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NAACP Hosts Summit on HIV Among African Americans


To raise greater awareness of the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS in the African American community and mobilize action by community members, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Harvard University Center for AIDS Research co-hosted…

mHealth Summit Update

New Media | December 6, 2011 Read the full post

Today is the second day of the mHealth Summit in Washington DC. The largest event of its kind, the summit brings together leaders in government, the private sector, industry, academia, providers and not-for-profit organizations from across the mobile health ecosystem…

Staying Healthy During Flu Season: Advice for People Living with HIV/AIDS


Flu season is upon us; so, it’s time for everyone in the HIV/AIDS community to prepare. We all know that that the flu can make anyone sick. But did you know that people with long-term health conditions—including HIV/AIDS as well…

World AIDS Day Press Statement from Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Clinton
Cross-posted from U.S. Department of State

Today we pay tribute to the millions of lives lost and families affected by HIV/AIDS. We also recognize the brave individuals living with HIV who carry the burden of this disease every day. It is in their honor that we…

World AIDS Day 2011
Cross-posted from The Justice Blog

On this World AIDS Day, the Department of Justice reconfirms its leadership role in combating discrimination against people with HIV and AIDS. We  remain committed to realizing our mission under President Obama’s landmark National HIV/AIDS Strategy, to address the stigma…

Forging Ahead on World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day logo
Cross-posted from The Official Blog of the U.S. Department of Labor

This year, on World AIDS Day, a new report from the United Nations shows we’ve achieved an encouraging 21 percent reduction in deaths of people living with HIV/AIDS across the globe. With so many people living longer, healthier lives, we…

President Obama announces new efforts to end the AIDS epidemic in the United States
Cross-posted from Department of Health & Human Services Press Release

President Barack Obama today announced accelerated efforts to increase the availability of treatment to people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States in conjunction with World AIDS Day 2011.  The president directed the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services…

HUD’s World AIDS Day Commemoration: A Look to the Future
Cross-posted from The HUDdle - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Official Blog

This year’s World AIDS Day marks an occasion to reflect on the 30 year struggle with HIV and to renew and invigorate our commitment to ending AIDS.  At HUD, the Office of HIV/AIDS Housing helped to lead the Department’s commemoration…