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
On Monday, Aug 17, 2020 ASPPH will present a webinar that features a special issue of Public Health Reports sponsored by CDC that promotes policy research, creation, and implementation as key to addressing HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases and tuberculosis. Dr. Jared Stokes (Editorial Fellow, Public Health Reports) will host the webinar and Ms. Sara Zeigler (Associate Director for Policy at CDC's National Center…07/31/20
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has just awarded $109 million to 32 state and local health departments that represent the 57 jurisdictions across the United States prioritized in the federal initiative Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America (EHE).07/02/20
This web page provides information and statistical data about the geographical distribution of HIV in the United States, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information.06/25/20
CDC has recommended routine opt-out human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing since 2006, but the percentage of ambulatory care visits at which an HIV test is performed has remained low.06/25/20
June 27, 2020 is National HIV Testing Day, which promotes the importance of HIV testing to increase the number of people who are aware of their HIV status. Learn more about the latest research and what CDC is doing to increase HIV testing.