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NIDA announces recipients of 2017 Avant-Garde Awards for HIV/AIDS research

NIDA announces recipients of 2017 Avant-Garde Awards for HIV/AIDS research

NIH awards highlight novel approaches to HIV prevention and treatment. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, today announced that three scientists have been selected...
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Dear Colleague: CDC Observes National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness DayFebruary 5th, 2020
NBHAAD is a day to increase awareness about HIV among African Americans and encourage people to get involved in prevention efforts, get tested, get treatment if they have HIV, and use prevention tools…
Fact Sheet: HIV and African American Gay and Bisexual MenFebruary 4th, 2020
This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV and African American gay and bisexual men, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.
MMWR: HIV Testing Outcomes Among Blacks or African Americans – 50 Local U.S. Jurisdictions Accounting for the Majority of New HIV Diagnoses and Seven States with Disproportionate Occurrences of HIV in Rural Areas, 2017January 30th, 2020
In 2017, blacks accounted for >40% of those tested and new diagnoses in EHE jurisdictions. Compared with whites, more blacks in EHE jurisdictions received a new diagnosis or were identified as a pe…
Fact Sheet: HIV and African AmericansJanuary 30th, 2020
This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV and African Americans, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.
Funding Opportunity Announcement PS20-2010: Integrated HIV Programs for Health Departments to Support Ending the HIV Epidemic in the United StatesJanuary 27th, 2020
This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) supports the development and implementation of programs tailored to ending the HIV epidemic in America. Recent scientific advances in HIV prevention and treat…
MMWR: HIV Partner Service Delivery Among Transgender Women – United States, 2013-2017January 16th, 2020
An overall estimate of prevalence of infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was 18.8% among transgender women based on a meta-analysis of studies in the United States conducted during 2006-…
MMWR: Neural Tube Defects in Pregnancies Among Women With Diagnosed HIV Infection – 15 Jurisdictions, 2013-2017January 9th, 2020
Linking of data from birth defects and HIV/AIDS surveillance programs in 15 jurisdictions was done for the first time. The NTD prevalence in HIV-exposed pregnancies during 2013-2017 was estimated to b…
Fact Sheet: HIV in the United StatesJanuary 3rd, 2020
This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV in the United States and dependent areas, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.
Fact Sheet: HIV and CoinfectionsDecember 5th, 2019
This new web page contains information and data about HIV and viral hepatitis and HIV and tuberculosis.
Vital Signs: Ending HIV TransmissionDecember 3rd, 2019
About 38,000 new HIV infections still occur each year. The US Government recently proposed Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America to reduce HIV transmission. The goal is to reduce new HIV infecti…
Vital Signs: Status of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing, Viral Suppression, and HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis – United States, 2013-2018December 3rd, 2019
In 2017, 85.8% of persons with HIV infection had received a diagnosis, and 62.7% of persons with diagnosed HIV infection had a suppressed viral load. In 2018, PrEP had been prescribed to 18.1% of pers…
MMWR: Status of HIV Case-Based Surveillance Implementation – 39 U.S. PEPFAR-Supported Countries, May-July 2019December 2nd, 2019
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) case-based surveillance continuously and systematically monitors HIV-positive patients throughout their clinical care and facilitates rapid public health action.
World AIDS Day – December 1, 2019December 2nd, 2019
World AIDS Day, observed annually on December 1, draws attention to the status of the human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) epidemic. Approximately 37.9 million pe…
CDC Observes World AIDS DayNovember 26th, 2019
World AIDS Day observed each year on December 1, is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV, and remember those who have di…
Updated Basic StatisticsNovember 22nd, 2019
This updated content provides basic statistics about HIV in the United States.

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