Category Archives: HIV care & treatment

Help end the HIV, Hep C & STD Epidemics in California

Project Inform is pleased to be one of the key leaders of a critically important and innovative effort to end the HIV, HCV and STD epidemics in California. We have the tools we need to effectively address these epidemics and our coalition of over 85 community…Read More

Rededicating ourselves to fierce advocacy on World AIDS Day 2018

Tomorrow is World AIDS Day, conceived of by two public information officers from the World Health Organization in the 1980s as a day of HIV “awareness and remembrance.” Increasing awareness is important. Our lives count, and when the very existence of those we love and fight…Read More

Administration Proposes Dangerous Access Barriers for HIV Drugs

Reprinted from The AIDS Institute Media Contact:  Carl Schmid: (202) 669-8267 cschmid@theaidsinstitute.org Proposed Medicare Part D Rule Ignores Treatment Protocols Washington, DC – Today, the Trump Administration proposed to add unprecedented access restrictions to lifesaving HIV drugs that, if finalized, will jeopardize our Nation’s efforts to provide treatment to…Read More

Seeking your help to end the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics and significantly reduce the incidence of STDs in California!

Project Inform is partnering with HIV, hepatitis and STD organizations from across the state to call on the next Governor of California to develop and implement a statewide plan to end the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics and to significantly reduce the incidence of STDs. We…Read More

IAS2018: Zero transmissions mean zero risk – PARTNER 2 study results announced

Reported by and re-posted from aidsmed.com. We’re as confident now that undetectable gay men pose no risk of HIV transmission as we already were for heterosexuals, researchers say The chance of any HIV-positive person with an undetectable viral load transmitting the virus to a sexual partner…Read More

IAS2018: Bay Area, U.S. & GlobaRights Advocates Demand 2020 International AIDS Conference Be Removed from U.S.

Re-posted from Positive Women’s Network **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** Contact: Cecilia Chung +1.415.902.0216, cecilia@transgenderlawcenter.org Naina Khanna +1.510.681.1169, nkhanna@pwn-usa.org George Ayala +1.213.268.1777, gayala@mpactglobal.org BAY AREA, U.S. AND GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCATES DEMAND 2020 INTERNATIONAL AIDS CONFERENCE BE REMOVED FROM U.S. They cite danger for potential participants and human…Read More

IAS2018: Communique of the Kigali Dolutegravir Stakeholder Meeting of African Women Living with HIV, hosted by AfroCAB

We, the thirty-nine women living with HIV representing 18 countries, met in Kigali on July 13 and 14 to discuss the potential neural tube defect (NTD) safety signal in women taking dolutegravir (DTG) at conception and develop a joint position on behalf of women for access…Read More