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We’re Stronger When We Work Together: Dr. Wolitski Shares Closing Thoughts from AIDS 2016

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As the 2016 International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) came to a close in Durban, South Africa, we visited via Facebook Live with Dr. Rich Wolitski, Acting Director of the HHS Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP). He reflected…

IHS HIV Leadership — Changes & Resources

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Today, we share some news from the Indian Health Service (IHS). This month, Lisa Neel, MPH, (Cherokee) has moved from her position as the lead voice of the IHS HIV/AIDS Programs to the Tribal Epidemiology Centers Program at IHS. In…

White House’s Dr. Lansky Shares Perspectives from AIDS 2016

Interview with Dr. Amy Lansky at AIDS 2016

As the third full day of the 2016 International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) came to a close in Durban, South Africa, we had an opportunity to speak with Dr. Amy Lansky, Director of the White House Office of National AIDS…

Retired? You have health insurance options

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Cross-posted from Healthcare.gov Blog

If you recently retired and aren’t eligible for Medicare yet, you may be able to get health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace. While retiring from a job alone doesn’t qualify you for a Special Enrollment Period, losing health insurance…

NIH’s Dr. Dieffenbach Shares Final Update from AIDS 2016

Research | July 20, 2016 Read the full post
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In his third and final update from the International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) in Durban, South Africa, NIH’s Dr. Carl Dieffenbach discussed highlights of ongoing HIV cure research presented at the conference. Dr. Dieffenbach, the Director of the Division of…

USAID’s David Stanton from AIDS 2016

Global | July 20, 2016 Read the full post
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USAID is among the many federal agencies engaged in the response to HIV around the globe. One of the PEPFAR implementing agencies, USAID is marking its 30th anniversary of working in the HIV response. At the International AIDS Conference (AIDS…

Elton John AIDS Foundation and PEPFAR Announce Inaugural LGBT Fund Recipients

Global | July 20, 2016 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from PEPFAR Press Room

Durban, South Africa – The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) and the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) are today announcing the first two recipients of The LGBT Fund. The inaugural recipients are the International HIV/AIDS Alliance (The…

CDC’s Drs. Hader and McCray Discuss Developments from AIDS 2016

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This morning, on the second full day of the International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) in Durban, South Africa, we had the chance to hear from Dr. Shannon Hader, Director of CDC’s Division of Global AIDS and TB, and Dr. Eugene…