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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...

HIV prevention pill is not reaching most who could potentially benefit -- especially African Americans and Latinos
CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

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).

HIV Prevalence Among Non-Medicaid Expansion States
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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.

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CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

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...

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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.

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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.?

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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.

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Each One, Teach One: HIV Community Leaders Share Their Mentorship Stories

Mentorship is a key component helping us challenge stigma, live with HIV, and commit to a life of service. We asked some community leaders to tell us about their mentors and what they've gained from these relationships.

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Each One, Teach One: HIV Community Leaders Share Their Mentorship Stories

Mentorship is a key component helping us challenge stigma, live with HIV, and commit to a life of service. We asked some community leaders to tell us about their mentors and what they’ve gained from these relationships.

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Marketplace Menaces: Discriminatory Practices by the ACA's Qualified Health Plans

#GetCovered

That's the White House's official hashtag and marketing campaign to spike the number of Americans enrolling into qualified health plans (QHP) through the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The deadline for individual enrollment without penalty w...