Welcome to the HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Division

The mission of the HIV/AIDS Prevention Research Division is to develop and evaluate interventions designed to reduce the spread of HIV and other blood-borne infections. The Division promotes the application of scientifically sound data in the development of public health policies designed to respond to the HIV epidemic.

 



In The News

Dear Colleague: CDC Observes National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

02/05/20

NBHAAD is a day to increase awareness about HIV among African Americans and encourage people to get involved in prevention efforts, get tested, get treatment if they have HIV, and use prevention tools such as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) or condoms if they do not have HIV. It is also a day to work toward reducing HIV-related stigma.

Fact Sheet: HIV and African American Gay and Bisexual Men

02/04/20

This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV and African American gay and bisexual men, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.

MMWR: HIV Testing Outcomes Among Blacks or African Americans - 50 Local U.S. Jurisdictions Accounting for the Majority of New HIV Diagnoses and Seven States with Disproportionate Occurrences of HIV in Rural Areas, 2017

01/30/20

In 2017, blacks accounted for >40% of those tested and new diagnoses in EHE jurisdictions. Compared with whites, more blacks in EHE jurisdictions received a new diagnosis or were identified as a person with previously diagnosed HIV infection.

Fact Sheet: HIV and African Americans

01/30/20

This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV and African Americans, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.

Funding Opportunity Announcement PS20-2010: Integrated HIV Programs for Health Departments to Support Ending the HIV Epidemic in the United States

01/27/20

This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) supports the development and implementation of programs tailored to ending the HIV epidemic in America. Recent scientific advances in HIV prevention and treatment have made ending the HIV epidemic in America a realistic possibility. The purpose of this NOFO is to implement comprehensive HIV programs, that complement programs, such as the Ryan White program and other HHS programs, designed…