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"In many ways, the National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS reminds me of the efforts and action that took place in the earliest years of the epidemic," Richard Wolitski writes.
February is heart health month, a perfect time to focus our attention on an important area of concern in the HIV community: cardiovascular health.
A new video series uses digital storytelling to personalize the issue of health disparities and encourage a collective response to help end them.
The recent forum focused on racial and ethnic minority gay and bisexual men in the South and aimed to identify opportunities to increase regional coordination of HIV prevention and treatment efforts.
"What haunts me the most are my memories of being a volunteer HIV testing counselor in the late 1980s and early 1990s," writes Richard Wolitski, Ph.D., as he reflects on this year's World AIDS Day.
"We want our program to reflect today's science, as well as the terms most of our visitors use to tell their stories about HIV or to search for information about HIV and AIDS on our website," Miguel Gomez writes.
In September, during the U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA), AIDS.gov shared information about and launched new web pages that describe the work of the Secretary's Minority AIDS Initiative Fund (SMAIF).
The EEOC, responsible for enforcing federal laws against employment discrimination and one of the federal agencies engaged in implementing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, recently announced that it has filed two HIV discrimination lawsuits.
"We're at the start of something new, something important, that's just starting to catch fire," Richard Wolitski, Ph.D., writes. "I can't tell you how many conversations I had with government, national and community leaders last week at USCA about wh...
Conversations With HRSA Leaders About PLWH Leadership, Housing and More From 2016 Ryan White Conference
Federal HIV leaders from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration's HIV/AIDS Bureau share highlights from the 2016 National Ryan White Conference on HIV Care and Treatment.