World AIDS Day 2011
Our yearly commemoration of AIDS Day includes our award-winning film series "Faces of AIDS," as well as resources and a round-up of first-rate editorial features on the state of the epidemic.
As Mayor Michael Bloomberg honored HIV/AIDS service providers at his annual World AIDS Day breakfast at Gracie Mansion, he announced proposed budget cuts to programs that help New Yorkers with the virus.
Buildings in downtown Boston and Providence were illuminated red in commemoration of World AIDS Day on Thursday, Dec. 1, while Rhode Island’s First Lady was among the public figures who participated in events to mark the day throughout the region.
Speaking at a World AIDS Day candlelight vigil in Dupont Circle on Thursday, Dec. 1, District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray stressed his administration remains committed to fighting the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Washington.
With roughly 65,000 people living with HIV in Texas, local HIV/AIDS service providers and public health officials used World AIDS Day to encourage testing as a means to further combat the epidemic.
Recent developments in HIV research, from gene therapy to antiretrovirals to long-term remission, continue to provide hope to those living with HIV/AIDS.
From Atlanta to Savannah and Athens, Georgians paused on Thursday, Dec. 1, to commemorate World AIDS Day.
Florida public health officials commemorated World AIDS Day with a virtual memorial to those who have succumbed to the epidemic. With more than 100,000 Floridians with HIV, the state has the country’s third highest HIV/AIDS prevalence rate.
Speaking at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on World AIDS Day on Thursday, Dec. 1, President Barack Obama announced an additional $50 million in funding to combat the domestic epidemic.
Marcus Tibbets joined the U.S. Navy right out of high school. Since becoming a sailor, his life has changed in many ways. This February, he tested positive for HIV.
The web has revolutionized the ways gay men connect, even providing sites catered to those who are HIV-positive. But it can also create a second closet of stigma.