Recent Posts

Statement by HHS Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell on the Affordable Care Act

HHS Logo
Cross-posted from HHS Press Office

Today’s Supreme Court decision confirms that the Affordable Care Act’s tax credits are available to all eligible Americans no matter where they live. Americans in all 50 states and the District of Columbia can continue to rely on the security…

5 Tips for National HIV Testing Day

New Media | June 25, 2015 Read the full post
NHTD_tip1 instagram

June 27 is the 20th annual observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD). Here are some tips for getting involved. 5 Tips for National HIV Testing Day 2015 TIP #1 This year’s theme is “Take the Test. Take Control.” Find resources,…

Celebrating LGBT Pride Month

Cross-posted from HHS Blog

Danny Garvin was a twenty-year-old living in New York City when he saw something happening at the Stonewall Inn. Over the next six days, he would be drawn into the riots that would inspire a generation of Americans to mobilize…

Eight Digital Resources for National HIV Testing Day 2015

New Media | June 23, 2015 Read the full post
June 26 - National HIV Testing Day

June 27 is the 20th annual observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD). Over the years, the emergence of digital tools has created new ways to communicate about the importance of knowing your HIV status—which is the first step toward…

Funding Available from NIH’s HIV/AIDS Community Information Outreach Project


NIH’s National Library of Medicine (NLM) has announced the solicitation of quotations from organizations and libraries to design and conduct projects for improving HIV/AIDS information access for patients and the affected community as well as their caregivers and the general…

NEW VIDEO! National HIV Testing Day Message from Dr. Ronald Valdiserri

Valdiserri Video Screen Grab

National HIV Testing Day is June 27, 2015. Please watch and share this new message on HIV testing from Dr. Ronald O. Valdiserri, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Infectious Diseases. The theme for National HIV Testing Day 2015 is: “Take…

Conversation with CDC’s Dr. Jono Mermin at the 2015 Summit on HCV & HIV


Recently, I had the opportunity to speak with my colleague Dr. Jonathan Mermin, Director of CDC’s National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, about the HIV and HCV outbreak in Indiana. This outbreak appears to reverse a…

Get Tested with Walgreens & Greater Than AIDS!

Cross-posted from Greater Than AIDS Blog

In the lead up to National HIV Testing Day (June 27th), Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS are teaming up with health departments and local AIDS service organizations to provide FREE HIV testing at select Walgreens stores in more than 150 cities…