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Jan 22, 2018, 20:46 ET USC partners with Black AIDS Institute and Full Frequency Media to address the alarming HIV/AIDS rates among Black Women in Los Angeles

In commemoration of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (February 7, 2018), the University of Southern California – Black Alumni Association and...


Dec 01, 2017, 08:00 ET Black AIDS Institute Launches New Website and Sponsors Nationwide Events to Commemorate World AIDS Day

To commemorate World AIDS Day, the Black AIDS Institute is sponsoring several events across the country and launching a new website...


Nov 15, 2017, 18:44 ET National Healthcare Access Coalition Launches 17 City National Black Healthcare Access Tour

A national healthcare coalition comprised of fifteen (15) national organizations and networks launches a 17 city Demand Access: Black Healthcare...


Aug 25, 2017, 12:31 ET Planned Parenthood and Black AIDS Institute Announces Program to Expand Comprehensive HIV Prevention Services at Health Centers Across the Country

Planned Parenthood announced a multi-phase pilot program to build and expand its comprehensive HIV prevention and education efforts. Gilead...


Aug 18, 2017, 14:41 ET Black AIDS Institute/Heroes in the Struggle Honors Taraji P. Henson, Laverne Cox, Vanessa Williams, Alfre Woodard, Gina Belafonte, and Gina Brown

The Black AIDS Institute inducts a select group of individuals and organizations that have made commendable heroic contributions to the fight...


Jun 27, 2017, 14:34 ET Jussie Smollett Puts His Money Where His Activism Is; Raises $40,000 To Fight HIV/AIDS In Black Communities

When you ask Jussie Smollett—one of the breakthrough stars from Fox's uber-successful TV show Empire—how he wants to be introduced, he always leads...


May 22, 2017, 14:09 ET Black AIDS Institute Announces "30 Days Of HIV" campaign leading up to National HIV Testing Day

Black AIDS Institute (BAI), the U.S.'s only national think tank focused on HIV impact in Black communities, has announced "30 Days Of HIV" a...


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...