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HIV Research: Paving the Way to COVID Vaccines

The rapid development of COVID vaccines would not have been possible without innovative foundations developed through HIV vaccine research.


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People Living with HIV Should Be Prioritized for Coronavirus Vaccine

Studies have found increased risk of COVID-related hospitalization and mortality among people living with HIV.


Getting PrEP to Key Populations Is Critical to Global Fight Against HIV

amfAR's Greg Millett and TREAT Asia's Dr. Annette Sohn participated in the 2021 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), held virtually March 6-10.

Other News and Features

Connections - Episode 6: COVID & HIV – Jonathan Cohen

Meet Jonathan Cohen, Director of the Global Public Health Program at Open Society Foundations. Jonathan spoke to amfAR about an opinion piece he wrote for STAT News, where he discussed his decision to publicly disclose his HIV status upon getting a Covid-19 vaccination.

Gala for Our Time
Honoring Glenn Close and Dr. Anthony Fauci

It’s not too late to view our free virtual gala! Presentations by Bette Midler and Julia Roberts, and sensational performances by Rita Ora, Kelly Clarkson and Ava Max.

Coronavirus Home

We are constantly gathering new information to keep you up to date on the intersection between HIV and COVID-19. The hard-won lessons of HIV research are informing the race to find effective treatments and a vaccine for COVID-19.


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