Staff transitions at Project Inform

Thank you, Emalie Huriaux! For four great years, Emalie Huriaux served as Project Inform’s Director of Federal & State Affairs and Director of Hepatitis C Policy & Programs. During that time, she was a powerful advocate for a more robust federal response to hepatitis C, and…Read More

New multi-stakeholder report released on public health and HIV sequence analysis

CLICK HERE for a PDF of the report. The Third Coast Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), in collaboration with Project Inform, is pleased to publish the proceedings and recommendations from a multi-sector stakeholder consultation held on May 10 and 11, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois. The consultation…Read More

Adopting the U=U message in all we do

U=U is more than just a catchy slogan. In fact, what it stands for — the overwhelming evidence that a person with HIV who has a durably undetectable virus is virtually incapable of transmitting the virus to a partner — has finally been accepted and even…Read More

California Insurance Commissioner launches probe into life/disability insurance denials for people who take PrEP

Through advocacy work conducted by Project Inform and its partners in the California HIV Alliance, today February 15 California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones released this statement: SACRAMENTO, Calif. – “Today I directed the California Department of Insurance to open an investigation into published reports that gay men have been…Read More

FDA approves new single tablet regimen for treating HIV, called Biktarvy

On February 7, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration approved a new single tablet regimen for treating chronic HIV infection under the brand name Biktarvy. The regimen is comprised of the new integrase inhibitor bictegravir along with two NRTIs, emtricitabine (FTC) and tenofovir alafenamide (TAF). The…Read More

Project Inform announces launch of new online PrEP resources for clinicians, support staff

Project Inform is very pleased to announce the launch of a slide presentation to assist front line medical staff in providing PrEP, entitled “PrEP Basics: A Patient-Centered Approach to Providing PrEP”. This resource was produced at the invitation of and with support from Med-IQ. It accompanies Med-IQ’s new…Read More

The drug pricing issue that could erupt this year

Consumers could soon face surprising increases in how much they have to pay for their prescription drugs, thanks to changes in the way health insurers and pharmacy benefit managers process coupons from drug manufacturers. Why it matters: Midterm elections are coming up in the fall. High drug prices have…Read More