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  1. Changing Patterns of Diagnoses and Prevalence of HIV Infection Among Latinos Indicate Need for More Effective Prevention Intervention Strategies for Targeted Communities (2015)

    Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV infection in the United States. The rate of HIV infection in 2013 was nearly three times that of non-Hispanic whites according to the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) published by the Centers for ...

    admin - 5/10/2020 11:49am

  2. Social Discrimination and Resiliency Are Not Associated with Differences in Prevalent HIV Infection in Black and White Men Who Have Sex with Men, John L. Peterson et al., Journal Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (2014)

    This study examined and sought to verify the possible association between social discrimination, resiliency, and HIV prevalence in black and white men who have sex with men (MSM). Specifically, the authors sought to determine whether experiences of perceiv ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:34am

  3. HIV/AIDS Policy Fact Sheet: Latinos and HIV/AIDS, The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation (2013)

    The Kaiser Family Foundation provides resources on national health issues. This fact sheet outlines the disparities in HIV infections among Latinos in the United States, particularly “Latino youth and gay and bisexual men,” as of 2010. Among other finding ...

    admin - 8/4/2014 1:20pm

  4. CDC Fact Sheet: New HIV Infections in the United States, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (2012)

    This fact sheet provides the annual estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on new HIV infections in the United States for the years 2007 – 2010. The report indicates that the overall number of new infections has remained relat ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2019 4:38pm

  5. The Role of Public Schools in HIV Prevention: Perspectives from African Americans in the Rural South, Stacy W. Lloyd, et al., AIDS Education and Prevention (2012)

    This community-based participatory research study explores African American youth and adult perspectives on sex education and its impact on HIV/AIDS in their rural North Carolina communities. Despite potential bias, both youth and adult participants consi ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/7/2017 3:13pm

  6. HIV Transmission in the United States: Considerations of Viral Load, Risk Behavior, and Health Disparities, H. Irene Hall, David R. Holtgrave, Tian Tang, and Philip Rhodes; AIDS and Behavior (2013)

    This article uses national survey and Centers for Disease Control data to examine the relevance of HIV status, risk behavior, and viral suppression awareness in transmission rates among risk populations. Reinforcing current prevention knowledge, the study ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/30/2020 4:07pm

  7. Mass Incarceration, Housing Instability and HIV/AIDS: Research Findings and Policy Recommendations, Ginny Shubert, National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) and Housing Works (2013)

    This report provides a review of the literature on the overlapping epidemics of mass incarceration and HIV/AIDS concentrated among poor communities of color, and the role that housing instability plays in exacerbating both. After exploring the interconnec ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:13pm

  8. 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

  9. HIV/AIDS Surveillance in Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2007)

    These slides provide detailed charts and graphs demonstrating HIV rates and trends among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States through 2007. Charts are included demonstrating the estimated numbers and percentages of AIDS cases among MSM 198 ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/6/2021 3:40pm

  10. HIV Infection Among Young Black Men Who Have Sex with Men—Jackson, Mississippi, 2006-2008, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 58 MMWR 77 (2009)

    This article provides the results of a survey of risk behavior and HIV testing behavior among young African-American men who have sex with men (MSM) in the Jackson, Mississippi area who received HIV diagnoses between 2006 and 2008. In the United States, A ...

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

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