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AIDS.gov Webinar Page: Updated! Free!

New Media | November 4, 2014 Read the full post
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Why Webinars? We have heard from many that it can be difficult to learn about or keep track of multiple webinars and online training events occurring all over the country. To make that task easier, AIDS.gov offers our enhanced Webinars…

VIDEO Message for World AIDS Day: Focus. Partner. Achieve – An AIDS-free Generation

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Today, with just over four weeks until World AIDS Day (December 1), we are honored to provide an important video message about World AIDS Day that introduces this year’s theme: Focus. Partner. Achieve: An AIDS-free Generation. In this video, Dr….

NIH Launches ClinRegs Website on International Clinical Research Regulations

Research | November 3, 2014 Read the full post
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An online database of country-specific clinical research regulatory information is now available at clinregs.niaid.nih.gov. Developed by NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the ClinRegs website is designed to help the research community plan international clinical trials more…

Silence is Deadly: Combating the Epidemic of Viral Hepatitis

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Silence=Death. That phrase was used by the advocacy group ACT UP to end the silence about the AIDS crisis in the United States. This is no less true for the issue of viral hepatitis, which claims the lives of 12,000-18,000…

HHS awards $2.2 billion in grants for HIV/AIDS care and medications

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Cross-posted from The Health Resources and Services Administration

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today that more than $2.2 billion in grants was awarded in fiscal year (FY) 2014 to cities, states and local community-based organizations, funded through the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. This funding…

5 Steps to stay covered through the Marketplace in 2015

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Cross-posted from HealthCare.gov

Did you know that if you bought a health insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace in 2014, you can renew your current plan or enroll in a different plan for 2015? There may be new, more affordable health care…

PrEPline Provides Clinicians with Advice on New HIV Prevention Tool

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A new telephone consultation service was launched earlier this month to provide free, expert advice to clinicians across the United States about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), an important new HIV prevention tool. PrEP involves taking a daily pill containing two antiretroviral…

HOPWA’s first month on Twitter!

New Media | October 28, 2014 Read the full post
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Who are we? The Office of HIV/AIDS Housing (OHH)  is a small, six-person office in the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development. We are responsible for administering a program called “Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS” (HOPWA), the only Federal…