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AIDSVu | Natioanl HIV Testing Day 2022

City Launch and National HIV Testing Day

AIDSVu | June 2022

New AIDSVu maps visualize disparities in HIV prevalence
AIDSVu | June 2022
AIDSVu’s One Question Series on Ending the HIV Epidemic: Testing
AIDSVu | June 2022

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AIDSVu | June 2022

   
Featured Articles

HIV Prevention Drugs Work Great. Why Is Access So Inequitable?

Everyday Health | July 13, 2022

CDC data shows a sharp decrease in HIV testing during first year of COVID-19 pandemic 

News-Medical.Net | June 28, 2022

Big Ideas: Supporting Young Black and Latinx Gay and Bisexual Men is Critical to HIV and STI Prevention

O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health | Georgetown Law | December 2021

Big Ideas in Brief: Supporting Young Black and Latinx Gay and Bisexual Men is Critical to HIV and STI Prevention

O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health | Georgetown Law | December 2021

New Together Clinician HIV Screening Resources

CDC | November 2021

Insurance companies cannot charge for HIV/AIDS PrEP medication 

WOWK 13 News | July 29, 2021

PrEP Programs Face Devastating Loss of Funding for HIV Prevention 

POZ | July 9, 2021

HIV Prevention Forward: Choices for the Future 

AIDS.gov blog | March 1, 2021

Can new ethical guidelines reshape HIV prevention trials? 

Devex | February 10, 2021

UPDATED: Safer Sex Tips in the Age of COVID-19

POZ | June 10, 2020

HIV screening in the dental setting in New York State

PLoS One. 2020 Apr 16;15(4):e0231638. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0231638. eCollection 2020

Oral Rapid HIV Testing: Implementation experiences of dental hygiene faculty and students.

The American Dental Hygienists’ Association | February 2019

Evaluating Point-of-Care HIV Screening in Dental Hygiene Education Settings: Patient, Faculty, and Student Perspectives

J Dent Educ. 2018 Aug;82(8):819-827. doi: 10.21815/JDE.018.076

   
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News Updates

HIV Testing Dropped Among Children, Adolescents During Early COVID-19 

American Journal of Managed Care | July 20, 2022

Lawyer Who Fought Abortion Rights Takes Aim at HIV Prevention PrEP

POZ Magazine | july 15, 2022

On-Demand PrEP Works as Well as Daily Pills

POZ | July 12, 2022

Walgreens helps lead largest coordinated HIV testing event in US 

Walgreens Newsroom | July 1, 2022

'Real-world' study finds PrEP may be stopping 60% of HIV infections in French men at high risk of HIV 

Aidsmap | June 29, 2022

HIV testing and treatment options have come a long way, yet challenges remain 

Colorado Public Radio | June 28, 2022

Newly diagnosed HIV cases dropped during the pandemic – here's why that's bad news 

ABC News | June 23, 2022

HIV PrEP Stigma Persists Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

Contagion Live | June 20, 2022

A Layer Plus Approach to Implementation Research and Collaboration for Long-Acting Injectable Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention 

Health Promot Pract. 2022 Jun 17

Addressing the Intersection of HIV and Methamphetamine Use

Watches | June 2022

Illinois Pharmacists Can Now Prescribe HIV Prevention Meds

POZ Magazine | June 15, 2022

Editorial: A national PrEP plan is needed

Bay Area Reporter | June 15, 2022

Projected Impact of Expanded Long-Acting Injectable Prep Use Among Men Who Have Sex With Men on Local HIV Epidemics 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2022 May 30. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000003029

OraQuick Review: In-Home HIV Test

Healthline | April 22, 2022

A Mobile Phone App to Support Adherence to Daily HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Engagement Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Aged 15 to 19 Years in Thailand: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial 

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2022 Apr 21;10(4):e25561. doi: 10.2196/25561.

No breakthrough HIV infections seen in women using injectable PrEP

Aidsmap | March 25, 2022

Pre-exposure prophylaxis as an opportunity for engagement in HIV prevention among South African adolescents 

SAHARA J. 2022 Dec;19(1):1-7. doi: 10.1080/17290376.2021.2016479

Improving access to pre-exposure prophylaxis for adolescent girls and young women 

BMC Infectious Dis | April 23, 2022

How Can Mental Health Affect HIV Prevention Outcomes?

Clinical Advisor | April 18, 2022

Vaginal ring for HIV prevention in women

Sunday World | March 19, 2022

FDA Permits Marketing of First Condom Specifically Indicated for Anal Intercourse

HIV.gov | March 10, 2022

HIV Preventive Care Is Supposed to Be Free in the US. So, Why Are Some Patients Still Paying?

KHN | March 3, 2022

Top 5 stories on HIV prevention from CROI 2022

Aidsmap | March 1, 2022

Generic PrEP for young, at-risk MSM in the US could be cost-saving and health-enhancing

Aidsmap | February 24, 2022

More data show decline in HIV, STI testing during COVID-19 pandemic

Healio | February 17, 2022

Breakthrough HIV reported in injectable PrEP trial; experts say drug still very effective

NBC News | February 15, 2022

HIV: Injectable PrEP Are More Effective Than Generic Oral PrEP, But Price Is High

Myhealthyclick.com | February 9, 2022

Study Supports Pricing Long-Acting Injectable Cabotegravir to Compete With Oral HIV PrEP 

Pharmacy Times | February 3, 2022

HIV diagnoses among Black adults highest in communities with more social vulnerabilities

Healio | February 3, 2022

FDA Approves 2-Month Dosing of Injectable HIV Drug Cabenuva

Medscape | February 2, 2022

What Is PrEP and Who Should Take It?

