Category Archives: HIV prevention

Project Inform hires new PrEP navigator for expanding PleasePrEPMe.org

Project Inform is very pleased to announce the hiring of Charlie Romero as the new PrEP Navigator for PleasePrEPMe.org, a collaboration of Project Inform and HIVE. Charlie started January 23 and will be responsible for the daily operations of assisting Californians access PrEP through PleasePrEPMe’s expanded…Read More

NCSH sexual health guides available for providers and patients

The NCSH has developed tools to help providers educate patients about services that are recommended for them, and to improve their delivery of high quality sexual health information and preventive sexual health services in clinical practice. Sexual Health and Your Patients: A Provider’s Guide Sexual Health…Read More

#20DaysToStart: Enhancing women’s health, preventing HIV with a daily pill

Project Inform and HIVE launch new PrEP videos for women in English and Spanish Contact: Alan McCord, amccord@projectinform.org, 415-580-7307 Videos available: https://vimeo.com/album/4261484 NOVEMBER 29, 2016, SAN FRANCISCO, CA.  Today, HIVE and Project Inform launched two new educational videos to assist women to make informed choices around…Read More

Hangouts with HIVE presents: PrEP Awareness Campaigns … Including Women

Surveys and focus groups conducted with women demonstrate: –  Few women know about PrEP as an effective HIV prevention method –  Women are interested in learning more about PrEP as a potential option for themselves Join us *live* for a 1-hour discussion via Google+ Hangouts on Air: November 21st, 2016…Read More

Project Inform staff Emalie Huriaux’s whirlwind of advocacy

In FY 15-16 CalHEP and Project Inform successfully advocated for state funding for the California Department of Public Health to establish a syringe supply clearinghouse to support HIV and viral hepatitis prevention services around the state. Here is CalHEP Chair, Emalie Huriaux, with some of the supplies from…Read More

Generic HIV drugs will be a good thing right?

In 2017, the patents for two antiretroviral drugs for HIV that continue to be widely used will  likely expire in the United States and generic alternatives at lower market prices could be introduced. Some have long awaited this occurrence, hoping for increased competition and a drive…Read More

Creating Spaces for Safer for People Who Use Drugs: A Harm Reduction Imperative

  Creating Spaces for Safer for People Who Use Drugs: A Harm Reduction Imperative- Andrew Reynolds On September 27 and 28, 2016, Project Inform hosted a think tank entitled “Safe Consumption Spaces in the United States: Uniting for a National Movement.” This national gathering of experts—people…Read More