This annual observance is held December 1.
This year’s Federal theme is The Time to Act Is Now. Read more in this blog.
Watch a live stream of the White House World AIDS Day event here. Tuesday, December 1, 1:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m ET
Click here for resources and more about this day.
The National HIV/AIDS Strategy is the nation’s comprehensive roadmap for responding to the nation’s HIV/AIDS epidemic:
- National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.17MB)
- Estrategia Nacional Contra El VIH/SIDA para los Estados Unidos: Actualizada Hasta 2020 (PDF 6.39 MB)
- Watch Our Strategy
- Infographic: What You Need To Know (PDF 603 KB)
- Infographic: 5 Major Changes Since 2010 (PDF 606 KB)
- Follow the latest news about NHAS implementation efforts
PrEP, or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, is an HIV prevention option that works by taking one pill every day. See CDC’s Vital Signs: Daily Pill Can Prevent HIV to learn about PrEP and the importance of reaching people who could benefit from it.
Nursing Journal Features Viral Hepatitis The American Journal of Nursing is featuring a free-access article about viral hepatitis in the July 2015 issue with online continuing education units. The article, authored by the Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy staff, covers new U.S. screening recommendations, assessment tools, and treatments, focusing on the role of nurses in hepatitis A, B, and C prevention, treatment, and‹in the case of HCV‹cure.
Learn about how HIV is spread and how to protect yourself.
See more HIV/AIDS Basics >
See how the Dept. of Health and Human Services is engaged in the response to the epidemic.
See more Federal Resources >
Learn more about National Latino AIDS Awareness Day here...