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Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 4:21 PM EDT
Over the next two months, the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP) will host four regional forums across the country that will inform the updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy for 2016-2020.
Posted byon March 10, 2015 at 12:05 PM EDT
The Office of National AIDS Policy, Office of the Vice President, and the White House Council on Women and Girls commemorate the 10th observance of National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Posted byon March 3, 2015 at 12:40 PM EDT
On March 2, 1985, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first commercial HIV blood test. That was a major breakthrough.
Posted byon February 6, 2015 at 6:54 PM EDT
As we commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and honor National Black History Month, it is an appropriate time to reflect on the impact of HIV in the African American community.
Posted byon February 4, 2015 at 12:33 PM EDT
Each February 7, we mark National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD). It’s an opportunity for all of us to honor the memory of those we’ve lost, and to call attention to the fact that HIV continues to disproportionately affect African American men, women, and youth.
Posted byon December 11, 2014 at 1:54 PM EDT
On Monday, December 1, 2014, the White House commemorated of World AIDS Day, welcoming key leaders in the global fight against HIV/AIDS to share highlights of our progress on both the domestic and international responses to the epidemic and discuss important priorities for our next steps.
Posted byon December 5, 2014 at 7:06 PM EDT
This World AIDS Day, OSTP and PEPFAR celebrate efforts that enable the fruits of science and technology to accelerate innovation and increase access to life-saving HIV treatment around the world.
Posted byon December 1, 2014 at 4:10 PM EDT
Today is World AIDS Day -- a day where the world comes together to remember those we've lost to HIV/AIDS and to recommit ourselves to the international fight against this terrible disease.
Improving the Fight Against Intersecting Epidemics: An Update on Federal Efforts to Address HIV/AIDS and Intimate Partner Violence Among Women and GirlsPosted byon October 10, 2014 at 9:47 AM EDT
In 2013, the Interagency Federal Working Group released a report titled "Addressing the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender–Related Health Disparities." We are proud to announce two major accomplishments stemming from this report.
Posted byon August 21, 2014 at 3:09 PM EDT
At the African Leaders Summit earlier this month, several new steps towards advancing the President’s goal of an AIDS-free generation were announced, including the launch of the $200 million Accelerating Children's HIV/AIDS Treatment (ACT) Initiative.