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Oct 17, 2016, 17:38 ET Convergence: Biomedical, Behavioral, Faith, and Community

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released new data highlighting the ongoing HIV/AIDS crisis in Black communities...


Jun 07, 2016, 14:23 ET BTAN Los Angeles and Bienestar "Black, Brown and Beyond: Building Our Future"

 In recognition of the 35th anniversary of the first reported HIV/AIDS cases in the United States and LGBT Pride Month in Los Angeles, the...


Mar 25, 2016, 19:08 ET Black Treatment Advocates Network LA sponsors countywide summit on new treatments to prevent HIV infection (PrEP)

 The Los Angeles chapter of the Black Treatment Advocates Network (BTAN) and the Black AIDS Institute, in partnership with Gilead Sciences, Car...


Oct 16, 2015, 16:40 ET Maryland's Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, Black AIDS Institute Sponsor Young Black Men's Health Summit on HIV/AIDS and Hip-Hop

Maryland's four historically Black colleges and universities, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's (DHMH) Prevention and Health...


Feb 05, 2015, 20:12 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to the Queen City to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

 The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Charlotte, NC and the message is loud and clear-...


Feb 05, 2015, 20:07 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to Missouri to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Kansas City and the message is loud and clear- we can...


Feb 05, 2015, 20:01 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to Broward County to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

 The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Broward County and the message is loud and...


Feb 05, 2015, 19:55 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to the Bay Area to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

 The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to the Bay Area and the message is loud and clear-...


Feb 05, 2015, 19:53 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to Houston to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

 The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Houston and the message is loud and clear- we can...


Feb 05, 2015, 15:29 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to L.A. to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Los Angeles, CA and the message is loud and...


Feb 05, 2015, 14:09 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to Chicagoland to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

 The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Chicagoland and the message is loud and clear- we...


Feb 05, 2015, 13:53 ET #KnowBetterDoBetter Movement Comes to Dallas to Eradicate HIV/AIDS

The national #KnowBetterDoBetter movement led by the Black AIDS Institute (BAI) is coming to Dallas, TX and the message is loud and clear- we can...


Feb 04, 2015, 19:19 ET "When We Know Better, We Do Better"

As the nation observes National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on February 7, 2015, the Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness is poised to...


Feb 03, 2015, 16:39 ET New Report Calls for National Movement to Raise HIV Science Literacy to End AIDS Epidemic in the U.S.

The scientific evidence is clear. As a result of extraordinary advances in biomedical research, we now have the tools we need to end the HIV...


May 13, 2014, 17:52 ET The Black AIDS Institute Strongly Condemns Donald Sterling's Bigotry

Last night, during an interview with Anderson Cooper, the disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling tried to distract the public from...


Feb 06, 2014, 19:23 ET Black AIDS Institute and Car Pros Kia of Carson Commemorate National Black AIDS Awareness Day

In response to the magnitude of the AIDS epidemic in Black America and the expanding HIV/AIDS health disparities between Black Americans and other...


Feb 05, 2014, 19:24 ET Black AIDS Institute sponsors series of events to commemorate National Black AIDS Awareness Day

Friday, February 7th, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD). It's an opportunity for the nation to take a look at the AIDS epidemic in...


Feb 20, 2013, 08:00 ET Black AIDS Institute: Running the Anchor Leg

Last week began with President Obama's reminder in his State of the Union address of the promise of an AIDS-free generation. It ended with a...


Dec 11, 2012, 11:00 ET Black AIDS Institute Elects New Leadership

Dr. Neil Lowe Elected Chairman of the Black AIDS Institute Board of Directors  At its annual meeting on November 29, the Board of...


Aug 03, 2012, 09:00 ET Black AIDS Institute AIDS2012 Post-Conference Updates in South Florida

The Black Treatment Advocates Network Hosts Updates from the XIX International Conference in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale Local and National Leaders...


Jul 23, 2012, 09:00 ET Black AIDS Institute President and CEO Phill Wilson Declares This a Deciding Moment for Ending the AIDS Epidemic in America

Wilson Opening Plenary Speech at AIDS 2012 Outlines 5-Steps to an AIDS-Free Generation  The day will come when the AIDS epidemic will...


Jul 20, 2012, 13:17 ET Black AIDS Institute President and CEO Phill Wilson Opening Speaker at 2012 International AIDS Conference (AIDS2012)

Wilson Calls for Action to End the AIDS Crisis in the U.S. Phill Wilson, President and CEO of the Black AIDS Institute, will bring a...


Jul 13, 2012, 16:27 ET Black AIDS Institute Hosts Presentations at 2012 International AIDS Conference

Bringing Together Black Leaders and Advocates In a series of presentations, panel discussions, and training sessions at the 2012...


Dec 01, 2011, 17:05 ET The Black AIDS Institute Congratulates President Obama for Implementing New Measures to End the AIDS Epidemic in America

Today, World AIDS Day 2011, the Black AIDS Institute congratulates President Obama for continuing to fulfill his commitment to create an "AIDS-free...


Jun 23, 2011, 17:01 ET Louisiana is Greater Than AIDS HIV Testing Tour: On the Road to Essence Music Festival and National HIV Testing Day

Tour Caravan will Culminate at the Essence Music Festival The Louisiana Office of Public Health STD/HIV Program and The Black AIDS Institute...