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The HIV/AIDS group within the NPIN Community is a space dedicated to helping public health professionals interact, share, and learn from each other. The community offers an online home for HIV/AIDS-related discussions, resources, expert opinions, and editorials as well as training and networking opportunities.


Friday is National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day!

This day is an opportunity to encourage conversation about how HIV affects gay and bisexual men and how to help them stay healthy. Check out the Start Talking. Stop HIV campaign, which focuses on providing practical tips and tools to help gay and bisexual men share their HIV status, as well as prevention strategies, testing, and treatment options.

Share Your Tips for Creating a Successful National HIV Testing Day Event!

National HIV Testing Day is effective in identifying new HIV-positive diagnoses and identifies persons at highest risk for HIV infection. Share your tips on how you or your organization has made testing day events successful in your community.

Comment below with your unique lessons learned and best practices on getting people tested for HIV!

New CDC report shows progress in HIV has stalled

New CDC data show that annual HIV infections have stabilized since 2013, after a period of decline. This trend is primarily due to increasing infections in some populations and continued stabilization in others.

See the CDC factsheet here: https://www.cdc.gov/nchhstp/newsroom/docs/factsheets/HIV-Incidence-Fact-Sheet_508.pdf

2019 American Conference for the Treatment of HIV

This conference is uniquely designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses,  pharmacists, and medical case managers who provide HIV care for various population groups. Educational sessions at the conference are certified for continuing education credits. This state-of-the-science conference, held in scientific collaboration with multiple federal and independent agencies, will deliver information on new developments and research findings that can be rapidly transferred to the clinical setting.

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is February 7th!

This year’s theme is “Together for Love: Stop HIV Stigma.” Help get the word out with these sample posts and accompanying images for your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram channels!

You can also find facts on HIV among African Americans in the U.S., resources addressing stigma, and more information about how you can take action this year on CDC’s NBHAAD webpage

Share Your Tips for Creating a Successful National HIV Testing Day Event!

National HIV Testing Day is effective in identifying new HIV-positive diagnoses and identifies persons at highest risk for HIV infection. Share your tips on how you or your organization has made testing day events successful in your community.

Comment below with your unique lessons learned and best practices on getting people tested for HIV!

New CDC report shows progress in HIV has stalled

New CDC data show that annual HIV infections have stabilized since 2013, after a period of decline. This trend is primarily due to increasing infections in some populations and continued stabilization in others.

See the CDC factsheet here: https://www.cdc.gov/nchhstp/newsroom/docs/factsheets/HIV-Incidence-Fact-Sheet_508.pdf

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is February 7th!

This year’s theme is “Together for Love: Stop HIV Stigma.” Help get the word out with these sample posts and accompanying images for your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram channels!

You can also find facts on HIV among African Americans in the U.S., resources addressing stigma, and more information about how you can take action this year on CDC’s NBHAAD webpage

New HIV Surveillance Supplemental Report: Social Determinants of Health Among Adults with Diagnosed HIV Infection, 2016

CDC recently released a new HIV surveillance supplemental report. It examines both census tract-level and county-level social determinants of health (SDH) among adults with HIV infection in 2016.  The six SDH variables examined in this report are: federal poverty status, education level, median household income, employment status, health insurance coverage, and vacant housing.

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day is October 15th!

Monday is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day. This year’s theme is “Ending HIV is everyone’s job” and focuses on existing tools such as testing, treatment, PrEP, and condoms to help end HIV. Help promote this observance! The CDC NLAAD website has all the information and resources to help you plan for your observance day events, activities, and outreach. Materials are in English and Spanish!

Friday is National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day!

This day is an opportunity to encourage conversation about how HIV affects gay and bisexual men and how to help them stay healthy. Check out the Start Talking. Stop HIV campaign, which focuses on providing practical tips and tools to help gay and bisexual men share their HIV status, as well as prevention strategies, testing, and treatment options.

National HIV Testing Day Resources for Local Programs

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) is just around the corner on June 27th, and there are a number of resources on the NPIN National HIV Testing Day site for planning and promoting local events:
•    Register your NHTD event to promote and drive more people to your testing and educational programs.
•    Download customizable NHTD posters to publicize NHTD and your community events. Posters are available in English and Spanish.

Confidential Protections for Explanation of Benefits (EOB): Webinar 6/20

Confidential Protections for Explanation of Benefits (EOB): 
Massachusetts and California Experiences    

This presentation will provide an overview of Massachusetts’s and California’s efforts to improve confidentiality protections for EOB forms. Massachusetts will present current policy recommendations and advocacy efforts, while California will discuss the Confidential Health Information Act, which took effect on January 1, 2015. Presenters will give an update on activities to monitor and support the law’s implementation.

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2019 American Conference for the Treatment of HIV

This conference is uniquely designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses,  pharmacists, and medical case managers who provide HIV care for various population groups. Educational sessions at the conference are certified for continuing education credits. This state-of-the-science conference, held in scientific collaboration with multiple federal and independent agencies, will deliver information on new developments and research findings that can be rapidly transferred to the clinical setting.

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