HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Categories Covered:Meeting the Costs of HIV Care, HIV Treatment Strategies, HIV Policy and Advocacy, PrEP (HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), Providing Quality HIV Care, HIV Case Management and Social Work, HIV Prevention Methods, HIV Epidemiology, HIV, Discrimination, and Law, HIV Care and Services Outside the US, HIV Treatments in Development, Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate (Truvada)

Latest by HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Navigating HIV Care: Using Navigators, Linkage Specialists and Community Health Care Workers to Improve Health Outcomes

Health navigation is a hot topic in HIV care as we seek to increase the number of clients who are linked to and retained in care.

This national webinar will offer best practices, lessons learned, and the challenges and opportunities in HIV care navi...

By HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Behind the Miracle Cure a Broken System Lurks

"Our excitement and thrill over the breakthrough made by this accident of injustice should be matched by an equal sense of shame that we continue to allow our fellow human beings to slip through the cracks of a broken health care system," writes Jim ...

By Jim Merrell for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

The 10th Anniversary of the Trans Health Conference

This year marked the 10th Anniversary of the Trans Health Conference. The conference, held earlier this month in Philadelphia, featured transgender pioneers Earline Budd and Jamison Green as the opening plenary keynote speakers. An estimated 2,000 pe...

By Kelly Nowicki for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

HIV PJA Strategy Webinar Recap: FEM-PrEP Trial Closure, U.S. Pricing & Access Issues After iPrEx, & UN Update

HIV PJA convened a full slate of policy and research experts for our April 20th strategy call to explore current issues relating to PrEP research and rollout in the United States. You can also view the presentation slides here. If you'd prefer to dow...

By Rachel Farris for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

What Don't We Know About LGBT Health? The National Institutes of Health Is Asking

The National Institutes of Health recently commissioned a study by the Institutes of Medicine on the state of knowledge about the health needs of LGBT people in the United States. In its report, entitled The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Tran...

By Rachel Farris for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

3/16: Implementation Fever: Making Health Reform and the National HIV/AIDS Strategy Tools of HIV Prevention Justice

Join us Wednesday March 16 for an HIV PJA Strategy Webinar:

Implementation Fever: Making Health Reform & the NHAS Tools of HIV Prevention Justice

Wednesday March 16, 2011 @ 3:30 p.m. ET/2:30 p.m. CT/1:30 p.m. MT/12:30 p.m. PT

Click here to registe...

By HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Advocacy Spotlight: Robert Childs, NCHRC -- A Blog Entry by Rachel Farris

This article was provided by the HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. Note: This piece was cross-posted at Dose of Change.

By Rachel Farris for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Q and A: Moving PrEP From Promising Trial Result to Practical, Public Health Prevention Intervention?

As noted in these pages and press reports worldwide, the iPrex trial found that daily use of truvada protected gay men, other MSM and trangender women from HIV infection.

Updated data presented at this week's Conference on Retroviruses and Opportuni...

By JD Davids for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Is PrEP Prevention Justice?

Since the results of the iPrEx clinical trials were released last November, it seems like pre-exposure prophaylaxis (PrEP) has been on everyone's mind. The HIV Prevention Justice Alliance recently hosted a PrEP-centric webinar conversation between HI...

By Rachel Farris for HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Organizations: Call on US to Heed UN Words on Sex Worker Rights

In November 2010, the human rights record of the United States was reviewed in Geneva by the United Nations Human Rights Council. This means the human rights record of the U.S. was given official scrutiny of the international community.

Among many r...

By HIV Prevention Justice Alliance