Latest by Kenyon Farrow

Gay Men Cannot Get HIV From Partners Who Are Virally Suppressed, New Study Proves

Results from the PARTNER2 study, presented by Alison Rodger at AIDS 2018, yielded an equivalent level of confidence for gay men as it had for heterosexual couples in the original PARTNER study several years ago.

By Ace Robinson and Kenyon Farrow

Data Collection Is Revolutionizing HIV Surveillance and Care, but at the Cost of Privacy?

Providers and researchers at the Adherence 2018 Conference discussed the role of data and surveillance through several approaches and how they are being used to understand local and global epidemics, marshal resources, and mobilize stakeholders for i...

By Kenyon Farrow

HIVSmart! App Uses Mobile Technology to Link Self-Testing to Care and Counseling

A home-based HIV test with an app that connects people to care helps people find out their status and not disappear due to shame and self-stigma.

By Kenyon Farrow

Is Ending the HIV Epidemic Possible, and If So, How? IAPAC Meeting in Geneva Takes Stock of Progress and the Road Ahead

More than 200 health care providers, researchers, and advocates gathered in Geneva, Switzerland, from across the globe to discuss progress and challenges in turning the tide on the HIV epidemic across the globe at the "Controlling the Epidemic" Summi...

By Kenyon Farrow

CDC: Few People Who Could Benefit From PrEP Are Using It

The CDC has released new data at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) estimating that only a small percentage of people most at risk for HIV infection have actually been prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

By Kenyon Farrow

Separate and Unequal Access Frames Discussion at CROI Panel on U.S. HIV Care Cascade

The lack of Medicaid expansion in the South is creating worse racial disparities in the U.S., according to researchers and medical providers discussing the HIV care cascade at CROI 2018.

By Kenyon Farrow

CROI 2018 Preview: Using Our Tools for Better HIV Prevention and Treatment

It's strange to think about the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) being the hottest ticket in town. But for the research community, CROI is in fact one of the more significant annual conferences on the latest HIV research...

By Kenyon Farrow

New Study of Once-Weekly Treatment Shows Promise but Is Far From a Magic Bullet

A recently published study shows positive early results for a once-weekly HIV antiretroviral in pill form that slowly releases the medications, but many more steps are needed to prove it can work in humans.

By Kenyon Farrow

Ending the Epidemic Without Medicaid Expansion?

With Louisiana being the only state in the Deep South that has expanded Medicaid to date, are "End the Epidemic" strategies realistic in the southern U.S.?

By Jeremiah Johnson and Kenyon Farrow for Treatment Action Group

Starting in the HIV Field? Here's Advice From People Who've Been There

What’s the best way to begin working in HIV without feeling lost or alone? We asked several community leaders to give advice to people who are newly entering the field.

By Kenyon Farrow