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  1. Psychological Trauma and PTSD in HIV-Positive Women: A Meta-Analysis; E. L. Machtinger, T. C. Haberer, J. E. Wilson, and D. S. Weiss; AIDS and Behavior (2012)

    This study reviewed 9,552 articles, 29 of which met its inclusion criteria, to determine aggregate rates of psychological trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in women living with HIV in the United States. The authors found that HIV-positive w ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/22/2019 5:15pm

  2. Letter from the 30 for 30 Campaign to President Obama, March 9, 2012

    The 30 for 30 Campaign, of which the Center for HIV Law and Policy is a member organization, drafted this letter to President Obama to declare that human rights be included in all HIV interventions, including access to integrated health, social, and suppo ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  3. Comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, Proposed Interim Final Rule 45 CFR part 152, Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan Program, HIV Law Project and World PWN (2010)

    On September 29, 2010, CHLP joined primary drafters HIV Law Project and WORLD/PWN in comments to the Department of Health and Human Services' Center for Medicare and Medicad Services on a proposed rule to define the terms of a new Pre-Existing Condit ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/15/2018 3:42pm

  4. Women and Risk of HIV/AIDS Infection: Final Update, IWHC (2008)

    This report arms advocates with a wide variety of statistics illustrating the increasing vulnerability of women to HIV infection and the unique risks that women face in the international AIDS epidemic. Compiled by the International Women's Health Coa ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/27/2020 4:51pm

  5. Good News for Women Living with HIV, Kathryn Anastos (2007)

    (The following summary is excerpted from the article's abstract): In the article the author analyzes the current ability to identify the predictors of mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) and to prevent infection or reverse HIV-induced immunodeficienc ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/15/2018 5:31pm

  6. Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equity: Essential Goals for Saving Women’s Lives, World Health Organization (2008)

    This fact sheet provides brief arguments making the link between women's empowerment and positive health outcomes for women and newborns. It identifies specific legal, policy, and sociocultural changes that increase gender equality and how each of th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/1/2016 12:52pm

  7. Critical Issues for Women and HIV: Health Policy and the Development of National AIDS Strategy, Ford Foundation's Women and HIV Working Group (2009)

    This set of recommendations to the Obama Administration and its Office of National AIDS Policy is the product of a convening of Ford Foundation grantees, consisting of women with HIV and their allies, who have HIV advocacy initiatives targeting the needs ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/5/2019 5:50pm

  8. Letter to the American Medical Association House of Delegates Regarding Proposed Resolution 517 for Mandatory Testing of Pregnant Women, The Center for HIV Law and Policy et al. (2009)

    This letter, authored by CHLP and joined by seventeen other organizations, opposes a proposed AMA resolution calling for mandatory testing of pregnant women (Resolution 517). The letter cites evidence that informed consent is not a barrier to care and, in ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/15/2018 6:21pm

  9. Sample Expert Statement on HIV Transmission Risk, Center for HIV Law & Policy (2009)

    To avoid a court battle, or to win a case once in court, people with HIV may need to introduce evidence or affidavits demonstrating that they pose no significant risk of transmitting HIV to others through casual contact. In these cases, it can be extremel ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/6/2018 9:57am

  10. A Positive Woman's Survival Kit, 1999, International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW)

    This compilation of personal stories interspersed with factual information regarding various aspects of women's experience with HIV/AIDS aims to help HIV-positive women learn from the similar experiences of others. Included are sections on disclosure ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

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