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Posted byon June 8, 2011 at 8:00 AM EST
Caribbean-American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is designed to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in Caribbean communities in the United States and its territories. Raising awareness is a necessity because Caribbean communities are at elevated risk for HIV infection.
Posted byon June 7, 2011 at 2:22 PM EST
As we reflect on the thirtieth year of the HIV pandemic, Jeffrey Crowley, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy, shares two developments at the White House as we mark this somber, but important milestone.
Posted byon June 7, 2011 at 12:00 PM EST
Christian Castro, a Program Director in the Latino Commission on AIDS, describes the importance of mobilizing communities and sharing stories to better address HIV/AIDS.
Posted byon June 6, 2011 at 4:18 PM EST
Brian Bond, Deputy Director of the Office of Public Engagement, commemorates thirty years of the fight against HIV/AIDS. The anniversary marks an opportunity to raise awareness and improve research on this pandemic.
Posted byon June 2, 2011 at 12:39 PM EST
Check out video of a special live discussion on the 30th anniversary of the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Posted byon May 19, 2011 at 8:00 AM EST
Dr. Howard Koh, Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, discusses the importance of observing National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Posted byon May 9, 2011 at 2:23 PM EST
Jeffrey S. Crowley, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy, discusses his trip to Johannesburg, South Africa, to attend the annual meeting of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief PEPFAR.
Posted byon March 18, 2011 at 1:31 PM EST
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Indians and Alaska Natives are highly impacted by HIV/AIDS despite that less they make up less than 1 percent of those living with HIV. CDC is working with the Indian Health Service on preventive meansures and promotion programs.
Posted byon March 10, 2011 at 1:37 PM EST
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office on Women's Health is bringing attention to the impact of HIV and AIDS on women and girls in the United States. Tomorrow, people from across the United States will gather at the White House to discuss this epidemic.
Posted byon February 24, 2011 at 7:53 PM EST
Organizations in the private sector are helping the Federal Government meets the goals outline in its National HIV/AIDS Strategy. These foundations and businesses are improving the quality of life of HIV/AIDS patients.