Support PHACS Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

Support PHACS Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

Support PHACS families in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria by donating requested supplies via our Amazon registry. 

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New! PHACS Film Series

New! PHACS Film Series

Watch PHACS young adult participants and caregivers share their stories and perspectives in a new film series. 

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Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Read about our Community Advisory Boards and health education initiatives.

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Putting the Pieces Together

Putting the Pieces Together

Learn about our research into the long-term effects on children and young adults of ARV exposure and HIV infection since birth. 

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HIV/AIDS News

MMWR: Age-Associated Trends in Diagnosis and Prevalence of Infection with HIV Among Men Who Have Sex with Men - United States, 2008-2016

In 2016, two thirds of diagnosed human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections in the United States were attributed to male-to-male sexual contact. During 2008-2016, the annual number of diagnoses of HIV infection increased 3% per year among MSM aged 13-29 years, decreased 4% per year among those aged 30-49 years and was stable for MSM aged ≥50 years. The number of HIV diagnoses among MSM aged 13-29 years was four times that of MSM aged ≥50 years. During 2008-2015, the number of MSM aged ≥50 years living with diagnosed HIV infection (prevalence of HIV infection) increased an average of 11% per year and at year-end 2015 was three times that of MSM aged 13-29 years.

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Fact Sheet: HIV Among People Aged 50 and Older

This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV among people aged 50 and over, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.

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Events & Announcements

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

2018

Thank you for another successful meeting! The presentations from the PHACS Fall 2018 Network Meeting are posted to the Network Meetings folder.

2019

The PHACS Spring Leadership Retreat will take place on April 8-9, 2019 at the Bolger Hotel and Conference Center in Potomac, Maryland.

The PHACS Fall 2019 Network Meeting will take place on September 19-20, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland.

Collaborative HIV program improves long-term care for youths in the United States

A pilot program to help adolescents and young adults with HIV navigate the health care system raised the percentage of youths who remained in care compared to national estimates, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. 

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