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Posted byon March 19, 2010 at 5:10 PM EDT
March 20th is the fourth annual National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, an opportunity to raise awareness about a disease that disproportionately affects the American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Posted byon March 10, 2010 at 2:31 PM EDT
Tina Tchen details how the Office of National AIDS Policy is working with partners throughout the Federal Government to raise awareness and aid the prevention and treatment of a domestic epidemic where a women in the U.S. tests positive for HIV every 35 minutes.
Posted byon February 26, 2010 at 6:17 PM EDT
Report from National HIV/AIDS Strategy meeting describes President Obama's initiatives to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Posted byon February 7, 2010 at 2:27 PM EDT
African Americans account for nearly half of all people living with HIV in the United States. National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a chance to get more involved in getting the word out that HIV is preventable and treatable.
Posted byon December 20, 2009 at 2:47 PM EDT
The health reform bill in the Senate will make dramatic improvements for people living with HIV/AIDS, including eliminating exclusions of pre-existing conditions, expanding Medicare to more Americans, and setting caps on out-of-pocket expenses.
Posted byon December 8, 2009 at 6:14 PM EDT
More than 35 young people from across the country and a variety of backgrounds came to the White House campus to share ideas on the development of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
Posted byon November 30, 2009 at 6:21 PM EDT
Ambassador at Large and Global AIDS Coordinator Eric Goosby reports on today's announcement that the U.S. will host the 2012 International AIDS Conference and on the Administration's efforts to combat HIV/AIDS at home and abroad.
Posted byon October 2, 2009 at 8:51 AM EDT
Every nine-and-a-half minutes, someone in the United States becomes infected with HIV, which results in more than 56,000 new infections each year. In addition, there are 1.2 million people in this country living with HIV/AIDS, many of whom require services and support.
Posted byon August 25, 2009 at 5:00 PM EDT
We hope you will visit the new White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP) webpage for updates on our progress in developing a National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) and in helping the President to advance his HIV-related policy agenda.