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U.S. Conference on AIDS – Highlights of Day 2

Phill Wilson, Founder/CEO of the Black AIDS Institute addresses the 2011 USCA (photo courtesy of E. Negron/NMAC)

This is the second in our series of daily highlights from USCA 2011. The National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) was featured prominently again in several sessions. Game Changers – Redefining HIV Yesterday’s inspiring and thought provoking plenary session challenged the more than…

U.S. Conference on AIDS – Highlights of Day 1

Secretary Sebelius Addresses USCA

The 15th annual U.S. Conference on AIDS got underway yesterday in Chicago. Over the next four days we’ll be sharing brief daily highlights from the conference focusing particularly on issues related to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS). Our first post…

An Inspiring Vision: Creating an AIDS-Free Generation

Global | November 9, 2011 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from The State Department Blog

Yesterday, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke at the National Institutes of Health about the remarkable progress that we have made in 30 years of fighting AIDS (You can watch or read her remarks here.) The Secretary also highlighted…

The U.S. Conference on AIDS and the Affordable Care Act

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This week marks the start of the 2011 United States Conference on AIDS (USCA), November 10-13 in Chicago. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will speak at the opening plenary on Thursday, November 10. Related to these remarks,…

Secretary Clinton Delivers Remarks on the Future of the Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic

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Cross-posted from DipNote U.S. Department of State Official Blog

A note from the AIDS.gov team: Yesterday morning, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton affirmed the U.S. government’s commitment towards an AIDS-free generation. This historic announcement echoes the three goals of the United States’ National HIV/AIDS Strategy: (1) to reduce…

Announcing the Leading Health Indicators Apps Challenge

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Cross-posted from HHS.gov/Open

Today, at the 138th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Dr. Howard Koh, our Assistant Secretary for Health, and I joined a distinguished group of health leaders for a discussion about the new “Leading Health Indicators” for…

How the Administration on Aging Embraced Social Media through Facebook

New Media | November 8, 2011 Read the full post
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In 2009, Facebook’s popularity was escalating and we started to believe that we were missing an important communications opportunity if we didn’t develop an Administration on Aging (AoA) Facebook page.  Before we started planning AoA’s Facebook page , we needed…

Improving Health Disparities Data for a Healthier Nation

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Cross-posted from The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Blog

This year we have achieved important milestones in our commitments to reduce racial and ethnic health disparities, including the release of Healthy People 2020 and the National Prevention Strategy, as well as the launch of the HHS Action Plan to…