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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Why We're Here

Why We're Here

In our own words: read about why members of our community of researchers, Community Advisory Board members, caregivers, and clinicians are part of PHACS.

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Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Read about our Community Advisory Boards and health education initiatives.

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HIV/AIDS News

USPSTF Invites Public Comment on Draft PrEP & HIV Screening Research Plans

This week, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted three draft research plans on topics related to HIV prevention and screening and is inviting public comment. The three HIV research plans address: Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV infection HIV infection screening in asymptomatic adolescents and adults HIV infection screening in pregnant women...

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Spotlight on: #HeartHealth and People Living with HIV

February is heart health month, a perfect time to focus our attention on an important area of concern in the HIV community: cardiovascular health. People living with HIV who are on treatment and maintain viral suppression can expect to live a near-normal lifespan. However, even while taking antiretroviral therapy (ART), people living with HIV are up...

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Events & Announcements

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

MEETING REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON MARCH 1, 2017 

The Spring 2017 Leadership Retreat will be held on March 13-14, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. 


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The Fall 2017 Network Meeting will be held on September 25-26, 2017 in Rockville, Maryland.

SMARTT Version 5.0 Protocol Release

SMARTT Version 5.0 Protocol Release

The SMARTT Version 5.0 protocol was released on August 16, 2016.  The new version of the protocol and informed consents, a Summary of Changes document, the SMARTT Young Adult (YA) Cohort Operations Portfolio (which includes Staff and Participant Instructions for the YA on-line survey), and Microsoft Word versions of the Participant Instructions are currently available on the “Latest Versions of PHACS Documents” and on the “SMARTT Study Documents” pages of the website. Sites must submit the protocol, informed consents, and YA Cohort Participant Instructions to their local IRBs within 30 calendar days of the protocol release date.