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HHS Calls Attention to Increasing Impact of HIV/AIDS on Women and Girls by franklinb Posted Sun 04 Oct 2009 11:11pm National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day celebrated March 10 Over the last two decades, the proportion of estimated AIDS cases diagnosed among women has more than tripled, from 8 percent in 1985 to 27 percent in 2005. Women of color are especially impacted—prevalence rates for African-American women living with HIV is 18 times the rate fo ... Read on »
Multiple Community Partners Collaborate to Address HIV/AIDS Among Women in the Pacific Northwest by Health & Human Services Posted Wed 06 Apr 2011 5:23pm By Christopher Bates, M.P.A., Executive Director, Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS and Senior Advisor to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Infectious Diseases, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Next month I will have the honor of speaking to a regional training conference about women ... Read on »
Addressing the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health Disparities by Health & Human Services Posted Fri 06 Sep 2013 4:26pm By Grant Colfax , MD, Director, Office of National AIDS Policy Cross-posted from Office of National AIDS Policy Blog Today we are proud to announce the release of the report by the President’s Working Group on the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health Disparities. We have had the honor of ... Read on »
Progress Made on the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health Disparities by Health & Human Services Posted Tue 18 Feb 2014 6:14pm By Lynn Rosenthal , White House Advisor on Violence Against Women Cross-posted from The White House Office of National AIDS Policy Blog Today, the Office of the Vice President, the White House Council on Women and Girls , and the  White House Office of National AIDS Policy  welcomed community leaders and Federal colleagues to celebrate pr ... Read on »
Progress to Date: President’s Working Group on the Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender- by Health & Human Services Posted Tue 12 Mar 2013 8:00am Violence is common in the lives of women and girls living with, and at risk for, HIV/AIDS, and the Obama Administration is working to address these intersecting issues. In March 2012, the President  issued a Presidential Memorandum creating the “Intersection of HIV/AIDS, Violence against Women and Girls, and Gender-Related Health Disparities Work ... Read on »
HHS awards $68 million in grants for HIV/AIDS care for women, infants, children and youth by Health & Human Services Posted Tue 14 Aug 2012 1:01am Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced the release of more than $68 million to ensure that women, infants, children, and youth living with HIV/AIDS receive comprehensive primary HIV medical care and support services. The grants, funded through the Health Resources and ... Read on »
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by OurHealth Posted Wed 10 Mar 2010 12:08pm By, Vanessa OurHealth Staff Writer Today is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness day. I saw this posted and forwarded several places online and I was happy that people were trying to spread awareness. Then I saw on Twitter that Sean Combs/P.Diddy sent a Twitter out about this saying that we need to spread awareness. Good, right? ... Read on »
Take Action: National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by Health & Human Services Posted Mon 10 Mar 2014 2:00pm By Nancy C. Lee , M.D., Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health - Women’s Health and the Director of the Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Cross-posted from Office on Women's Health Blog Today is  National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day  — a day for action! What are you going to do? Top 10 Wa ... Read on »
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: March 10 by Jodi K. Posted Wed 03 Mar 2010 12:31pm National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: March 10 National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD) is a nationwide initiative, coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office on Women’s Health to raise awareness of the increasing impact of HIV/AIDS on women and girls. Read more about NWGH ... Read on »
Organizations Work to Reduce HIV/AIDS among African American Women and Latinas by Health & Human Services Posted Wed 19 Mar 2014 9:00am By Timothy Harrison, PhD , Senior Policy Advisor, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy , U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Regional HIV/AIDS Resource Coordinators, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services One of the key goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy i ... Read on »