NEWS: UCHAPS Welcomes Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

NEWS: NYC Health Department Launches New Outreach Campaign: PrEP & PEP: New Ways to Prevent HIV. Additional information on the campaign and toolkit for health care providers are available.

NEWS: New Guidelines for HIV Prevention with Persons with HIV.

NEWS: Baltimore Needle Exchange Program to Expand. Maryland House of Delegates passes city needle exchange expansion.

PRESS: Evelyn Ullah and Jose Luis Guzman, Leaders in High Impact HIV Prevention, Elected UCHAPS Steering Committee Co-Chairs.

PRESS: Federal Government Reports Signs of Progress Along the HIV Care Continuum in Three UCHAPS Jurisdictions.

PRESS: UCHAPS Salutes CDC for Selecting Dr. Mermin as NCHHTSP Director

HIV Testing events go big in UCHAPS jurisdictions. Chicago, Houston and Philadelphia will be conducting large-scale, collaborative testing events throughout the month of June. Click on city names for direct link to each event.

UCHAPS Prevention Leader Selected to Head White House Office of National AIDS Policy UCHAPS applauds the selection of Dr. Grant Colfax, longtime UCHAPS member, as Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Learn more.

HIV Prevention Leader Dr. Marsha Martin Selected as UCHAPS Director Martinís Extensive Experience in Highly-Impacted Urban Areas Will Be a Key Asset as UCHAPS Members Work toward the Goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. Learn more.

UCHAPS Supports CDCís New Direction in HIV Prevention Funding Coalition of Community and Health Department HIV Prevention Leaders Committed to Facilitating Dialogue to Ensure Successful Implementation. Learn more.

Treatment as prevention: landmark NIH-funded study finds that treating HIV-infected people with antiretrovirals protects partners from infection. Learn more.

The 12 Cities Project aims to demonstrate how Federally-supported HIV prevention, care, and treatment activities can work more effectively across organizational and program boundaries in the nation’s most heavily impacted cities. Read the HHS fact sheet or watch the video above to learn more.

New resources on pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention available here.

Best Practices for Transgender HIV Prevention outlines steps public health leaders, community planning groups and providers should take to strengthen programs for transgender persons. Learn More...