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FDA Approves New Rapid HIV Test Delivering Results in 60 Seconds

Research | December 3, 2010 Read the full post
Richard Klein

Earlier this week the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of the INSTI™ HIV-1 Antibody Test, a new, single use rapid test for the detection of HIV antibodies developed by bioLytical Laboratories of Canada. The newly approved test…

Hairdressers Against AIDS: For a Beautiful World Without AIDS

New Media | December 1, 2010 Read the full post
Hairdressers Against AIDS (HAA) and the L'Oreal Foundation

As we continue to observe World AIDS Day, I want to acknowledge the partnership with the Global Business Coalition , which brought into a working relationship with Hairdressers Against AIDS (HAA) and their partner, the L'Oreal Foundation . Yesterday,…

Foursquare: Where are We on World AIDS Day?

New Media | December 1, 2010 Read the full post
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Today, on World AIDS Day, we re-dedicate ourselves to raising awareness about an epidemic that has claimed far too many lives. This is an opportunity for us to reflect on the many tools we use to reach our audience and…

Commemorating World AIDS Day
Cross-posted from Office of National AIDS Policy Blog

Today, Obama Administration officials and leaders in the AIDS community will speak at a World AIDS Day event at the White House to reflect on the lessons learned and the path forward in the fight against HIV and AIDS in…

World AIDS Day
Cross-posted from Health Protection, Perspectives Blog

Every year on December 1, we commemorate World AIDS Day to bring attention to the tremendous impact of the HIV epidemic in the United States and around the world. In observance of World AIDS Day, today CDC launched a special…

Tomorrow is World AIDS Day

FACING AIDS for the 37 friends I've lost to HIV

Tomorrow, December 1, is World AIDS Day. This year was an important one for those of us working to respond to HIV — from the signing of the Affordable Care Act, to the release of the White House National HIV/AIDS…

Lead Federal Departments Confer About National HIV/AIDS Strategy Plans

Representatives of each of the Federal agencies designated by the President as lead agencies responsible for implementing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) conferred by conference call last week to discuss the status of their respective department’s NHAS operational plans and…

The National HIV/AIDS Strategy at the 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care

Dr. Ron Valdiserri

The closing panel of the 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care provided an in-depth discussion of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) from a variety of unique perspectives. The session began with Dr. Anthony Fauci from…