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Capitol Hill Briefing Kicks Off Countdown to National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

National Latino HIV AIDS Awareness Day logo

On Tuesday, September 20, I had the opportunity to speak at a briefing on Capitol Hill about National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD). The briefing kicked off activities that will culminate in the annual observance of the AIDS awareness day…

Birmingham Kicks Off First of Five Fall Implementation Dialogues on the NHAS
Cross-posted from The White House Office of National AIDS Policy Blog

The first of a series of five Implementation Dialogues was held on September 27 in Birmingham, Alabama, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Alys Robinson Stephens Preforming Arts Center.  The meeting focused on “Incorporating Prevention and Care Research Into…

Mobilizing Public and Private Sector Investments to Support Critical HIV Services
Cross-posted from The White House Office of National AIDS Policy Blog

The White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation and the Office of National AIDS Policy held a joint meeting on Friday, September 9th on “Mobilizing Public and Private Sector Investments to Support the Goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy,” in which 25

HHS Reviews Progress Towards National HIV/AIDS Strategy Goals

Ronald Valdiserri

Last week, representatives of Operating Divisions and Staff Offices from across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) gathered to review major accomplishments of our collective efforts to implement the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) over the past year….

30 Years of AIDS: Ambassador Eric Goosby

Eric Goosby 30 Years of AIDS video

In the sixth and final video of our 30 Years of AIDS series, Ambassador Eric Goosby, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, talks about his experiences spanning from when he was a resident at the San Francisco General Hospital and saw what…

Ready to Join us in Facing AIDS for World AIDS Day 2011?

New Media | October 4, 2011 Read the full post

Co-authored by Mindy Nichamin, New Media Coordinator

Write. Snap. Share.

That’s how easy it is to participate in’s Facing AIDS 2011 for World AIDS Day (December 1) photo initiative — back by popular demand!

Community Engagement in NIAID’s HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Networks

Research | September 29, 2011 Read the full post
Future Directions for NIAID HIV Research: Consider and Comment

Since early in the HIV/AIDS epidemic, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has involved community representatives and advocates in the research process.   The nature and scope of the community’s involvement have grown over the years, but the…

New Media Round-Up

New Media | September 27, 2011 Read the full post
Red Ribbon Week Calendar

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you probably know that planning is a very important part of our approach to new media. What you might not know is that we often plan our blog posts, particularly those…