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HIV Travel Policy

The blog focuses on using new media in response to HIV/AIDS—but we frequently get questions about HHS’ policies related to HIV/AIDS. To respond to this need, we are creating a new biweekly post that will provide a paragraph about…

Responding to HIV in the Native Community: Part II

New Media | January 20, 2009 Read the full post
Indian Country Today

Indian Country Today Audio Recordings We discussed HIV and AIDS among American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) in our previous post, and talked about what we know and don’t know about AI/AN new media access. This week we want to…

Responding to HIV in the Native Community: Part I

New Media | January 13, 2009 Read the full post
Indian Health Service Logo

Indian Health Service HIV/AIDS Program Last week, we gave a presentation on new media and American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) to the Office of Clinical and Preventive Services (OCPS) at the Indian Health Service. As Captain Scott Giberson, IHS…

Reflections on Our One-Year Anniversary

New Media | January 6, 2009 Read the full post Team - 2009

On our one-year blogging anniversary, the team wants to share with you some important things we’ve learned about new media and how we can use it in response to HIV and AIDS. First, as we noted in last week’s…

Looking Back: Lessons learned from the team

New Media | December 30, 2008 Read the full post

This has been a busy year for! We have learned along with you about the potential of using new media to respond to HIV. You’ve told us how you are using new media – sharing the challenges you’ve faced…

Happy, Healthy eHolidays: Using e-cards to connect and inform

New Media | December 23, 2008 Read the full post

Season’s greetings from! As the year comes to a close, we’ve been enjoying the e-cards arriving in our e-mail inboxes. But what are e-cards? And – aside from connecting us with friends and colleagues – how can we use…

Picture This: Intro to Photo Sharing for HIV/AIDS

New Media | December 16, 2008 Read the full post

A photograph can send a powerful message. Photo sharing has become an important new media tool that allows you not only to upload, store, and organize your photos, but also allows you to tag, share, and discuss them with your…

World AIDS Day 2008: The Power of YOU

New Media | December 9, 2008 Read the full post
WAD Flickr pool group

December 1 marked the 20th annual observance of World AIDS Day . At, we used several new media tools to commemorate this day. We invited you to blog, to upload photos of yourself wearing a red ribbon to social…