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  • Posted by Dr. Grant Colfax and Gayle Smith on December 2, 2013 at 5:07 PM

    An AIDS-free generation is within our reach, but it must be a shared responsibility. No one nation or entity can do it alone.



  • Posted by Jocelyn Samuels on December 2, 2013 at 4:17 PM

    In recognition of World AIDS Day 2013, the Department of Justice reaffirms its commitment to eradicating stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV and AIDS across our country. This year’s observance offers us the chance to both reflect on the work we have done in the past year to protect the rights of people with HIV/AIDS and – due to the sad truth of continuing discrimination – the significant work to be done in the year ahead.



  • Posted by Grant Colfax, MD on December 2, 2013 at 12:59 PM

    On World AIDS Day 2013, the White House Office of National AIDS Policy releases a report outlining the first recommendations and action steps from the HIV Care Continuum Initiative detailing how federal efforts will be integrated to improve outcomes along the care continuum



  • Posted by Dr. Grant Colfax on November 21, 2013 at 8:25 PM

    President Obama signs into law the HIV Organ Policy Equity (HOPE) Act, bipartisan legislation that updates regulations from 1988 to reflect our advances in understanding and treating HIV



  • Posted by Jonathan Mermin on September 27, 2013 at 1:20 PM

    National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD) is an observance that reminds us that HIV continues to take a heavy toll on gay and bisexual men across the United States



  • Posted by Ronald Valdiserri on September 25, 2013 at 11:47 AM

    The Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) hosted a number of HIV/AIDS leaders from across the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as well as many non-federal stakeholders to recognize and reflect on major accomplishments across HHS in implementing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy



  • Posted by Dr. Grant Colfax and Lynn Rosenthal on September 6, 2013 at 3:15 PM

    A report from the President’s Working Group on the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health Disparities charts a path forward to improve collaboration among agencies by leveraging federal resources in support of the health and wellbeing of women and girls, particularly those living with or at high-risk for HIV/AIDS and violence



  • Posted by Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Valerie Jarrett on July 15, 2013 at 2:45 PM

    Three years ago, President Obama announced an historic comprehensive plan to help turn the tide on HIV/AIDS in the United States: the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. The Strategy has given a new sense of direction, and purpose in our fight against HIV and AIDS.



  • Posted by Grant Colfax on June 27, 2013 at 12:11 PM

    President Obama releases a statement regarding National HIV Testing Day and the importance of getting tested.



  • Posted by Dr. Howard K. Koh on May 17, 2013 at 6:28 PM

    May 19th has been designated as the National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.