Mental and Behavioral Healthcare is Top LGBTQ Healthcare Need, According to Inaugural State of LGBTQ Health™ National Survey
Mental and behavioral health in LGBTQ+ communities is the top issue in LGBTQ healthcare, according to the National Coalition for LGBTQ Health’s Inaugural State of LGBTQ Health™ National Survey, a first-of-its-kind nationwide survey of LGBTQ-serving healthcare providers. The Coalition today, during LGBTQ Pride Month, released a comprehensive report detailing the survey findings.
Today, HealthHIV announces the HealthHIV HIV Prevention Certified Provider™ Certification Program, elevating its HIV prevention education program to a certification of the HIV prevention workforce through the free, online, self-paced CME curriculum. Since 2019, this successful program has trained over 5,000 clinicians and other healthcare professionals on providing effective, comprehensive and culturally competent HIV prevention services.
National Coalition for LGBTQ Health Announces Theme for 20th Annual National LGBTQ Health Awareness Week
The National Coalition for LGBTQ Health announces that the 20th Annual National LGBTQ Health Awareness Week will be held March 21 – 25, 2022 and the theme is LIVE OUT LOUD for LGBTQ Health! The theme encourages everyone to speak openly about all aspects of LGBTQ health, providing an umbrella under which to discuss and raise awareness of mental health, transgender health, and stigma reduction through accessible, affirming, inclusive, and culturally competent healthcare services for LGBTQ individuals.
HealthHIV has been selected as a grantee for Gilead Science’s HIV Age Positively® initiative. A recipient from the initial phase of the program, HealthHIV will continue to engage in efforts to advance its Pozitively Aging program for people aging with HIV (PWH). The program addresses enhanced access and care coordination services for PWH through health services research, advocacy and education.
Washington, DC – December 1, 2022 — Today on World AIDS Day, as we consider the theme Equitable Access, Everyone’s Voice, we reflect on 40 years of HIV and the 36 million lives lost to the epidemic. We also commemorate the heroic efforts of the scientists, policy makers, clinicians, public health workers,
HealthHIV’s Brian Hujdich Delivers Comments to FDA’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee
HealthHIV’s Executive Director delivered comments to the Food and Drug Administration’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee in support of recommending COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for people aged 16 and above.