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Posted byon December 2, 2013 at 4:17 PM EDT
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 byon December 2, 2013 at 12:59 PM EDT
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 byon November 21, 2013 at 8:25 PM EDT
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 byon September 27, 2013 at 1:20 PM EDT
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 byon September 25, 2013 at 11:47 AM EDT
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
Addressing the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health DisparitiesPosted byon September 6, 2013 at 3:15 PM EDT
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 byon July 15, 2013 at 2:45 PM EDT
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 byon June 27, 2013 at 12:11 PM EDT
President Obama releases a statement regarding National HIV Testing Day and the importance of getting tested.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 6:28 PM EDT
May 19th has been designated as the National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 6:22 PM EDT
Find out how the implementation of proven HIV prevention strategies is helping to reduce the number of new infections