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Speakers Announced for December 8th Listening Session on HIV Prevention and Care with the Transgender Community


The HHS Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) is sponsoring a community listening session to hear about the ways that the Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Fund (SMAIF) might help to further improve HIV prevention and care for transgender…

Using Digital Communication at World AIDS Day 2016

New Media | November 22, 2016 Read the full post
World AIDS Day 2016

Since the first World AIDS Day in 1988, we have seen tremendous changes in our collective response to HIV and AIDS–including changes in the way advocates, leaders, people affected by the virus, and others communicate about HIV. (Check out our…

Get Ready for World AIDS Day 2016


World AIDS Day – December 1 –  is rapidly approaching! The U.S. Government theme for this year’s observance is Leadership. Commitment. Impact., and we want to point you to the information and tools you’ll need to incorporate the theme in…

Promoting Innovation and Collaboration: SMAIF Awards Strengthen Response to HIV Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities

FY16 SMAIF Allocations by Agency

We have made incredible progress in HIV treatment and prevention, but too many Americans from all walks of life still get HIV, and too people with HIV are dying needlessly. Since the early years of the epidemic, the impact of…

You Can Help Consumers, Providers And Enrollment Assisters Get The Facts About Health Coverage

ACE Poster: with Joey

HIV programs have been doing great work to get people living with HIV enrolled in Marketplace health coverage since Open Enrollment began on November 1. Here are some resources to help keep it going! Resources for consumers and HIV providers:…

Linking Health Care to Housing through HRSA Safety Net Programs

Cross-posted from HHS Blog

Summary: When people have stable living conditions, it positively impacts their health. Recognizing this, HRSA programs have linked health care services and housing. When people have stable living conditions, it positively impacts their health. Programs across the Health Resources and…

NIH Spotlights HIV Cure Research

Research | November 15, 2016 Read the full post

In two Facebook Live events from NIAID’s Strategies for an HIV Cure conference this week we learned about advances in HIV cure research from leaders in HIV science. Dr. Fauci Reflects on the State of HIV Cure Research As the…

Social Media Lab at #TransHealth16: Learn How To Amplify HIV Messages With Digital Tools

New Media | November 15, 2016 Read the full post
Transhealth Conference Social Media Lab and What Works in Youth HIV are offering a Social Media Lab at the 4th annual National Trans Health Conference  (#TransHealth16) this week. is funded by the Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Fund (SMAIF), and we are always looking…