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U.S. PEPFAR Teams-up with Digital Influencers in Campaign to Support Treatment Expansion to Stop HIV/AIDS

Global | November 30, 2015 Read the full post
TreatmentForAll - UN Blog
Cross-posted from Office of the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy

“Treatment For All” campaign aims to use the power of social media for global change. On November 30, 2015, the eve of World AIDS Day, Emmy Award-winning television host Ricki Lake, digital influencers Wesley Stromberg, Sammy Wilkinson, Megan Nicole and…

NIH Statement on World AIDS Day 2015: Follow the Science to Fast-Track the End of AIDS

Research | November 30, 2015 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from NIAID News

When the first cases of what would become known as AIDS were reported in 1981, scientists and physicians did not know the cause and had no therapies to treat those who were infected. Times have changed and today physicians can…

The Stakes Could Not Be Higher

Global | November 27, 2015 Read the full post
Deborah Birx, MD, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
Cross-posted from Huffington Post

Editor’s Note: This blog post highlights the important work being done globally to combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). Today, the Joint United Nations Programme…

We’re thankful for safe travelers


As the nation reflects on the things for which we are thankful, the team would like to express gratitude to all our readers for following this blog. We appreciate your support for our work, and we look forward to…

PrEP: A Powerful Prevention Tool

CDC Vital Signs blog - Nov 2015

Yesterday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its 2015 HIV Vital Signs focusing on preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP). This Vital Signs includes two Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWR), one from CDC and one from New York State… Tips: Digital Resources for World AIDS Day

New Media | November 24, 2015 Read the full post
Tip 1 - WAD 2015 - FB and Instagram

For World AIDS Day 2015 on December 1, we’ve prepared 10 tips to support your World AIDS Day activities.We encourage you to share the first 5 tips and link to resources from across the U.S. Government. Stay involved! Join the…

Starting with Our Own: Federal Employees Mark World AIDS Day 2015


December 1 will mark the 28th annual observance of World AIDS Day. This year’s Federal theme is “The Time to Act Is Now”. Along with community stakeholders across the nation, Federal employees across the U.S. Government will pause to mark…

Digital Tools: Supporting the White House’s National HIV/AIDS Strategy ~ Example from the Corporate Sector

New Media | November 24, 2015 Read the full post
Miguel Gomez

As has been observed often, the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020, is a national plan, not just a federal one. Active participation from stakeholders across all sectors of society is needed to put the Strategy into action and end…