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December 1st is World Aids Day

December 1st is World Aids Day

Every year, December 1 marks the global observance of World AIDS Day. This year’s national World AIDS Day theme is Ending the HIV Epidemic: Community by Community. The Florida Department of Health...
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Florida’s Clean Needle Exchange Pilot Project Earns Support Of Law Enforcement, Health Officials, Republican Governor Ron DeSantis

Florida’s Clean Needle Exchange Pilot Project Earns Support Of Law Enforcement, Health Officials, Republican Governor Ron DeSantis

By Sammy Mack On Jul 6, 2019 Share Arrow used to swap his dirty needles for clean ones at IDEA Exchange, the only legal needle exchange program operating in Florida. Now, he’s focused on staying...
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Miami, Fla. — Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and the Florida Department of Health roundtable discussion

Miami, Fla. — Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and the Florida Department of Health roundtable discussion

Miami, Fla. — Today, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and the Florida Department of Health held a roundtable discussion and press conference with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding the first...
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NIDA announces recipients of 2017 Avant-Garde Awards for HIV/AIDS research

NIDA announces recipients of 2017 Avant-Garde Awards for HIV/AIDS research

NIH awards highlight novel approaches to HIV prevention and treatment. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, today announced that three scientists have been selected...
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Latest HIV/Public Health News

News sourced from the Centers for Disease Control at CDC.gov.

January 27th, 2020Funding Opportunity Announcement PS20-2010: Integrated HIV Programs for Health Departments to Support Ending the HIV Epidemic in the United States
This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) supports the development and implementation of programs tailored to ending the HIV epidemic in America. Recent scientific advances in HIV prevention and treat…
January 16th, 2020HIV Partner Service Delivery Among Transgender Women – United States, 2013-2017
An overall estimate of prevalence of infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was 18.8% among transgender women based on a meta-analysis of studies in the United States conducted during 2006-…
January 9th, 2020Neural Tube Defects in Pregnancies Among Women With Diagnosed HIV Infection – 15 Jurisdictions, 2013-2017
Linking of data from birth defects and HIV/AIDS surveillance programs in 15 jurisdictions was done for the first time. The NTD prevalence in HIV-exposed pregnancies during 2013-2017 was estimated to b…
January 3rd, 2020HIV in the United States: Web Content and Fact Sheet
This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV in the United States and dependent areas, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.
December 5th, 2019HIV and Coinfections
This new web page contains information and data about HIV and viral hepatitis and HIV and tuberculosis.
December 3rd, 2019CDC Vital Signs. Ending HIV Transmission
About 38,000 new HIV infections still occur each year. The US Government recently proposed Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America to reduce HIV transmission. The goal is to reduce new HIV infecti…
December 3rd, 2019Vital Signs: Status of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing, Viral Suppression, and HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis – United States, 2013-2018
In 2017, 85.8% of persons with HIV infection had received a diagnosis, and 62.7% of persons with diagnosed HIV infection had a suppressed viral load. In 2018, PrEP had been prescribed to 18.1% of pers…
December 2nd, 2019Status of HIV Case-Based Surveillance Implementation – 39 U.S. PEPFAR-Supported Countries, May-July 2019
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) case-based surveillance continuously and systematically monitors HIV-positive patients throughout their clinical care and facilitates rapid public health action.
December 2nd, 2019World AIDS Day – December 1, 2019
World AIDS Day, observed annually on December 1, draws attention to the status of the human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) epidemic. Approximately 37.9 million pe…
November 26th, 2019CDC Observes World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day observed each year on December 1, is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV, and remember those who have di…
November 22nd, 2019Updated Basic Statistics
This updated content provides basic statistics about HIV in the United States.
November 21st, 20192018 Preliminary Edition, Volume 30: Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2018
The annual HIV Surveillance Report provides an overview on the current epidemiology of HIV disease in the United States and dependent areas. CDC funds state and territorial health departments to colle…
November 21st, 2019Slide set: Epidemiology of HIV Infection 2018 (preliminary)
This slide set describes numbers and rates of diagnosed HIV infection and diagnosed infections classified as stage 3 (AIDS) in the United States and 6 dependent areas.
November 21st, 2019Slide set: HIV Surveillance in Urban and Nonurban Areas 2018 (preliminary)
This slide set presents regional variations of diagnoses of HIV infection and classifications of Stage 3 (AIDS) among adults and adolescents in the United States.
November 21st, 2019Slide set: HIV Mortality 2017
This slide set presents trends in rates and distributions of deaths in the United States, focusing on deaths with HIV infection as the Underlying Cause.

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