Recent Posts

Announcing the Locator API

New Media | April 10, 2012 Read the full post

We’re pleased to announce a more flexible way to access the information found in our HIV/AIDS Service Provider Locator tool (a location-based search tool that allows you to search for testing services, housing providers, health centers and other service providers…

An Update From the Global Fund Board Meeting in Geneva

Global | April 10, 2012 Read the full post
Cross-posted from DipNote U.S. Department of State Official Blog

Recently, I met with my fellow Global Fund Board members in Geneva and I am buoyed by the reform that is happening at the Fund under the leadership of new General Manager Gabriel Jaramillo. As everyone knows, the United States…

Many Pre-Conference Events Planned for AIDS 2012


Though the Opening Session on Sunday evening, July 22nd marks the official start of XIX International AIDS Conference AIDS 2012 , delegates may wish to consider arriving well before then to participate in the many pre-conference events taking place in…

Who. What. When. Where. Widget.

New Media | April 5, 2012 Read the full post

We think a lot about spreading the news. Today we are excited to launch the Federal HIV/AIDS News Feed Widget. The widget consolidates the many federal HIV/AIDS news updates released by our partner U.S government (USG) agencies. Follow the…

Updated HHS Adult and Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Now Available

AIDS Info Guidelines
Cross-posted from AIDSinfo at-a-Glance (Issue No. 13 | March 27, 2012)

The HHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents released updated Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-1-Infected Adults and Adolescents last week. Revisions to the October 14, 2011, version of the guidelines include both new sections…

Open Data in Action: What is an API?

New Media | April 3, 2012 Read the full post

In the past, information or data sharing typically required a fee or specific agreements. For example, if you wanted to get content from a news article, you had to buy a newspaper. Technology has changed how we share information: it…

White House Office Hours: Combatting the Spread of HIV/AIDS Among Women and Girls
Cross-posted from White House Office Hours: Combatting the Spread of HIV/AIDS Among Women and Girls

There are approximately 1.2 million people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States, including more than 290,000 women.  Black and Hispanic  women account for nearly three-quarters of new HIV infections among women.  In July 2010, President Obama launched the first National…

The Next Step in Combatting the Spread of HIV/AIDS Among Women and Girls
Cross-posted from The White House Blog

As the Executive Director of the White House Council on Women and Girls, it is my honor to join Dr. Grant Colfax, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy and Lynn Rosenthal, the White House Advisor on Violence Against Women,…