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Successful Hiv Outreach

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Get the Facts
AIDS InfoNet

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

... What Is PEPFAR? Drug Approval 5-Year Goals, Progress and Budgets The Bottom Line What Is PEPFAR? In 2003, the U.S. congress passed a bill to provide money to foreign governments to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. This plan is the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR.) It is the largest commitment by any nation to combat a single disease in history. The total funds under PEPFAR total over $50...
Ask the Experts

Doubts about and need for HIV information

Hello. I received a preliminary HIV positive test result from a rapid test yesterday. I am pretty sure that this is not a false positive since I had a very obvious sero-conversion illness exactly two weeks after what I thought was a questionable...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...to conclusions about your status until you get this result.As for information, there are many websites that provide data on HIV. I recommend the following for starters:www.TheBody.comwww.cdc.gov/hivwww.aegis.comand many more that have links to... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...encourage you to keep reading and continue learning! As for politics, unfortunately in this country politics is intimately linked to HIV/AIDS awareness, education, prevention and treatment access. Consequently, it does and will continue to come... Read more »

Can a HIV- partner decrease chances with antivirals?

I am an HIV- partner in a discordant couple (mixed HIV status) relationship. We just recently found out that he was positive. We always practice safe sex, but I was wondering if I can decrease my chances of contracting HIV by taking anti-viral...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...in reducing HIV transmission. It is being conducted in collaboration with the San Francisco Department of Public Health, the AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta, and Fenway Community Health in Boston. (Note: The efficacy of a once-daily PrEP... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Peter,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? Well, no one knows, because she is tightly scripted by the McCain handlers. And she doesn't answer questions or consent to interviews. Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: AIDS Outreach Center Plans Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Event in Fort Worth

... The city of Fort Worth and AIDS Outreach Center will commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Monday, Feb. 7, with a 9 a.m.-1 p.m. event at Fort Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: HIV/AIDS Outreach Worker Uses Cab Drivers to Spread the Word

...and prevention. De Venanzi takes a creative approach to her work and utilizes volunteers to help spread the word about HIV/AIDS prevention. "It's very good to have all the ambassadors in the community," she said. As part of her efforts,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Advocates in Georgia Discuss Need for Improved Outreach Efforts, Particularly Those for Blacks, Rural Residents, Young People

... HIV/AIDS advocates in Georgia have become concerned that "[o]ld messages geared to urban, white, gay men simply don't resonate with many" Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Massachusetts Should Increase Funding for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Outreach Services, Editorial Says

... Massachusetts as "recently as 2001" was "spending $51 million a year to prevent HIV/AIDS and provide services to those suffering from the disease," a Boston Globe editorial says. However, HIV/AIDS spending "plummeted" Read more »
Connect With Others

Outreach Worker / HIV Counselor and Tester

Posted by Anonymous
...John XXIII AIDS Ministry Outreach Worker / HIV Counselor and Tester in Salinas, California The AACT Program (African-American Counseling Read more »

BEBASHI Care Outreach Worker--Philadelphia

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...diploma. Experience with street outreach programs desired. Experience working with minority populations on issues related to HIV/AIDS. Case management/counseling experience helpful, but not required. Must be willing to travel to impoverished... Read more »

HIV/AIDS jobs in S.CALIFORNIA

Posted by tre, 1 Reply
...I have a science background and years of experience in HIV/AIDS education, outreach and research and would like a F/T or P/T job in the southern california area. Any suggestions? Read more »

need information on current outreach-prev methods

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cruz aids projects and was wondering if anyone knows where i can fid information on the latest techniques for hiv prevention outreach for the msm (men who have sex with men) community E-mail me at: jamesr@scapsite.org Read more »