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Federal Response

HIV Prevention Activities

An estimated 37,600 HIV infections are diagnosed each year, according to the most recent CDC data. The Federal approach to reducing new HIV infections is based …
Federal Response

HIV Testing Activities

Nearly one in seven people living with HIV in the U.S. are unaware of their infection. As a result, they are not accessing the care and treatment they need to s…
Federal Response

Current SMAIF Activities

National Drug Abuse Summit to Address Infectious Disease Consequences of Opioid Crisis

3-15-2017The National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit will take place on April 17-20, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia. (The conference is often referred to as the Hal Rogers co…
Federal Response

HIV Health Improvement Affinity Group

The HIV Health Improvement Affinity Group (HHIAG) offers federal support for state-level efforts to improve rates of sustained virologic suppression among Medic…
FY16 SMAIF Allocations by Agency

Promoting Innovation and Collaboration: SMAIF Awards Strengthen Response to HIV Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities

11-21-2016We have made incredible progress in HIV treatment and prevention, but too many Americans from all walks of life still get HIV, and too people with HIV are dying…
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SMAIF-Funded HRSA Grant Opportunity Will Expand Use of Community Health Workers to Improve Access to HIV Care

6-29-2016Community health workers (CHWs) can play a key role in linking people living with HIV to critical medical care and providing ongoing support to help them naviga…
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SMAIF Supports HRSA Grant Opportunity to Address HIV Care Continuum in Southern Metropolitan Areas

6-22-2016The south lags behind much of the rest of the nation on a number of key outcomes including viral suppression and survival among people living with HIV. To help …

Strengthening Federal Efforts on PrEP and PEP

6-8-2016Improving knowledge about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and access for those who need it most are national priorities. In order to promote and improve the dis…
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Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Fund Supports SAMHSA Effort to Enhance Syringe Services Partnerships

5-18-2016The Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative Fund (SMAIF) supports efforts to prevent new HIV infections and reduce drop-offs along the HIV care continuum for rac…