not sure if it is because the holidays or what. I am from Indiana and have nobody to talk to about this. Is there anyone around Indiana or Illinois... Read more »

UNICEF HIV/AIDS Project Officer - East Timor

Posted by Anonymous

UNICEF HIV/AIDS Project Officer - East Timor
Joe Thomas, East Timor
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UNICEF is actively looking for qualified applicants for this post. Please forward it to anyone you think may be interested. Info and contact e-mails... Read more »

Executive Director Kauai AIDS Project

Posted by Anonymous
Malama Pono- Kauai AIDS Project
Executive Director

Description: Executive Director develops, coordinates, and supervises the implementation of agency prevention and care programs and a desire to work with people and issues related to HIV/AIDS.... Read more »