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Will Someone Be Denied Immigration With Hiv

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What does PEPFAR's passing mean for HIV-positive immigration?

Dear Dr. Bob,Now that Bush has signed the PEPFAR bill and the HIV ban on immigration has been eliminated, what does that mean for HIV-positive people hoping to get work visas or even green cards for the US? Will HHS lift HIV off it's list of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...world community as well!) is determined to press the administration to immediately start the process to lift the travel and immigration ban. But, personally, I wouldn't hold my breath. Certainly, when Obama takes the helm, this obnoxious and... Read more »

Immigration laws in the USA relating to HIV

Dear Sowadsky,If a non US citizen living in USA with visa and work permission takes an HIV test in... Read more »

Hiv & Immigration

this is in response to the questions about being allowed into the country if you have hiv. I'm a... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Globe and Mail Examines "Alarming Rise" in HIV Prevalence Rate Among African, Caribbean Immigrants in Canada

...HIV-positive immigrants were denied entry and 677 HIV-positive immigrants entered the country, up from 276 in 2002 ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 5/14). According to statistical modeling research conducted by University of Toronto ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

United Kingdom Should Provide Free HIV/AIDS-Related Treatment to Immigrants, Asylum Seekers, Report Says

...HIV-positive asylum seekers and immigrants in the United Kingdom should receive antiretroviral drugs and other HIV/AIDS-related treatment at no cost to avoid further spread of the virus, according to a report released on Sunday by the House of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York City HIV/AIDS Advocates Conducting Increased HIV/AIDS Education Among Mexican Immigrants

... HIV/AIDS advocates in New York City have begun intensifying their education and outreach efforts among Mexican immigrants in an effort Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Changes to France's Immigration Law Increasing Difficulty for HIV-Positive Immigrants to Obtain Residence Visa, Access to Treatment

...on their application, PlusNews reports. According to PlusNews , HIV-positive immigrants can obtain assistance in accessing HIV/AIDS treatment and avoiding deportation from many organizations in the country, especially in Paris. About 20,000... Read more »
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HIV and immigration OUT of USA

Posted by Dizengoff, 4 Replies
...I am HIV+. My life is now over before it even began. All I want is someone to share my life with. I have tried, and cannot get a boyfriend... Read more »

Looking for a New York immigrant living with HIV

Posted by LTnewyork
...I am a reporter working on an article on immigrants living with HIV/AIDS. Please contact me at larrytung@hotmail.com if you are willing to share your experience. Your identity will not be revealed Read more »

hiv - immigration

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I need info/help from anyone that has been through the process of applying for a green card with HIV issues, particularly those with H-1B status trying for permanent residency. Thank you. NYC Read more »

immigration and H.I.V

Posted by evenaive, 3 Replies
I dont know if anyone would have a clue about this - but I am getting tested this week - the thing is my fiance lives in America and I live in the UK - he is aware of my position at the moment and is very supportive - but we had planned to marry... Read more »