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Jul 29, 2015, 15:05 ET

Black Gay Lives Matter

 Statistics have consistently shown that gay and bisexual men-- particularly young, Black men-- bear the burden of the HIV epidemic...

Jun 16, 2015, 14:53 ET
Jussie Smollett, 2015 Heroes in the Struggle Honoree

Black Celebrities Come Out to Honor 2015 Heroes in the Struggle Honoring Jussie Smollett, Gregorio Millett, Vanessa Mills, and Janssen Therapeutics

 Danny Glover (Color Purple, Lethal Weapon), Brian J. White (Scandal), Shaun Robinson (Access Hollywood), Naomi Campbell (Empire) and other...

Feb 27, 2015, 07:00 ET

The Black AIDS Institute in partnership with Novant Health brings health screenings to Black College students at CIAA

 "No matter how you look at it, through the lens of gender, age, sexual orientation, education, socio-economic status or region of the country...

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...

Apr 02, 2014, 19:59 ET

CDC Locks Out Black Providers in New AIDS Technical Assistance Announcement, Says the Black AIDS Institute

On March 19 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) awarded $115 million over five years to 21 organizations to provide technical...

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
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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
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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
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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...