Cleveland Clinic Health Essentials | January 28, 2022

HIV Prevention Vaginal Ring Withdrawn From FDA Consideration

Medscape | January 24, 2022

HRSA Updates the Affordable Care Act Preventive Health Care Guidelines to Improve Care for Women and Children

HIV.gov | January 12, 2022

Determinants of HIV voluntary counseling and testing: a multilevel modelling of the Ethipian Demographic and Health Survey

BMC Women's Health - BioMed Central | January 8, 2022

New Book Compiles 40 Years of HIV/AIDS Prevention Posters From Around the World

TheBody | January 6, 2022

AAP recommends universal HIV screening starting at age 15 years

Healio | December 28, 2021

How Can We Support the Use of Oral PrEP Among Young Women who Sell Sex? A PrEP Cascade Analysis 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Sep 1;88(1):45-56. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002733.

Although PrEP is Largely Underutilized, Developing Strategies Aim to Increase Initiation 

Contagion Live | December 22, 2021

Strategies Are Developing to Boost HIV PrEP Initiation

HCPLive | December 15, 2021

CDC says all sexually active patients should be told about HIV PrEP

Healio | December 8, 2021

Routine HIV testing in jails would make medical and economic sense, study says

Georgia Health News | Dec. 7, 2021

Knowledge of and willingness to take pre-exposure prophylaxis among men who have sex with men in Israel 

Isr J Health Policy Res. 2021 Dec 6;10(1):71. doi: 10.1186/s13584-021-00500-x.

Racial, Ethnic, and Gender Disparities in Awareness of Preexposure Prophylaxis Among HIV-Negative Heterosexually Active Adults at Increased Risk for HIV Infection — 23 Urban Areas, United States, 2019 

CDC | November 26, 2021

New reduced costs of dual HIV/syphilis rapid tests to accelerate progress toward elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis

WHO | World Health Organization | November 15, 2021

Provider Stigma Can Prevent Injection Drug Users from Receiving HIV PrEP

Contagion Live | November 13, 2021

DigiPrEP: A pilot trial to evaluate the feasibility, acceptability, and accuracy of a digital pill system to measure PrEP adherence in men who have sex with men who use substances 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Nov 8. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002854.

Provider Comfort with Prescribing HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis to Adolescents 

AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2021 Oct;35(10):411-417. doi: 10.1089/apc.2021.0045.

HIV Self-Tests Boost Testing Among MSM

Contagionlive.com | October 10, 2021

The Impact on HIV Testing Over 6 Months When Free Oral HIV Self-Test Kits Were Available to Truck Drivers in Kenya: A Randomized Controlled Trial 

Front Public Health. 2021 Sep 30;9:635907. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.635907. eCollection 2021.

Feasibility and Accuracy of HIV Testing of Children by Caregivers Using Oral Mucosal Transudate HIV Tests 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Jun 1;87(2):781-788. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002644.

Long-acting antiretrovirals: a new era for the management and prevention of HIV infection 

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2021 Sep 9;dkab324. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkab324

CDC’s New #ShesWell Initiative Aims to Increase PrEP Awareness among Women and Their Healthcare Providers

HIV.gov | August 23, 2021

Long-Acting Injectable for HIV Prevention Passes Hurdles, but Barriers Remain 

MedPage Today | August 12, 2021

Cabotegravir for HIV Prevention in Cisgender Men and Transgender Women 

N Engl J Med. 2021 Aug 12;385(7):595-608. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2101016.

Adherence to Daily Oral TDF/FTC for PrEP in Community Health Center Populations: The Sustainable Health Center Implementation PrEP Pilot (SHIPP) Study 

AIDS Behav. 2021 Aug 4. doi: 10.1007/s10461-021-03388-5.

Philly Health Department makes changes to HIV testing strategies — and funding 

The Philadelphia Inquirer | July 11, 2021

New law will allow pharmacists to administer HIV prevention medication without prescription 

The Nevada Independent | July 7, 2021

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; here's how you can learn your status 

WXYZ | June 13, 2021

HIV Risk and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Eligibility Among Emergency Department Patients

AIDS Patient Care and STDs Vol. 35, No. 6 | June 4, 2021

Feasibility and Accuracy of HIV Testing of Children by Caregivers Using Oral Mucosal Transudate HIV Tests 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Jun 1;87(2):781-788. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002644.

Vancouver non-profit offers free HIV self-test kits to increase equitable health care 

The Peak | May 29, 2021

Acknowledging Systemic Racism Aids HIV Prevention for Black Women 

POZ | May 28, 2021

Missouri set to become 3rd state to make emergency HIV preventative available over the counter 

fox4kc.com | May 7, 2021

Barriers to HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among Black and Hispanic Transgender Women 

Infectious Disease Advisor | May 6, 2021

   

 
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