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May 29, 2014, 11:41 ET NHeLP and The AIDS Institute File HIV/AIDS Discrimination Complaint Against Florida Health Insurers

 Two leading health organizations—the National Health Law Program (NHeLP) and The AIDS Institute—filed a complaint today with the...


Nov 18, 2013, 15:29 ET The AIDS Institute Launches RyanWhiteAction.org

Integrated and aggressive digital campaign will help grow support for Ryan White Program The AIDS Institute (TAI) today announced the launch...


Apr 10, 2013, 18:25 ET President Obama's Budget Maintains Strong Commitment To Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs

Proposes Increases for Care, Medications and Prevention "The budget President Obama outlined today yet again demonstrates his strong...


Mar 19, 2013, 15:30 ET Funding For AIDS Drugs Not Included In Senate Spending Bill

WILL FORCE STATES TO DISENROLL CURRENT ADAP CLIENTS  In an unprecedented action by the federal government, the spending bill about to be...


Mar 13, 2013, 17:13 ET The AIDS Institute Testifies Before Congress In Support Of Domestic HIV Programs

APPROPRIATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE HEARD DANGERS OF SEQUESTRATION  Today, in testimony before the House Labor, HHS, Education and Related...


Nov 28, 2012, 14:12 ET The AIDS Institute Commemorates 20 Year Anniversary And Recognizes Four Leaders

 The Board and staff of The AIDS Institute hosted a reception Monday evening November 26, 2012 in recognition of the organization's 20 years...


Nov 19, 2012, 17:37 ET The Aids Institute Applauds Routine HIV Testing Recommendation

USPSTF GRADE CHANGE WILL INCREASE ACCESS TO HIV CARE AND DECREASE NEW INFECTIONS  The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force...


Nov 07, 2012, 12:32 ET The AIDS Institute On 2012 Election Results

Congratulates President Obama & Encourages Him to Continue to Implement National HIV/AIDS Strategy In reaction to yesterday's election...


Oct 02, 2012, 14:01 ET 57 Patient Advocate Groups Call Robust Prescription Drug Coverage Essential

The AIDS Institute, American Lung Association, Easter Seals, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and others urge Secretary Sebelius to protect...


Sep 19, 2012, 15:41 ET Sequestration Would Cut $538 Million From Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs

The AIDS Institute Urges Congress and the President to Find Agreement to Prevent Devastating Cuts   In a letter sent to...


Sep 17, 2012, 16:17 ET The AIDS Institute Announces Events Planned For National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day (NHAAAD)

The AIDS Institute (TAI) is enthusiastic to announce over twenty registered events for the 5th annual National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day...


Jul 25, 2012, 11:30 ET During XIX Int'l AIDS Conf., U.S. Policy Experts Warn: Massive Fiscal Cutbacks, Political Gridlock Threaten to Undermine Potential Progress on Ending AIDS in America

Significant Differences between White House and Congress on Funding AIDS Care & Prevention - As Well As Health Care Reform  This...


Jul 10, 2012, 18:07 ET Days Before Int'l AIDS Conf., Experts Proclaim that Right Federal Policies Could "End AIDS in America"

Domestic AIDS Policy Experts Provide Frank Assessment of U.S. Leadership, Including Recent Success and Most Urgent Unmet Needs  This...


Jun 28, 2012, 11:42 ET The AIDS Institute Reacts To Supreme Court Decision

Time Now for All Parties in Washington and in the States to Turn to Implementation  "We are extremely pleased that health reform will...


Jun 22, 2012, 12:55 ET Opportunities To Increase HIV Testing as More Payers Cover Costs

The AIDS Institute Recognizes National HIV Testing Day As National HIV Testing Day is observed on June 27th, The AIDS Institute would like...


Jun 15, 2012, 12:38 ET Senate Maintains Commitment to Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs

Proposes Increases for AIDS Medications and Level Funding for Prevention  "The AIDS Institute thanks Chairman Tom Harkin for his...


Apr 20, 2012, 11:08 ET The AIDS Institute Praises Rep. Maxine Waters' Introduction of "The Routine HIV Screening Coverage Act"

Bill Will Help Increase HIV Testing and Bring More People into Care & Treatment  The AIDS Institute applauds Rep. Maxine...


Feb 13, 2012, 15:56 ET President Obama's Budget Maintains Strong Commitment to Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs

Proposes Increases for Care, Medications and Prevention  "The budget President Obama outlined today yet again demonstrates his strong...


Jan 13, 2012, 10:05 ET Florida Consortium Holds its Second Annual Summit for HIV/AIDS Research

On January 9, the Florida Consortium for HIV/AIDS Research (FCHAR) conducted its second annual summit in Orlando. Sixty prominent researchers from...


Dec 16, 2011, 12:28 ET Funding for Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs Largely Maintained by Federal Spending Bill

Policy Rider Impedes Prevention and Fails to Adequately Address ADAP Wait Lists  "Progress in preventing HIV in the United...


Dec 01, 2011, 15:09 ET The AIDS Institute Calls for a Collective Commitment and Accountability to End HIV/AIDS on World AIDS Day

Praises President Obama for New Domestic AIDS Funding The AIDS Institute recognizes and observes this year's World AIDS Day theme as one of...


Oct 03, 2011, 17:47 ET House Spending Proposal Sets Back Domestic HIV/AIDS Programs

  Impedes Prevention and Fails to Address Record High ADAP Wait Lists "If ever passed, this spending bill would set back the progress we...


Sep 16, 2011, 18:00 ET Aging is Part of Life; HIV Doesn't Have to be

The AIDS Institute (TAI) is proud to announce that the 4th annual National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAAAD) will take place on September...


Jul 25, 2011, 17:13 ET Obama Administration Decision May Force Florida to Pull AIDS Medications from Existing Patients

Hard Fought Increases in Federal ADAP Funding will See Little Benefit in Florida In a shocking move by the Obama Administration, the State of...


Feb 04, 2008, 00:00 ET AAHIVM Encouraged by TMC125 Approval

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of HIV Medicine (AAHIVM), a national organization of HIV-treating physicians, nurse...