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Remarks and Video From HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at the U.S. Conference on AIDS 2010

This article was cross-posted from the blog. Miguel Gomez is the Director of

Today is the second day of the U.S. Conference on AIDS and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke at the lunch-time plenary session.

In her speech, Secre...

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Strategy Update: Regional Health Administrators and Ryan White Grantee Meeting

Earlier this week, I was able to join in on the weekly Regional Health Administrator's call and provide an update on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS). Many of the Regional Health Administrators and the Regional AIDS Coordinators are already very...

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HHS Plans National HIV/AIDS Strategy Implementation

Yesterday the Department of Health and Human Services convened the first meeting of its HHS National HIV/AIDS Strategy Implementation Group. Comprised of representatives of 10 operational divisions and more than 13 staff offices from across HHS, the ...

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Young Adults (Ages 18-30)

HIV/AIDS/STD Prevention Demonstration Projects for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and other Minority-serving Institutions

The cultural diversity of communities of color is to be celebrated. We have overcome adversity and barriers at every turn with the hope of change. With this same determination, we face the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Communities of color disproportionately ac...

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Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS Conference Call: Updates on ADAP from HRSA/HAB

This article was cross-posted from the blog. Miguel Gomez is Director.

On Tuesday, June 29, the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) held a conference call for PACHA members and the public. During the call, Dr. Deborah...

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Hepatitis C

Looking Ahead: NIAID's Future HIV/AIDS Therapeutics Priorities

This article was cross-posted from the blog. Carl W. Dieffenbach, Ph.D., is Director of NIAID's Division of AIDS.

Since the 1980s when the HIV/AIDS epidemic was first recognized, NIAID-supported clinical research has helped to save millions...

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A Veteran in HIV/AIDS and Public Health Observes the 17th National HIV Testing Day: A Blog Entry From Positive Policy

This article was cross-posted from the blog. Jonathan Mermin is Director of the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention.

Jonathan Mermin June 27 is the 17th National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), which is organized annually by the National Association of...

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Colds and Influenza

An Update on H1N1 (Swine Flu) and HIV

Miguel Gomez: This is Miguel Gomez with, [] and I want to welcome everyone to our webinar and conference call on H1N1 preparedness and HIV/AIDS.

And during the course of our time together I really hope that we'll be able to sh...