amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Headquartered at the University of California, San Francisco, the amfAR Institute represents an exciting new collaboration in the search for a cure for HIV.

Institute Launched with $20 Million Grant

Headquartered at the University of California, San Francisco, the amfAR Institute represents an exciting new collaboration in the search for a cure for HIV.

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The End of the Ban?

In one of its final acts of 2015, Congress eased restrictions on funding for syringe exchange programs.

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An amfAR Special Report

Assessing the state of harm reduction interventions to prevent and treat HIV among people who inject drugs worldwide

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Democratization and HIV in Myanmar

How the end of the country’s 50-year long military dictatorship is impacting and improving its response to HIV.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Help us kick off New York Fashion Week at this festive gala dinner and auction with top-flight entertainment.

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Congress Eases Restrictions on Funding for Syringe Exchange

In one of its final acts of 2015, Congress quietly lifted the longstanding ban on federal funding for syringe services programs (SSPs)—but not entirely.

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A Mission to Mobilize HIV Communities Worldwide

The UN’s Chris Collins discusses why community involvement is a critical part of the UN’s—or any—plan to end AIDS.

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National Black HIV Awareness Day
Breaking Down the Barriers: An Interview with Actor and AIDS Advocate Jay Ellis

Actor Jay Ellis, newly appointed ambassador for National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, discusses his personal interest in the AIDS epidemic and what needs to be done eliminate HIV’s racial disparities.

GMT Blog
GRASSROOTS: The GMT Initiative Blog

In this video, members of the GMT Initiative team in Bangkok discuss their online “test and treat” study to improve access to HIV testing and care among Thailand’s hardest-to-reach MSM and transgender individuals.

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Video: amfAR’s Search for a Cure

This short new video showcases amfAR's single-minded pursuit of a cure for HIV and describes the scientific hurdles that stand in the way.

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