News & Updates

New HIV Diagnoses are on the Decline

September 1, 2017 - HIV.gov Blog TOPICS: NHAS, Testing How do we know our national efforts to fight HIV are working? One of the best measures for answering this question is the annual number of new HIV diagnoses, which provides a proxy for new HIV infections when...

Sign Up for National ASO/CBO Directory

If you’re a non-profit AIDS service organization or a community-based organization, take part in the National ASO/CBO Directory 2017-2018, a free online resource that will help non-profit organizations identify and find each other so that they can collaborate on new...

Webinar: Perinatal Care and Prevention

Objectives Develop patient centered, team based, treatment and delivery plans to prevent perinatal HIV Transmission Describe antiretroviral treatment for people living with HIV infection who are pregnant Provide Perinatal HIV Transmission prophylaxis to exposed...

Webinar: PrEP The Other Pill for Women

Objectives Describe the evidence for oral HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis’s (PrEP) efficacy in women Apply clinical guidance to identify women with indications for oral PrEP Gain insight into prescribing oral PrEP including unique considerations for women...

Webinar: Implementing PrEP in Primary Care

Objectives Describe the need for PrEP provision in primary care settings; Describe the components of PrEP delivery; List three common reasons providers are hesitant about PrEP provision; List three resources providers can use to implement or enhance PrEP...

Webinar: PrEP Cases

Objectives Explain PrEP Discuss PrEP efficacy Highlight the high-risk patients who would benefit from PrEP Discuss common barriers to providing PrEP and side effects encountered Discuss requirements of the provider to prescribe Introduce potential future PrEP drug...

PrEP Training for NC Central Students

NCATEC will be conducting a PrEP training for NC Central students as part of their Project SAFE (Save a Fellow Eagle) program. This is a peer education program that aims to reduce the incidence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and other sexually transmitted...

The MSM Symposium – Atlanta GA

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Office of HIV/AIDS is pleased to welcome you to our upcoming 2017 Annual MSM Symposium being held October 12-14, 2017 at the Loudermilk Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Our strategic plan is to end the transmissions of...

Injectable Monthly ART Is on the Horizon

Source: NEJM Journal Watch Abigail Zuger, MD reviewing Margolis DA et al. Lancet 2017 Jul 21. A dose-finding study revealed impressive efficacy and safety. Combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) is far simpler than it was 2 decades ago, and it entails many fewer...