amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research
amfAR’s public policy office in Washington, D.C., educates policy makers, the media, and the public about evidence-based policies to address HIV/AIDS in the U.S. and around the world.
Over 3 million Americans have hepatitis C virus (HCV), and an estimated 75% are undiagnosed. But the CDC’s HCV surveillance system is seriously underfunded.
New database enables users to access and understand PEPFAR programs and priorities at a deeper level than was previously possible.
amfAR’s issue briefs and short films make a convincing case for ending the ban on federal funding for syringe services programs.
amfAR’s new Issue Brief warns of the free trade agreement’s potentially damaging effects on global public health.
Women and HIV/AIDS: Fast-Tracking the U.S. and Global Response.
Black Americans in states not expanding Medicaid are more than six times as likely to be diagnosed with HIV.
The number of Americans (3.2 million) living with chronic Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) is nearly five times the population of Washington, DC
Syringe services programs (SSPs) are proven to be a highly effective—and cost-effective—method of infectious disease prevention.
Report urges stronger, more consistent state leadership to help end the AIDS epidemic in the United States.
As HIV cases among injecting drug users continue to rise in Scott County, Indiana, amfAR CEO Kevin Robert Frost talks on Huffington Post Live about the importance of syringe exchange programs.
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