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New study underscores the power of HIV testing and treatment

Research | February 25, 2015 Read the full post
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It’s been four years since a clinical trial showed that early treatment of HIV infection can dramatically reduce the chances of HIV transmission. In that time, our nation’s prevention efforts have been transformed to help get many more people with…

Conversations from CROI 2015: CDC’s Dr. Jonathan Mermin

Research | February 24, 2015 Read the full post

While at the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)  this week, Dr. Ronald Valdiserri, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Infectious Diseases, sat down with Dr. Jonathan Mermin, Director of CDC’s National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention,…

NIH’s Dr. Carl Dieffenbach Shares Highlights as CROI 2015 Begins (Video)

Research | February 24, 2015 Read the full post

As the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) got underway in Seattle yesterday, February 23, we spoke with Dr. Carl Dieffenbach, Director of the Division of AIDS at NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). He…

Top 10 Things (We Think) You Don’t Know about DigitalGov

New Media | February 24, 2015 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from DigitalGov Blog

Editor’s Note: This blog is cross-posted from DigitalGov, an initiative of the Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies in the U.S. General Services Administration. The initiative aims to help agencies build a 21st century digital government. Things you don’t know about this…

CDC News: First-of-its-kind model estimates HIV transmission at each stage of care


Today, JAMA Internal Medicine published a new CDC study showing that 9 in 10 new HIV infections in the United States could be averted by diagnosing people living with HIV and ensuring they receive prompt, ongoing care and treatment.  The…

CDC’s 2013 HIV Surveillance Report Now Available Online

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Cross-posted from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) annual HIV Surveillance Report titled Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2013, is now available online [PDF 2.9MB]. The report summarizes information about diagnosed HIV infection from 2009 to…

Scientific Advances in HIV and HCV To Be Examined Next Week at CROI 2015

Research | February 20, 2015 Read the full post

The 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)   takes place next week in Seattle, Washington, and will be there. This annual scientific meeting of the world’s leading researchers working to understand, prevent, and treat HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C (HCV), Ebola,…

Millions of Americans Tell the Story

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Cross-posted from U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Blog

You may know my affection for numbers. They help us focus on impact. They help us learn and improve. And often they tell a story. The story of this Open Enrollment was written by millions of Americans who came to…