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Johns Hopkins Approved for HIV-Positive Organ Transplants

Feb 10
Johns Hopkins Medicine has recently received approval to perform organ transplants between HIV-positive donors and recipients.

AHF Screens Groundbreaking HIV/AIDS Documentary 'Wilhemina's War'

By EDGE | Feb 10
As part of Black History Month, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is proud to support the Pan African Film Festival's screening in Los Angeles of the groundbreaking HIV/AIDS documentary film 'Wilhemina's War' on Friday, February 12.

Obama's Budget Maintains Commitment to Domestic HIV/Hepatitis Programs

By EDGE | Feb 10
The AIDS Institute was pleased to see that President Barack Obama had maintained his commitment to domestic HIV and hepatitis programs.

Harry Winston Introduces 'Countdown to a Cure' Timepiece to Benefit amfAR

Feb 9
Harry Winston, Inc., today announced the launch of the Countdown to a Cure Timepiece, in honor of its second year of partnership with amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research.

Barbara L. Bungy Named CEO of Philly FIGHT Community Health Centers

By EDGE | Feb 9
Philadelphia FIGHT has announced the hiring of Barbara L. Bungy, MPH, MBA as the new Chief Operating Officer for FIGHT's Community Health Centers.

Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus and Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Mark National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

By EDGE | Feb 8
Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), co-chair of the bipartisan and bicameral Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus, speaks out on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

LGBT Artistic Activism: ACT UP and Dyke Action Machine! in Conversation

By EDGE | Feb 8
On February 11, The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation will bring together leaders of two key organizations -- ACT UP and Dyke Action Machine! -- to talk about how their artistic practice affects LGBT policy.

On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, We're Our Brothers' Keeper

Feb 5
The 16th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is being observed on Saturday, February 7. As has been the case for the past several years, the theme for NBHAAD in 2015 is: "I Am My Brother's/Sister's Keeper: FIGHT HIV/AIDS!"

HIV Infection Higher Among Blacks and Latinos for Decades

Feb 4
Compared to whites, the rate of new HIV infection is about eight times higher among Blacks and about three times higher among Hispanics.

Transgender Vets Suffer Higher Rates of Mental and Medical Health Issues

Feb 3
A research team led by George Brown of Mountain Home Veterans Affairs Medical Center has found that transgender patients have more psychiatric and medical health outcome disparities.

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